George Mentz JD MBA has joined the CSC Civil Service Commission which is a government position where Mentz was nominated and elected by unanimous vote confirmation. The Civil Service Commission administers the rules governing classification, employment, promotion, discipline, and conduct of the city’s civil service employees in the uniformed peace officers, police and fire departments. The CSPD Colorado Springs Police Department budget is approximately $140 million per year. Over 1,000 employees serve the CSPD Colorado Springs Police Department while the CSFD Fire Department has 23 fire stations and 467 full time uniformed firefighters. The Fire Department budget is well over $80 Million per year.
The Colorado Springs Metro Budget is over $1 Billion Per year and the City is over 198 Square Miles in Size which is the 45th largest City in the USA larger in size than the cities of: Atlanta, New Orleans, Denver, Las Vegas, Orlando, Raleigh, and Detroit. Colorado Springs has repeatedly been ranked as a top city to live in the USA.
Commissioner George Mentz JD MBA CILS is an international lawyer and professor who has consulted for and volunteered for several US presidents, served as a White House Commissioner for Presidential Scholars, and worked or visited in over 40 nations worldwide. Mentz is an international award winning author and education executive based in the United States and has an earned MBA and a Doctor of Jurisprudence degree along with a US law license and CILS graduate international law certificate.
Mentz presently serves on the Board of Directors of the TRE The Resource Exchange which provides over $25 million per year helping children and families. Mentz also serves on the Board of Directors of the Loyola University Alumni, and serves the government as a Commissioner on the Airport Commission which has a $3 billion per year impact on the region. Furthermore, Mentz has taught or designed over 300 courses in law and business over the last 25 years, authored over 50 books and audio books, and has provided hundreds of scholarships for those in need over the last two decades. Mentz is the CEO and General Counsel of the Global Academy of Finance & Management which is an ESQ accredited ISO 21001 Certified Education Body, and still serves on graduate faculty for a “Top Tier” US Law School as a wealth management law professor. Mentz is a member of various charitable groups and organizations which are devoted to helping people, bringing peace, and enabling jobs and prosperity.
Being part Sicilian with Egyptian, Hispanic, and Native American ancestry, Mentz enjoys genealogy, history, and serving as the titular Seigneur of the Fief Blondel in Guernsey. Mentz has been the keynote speaker for events in Asia, Africa, India, China, Arabia, and for European companies and has a passion for teaching and giving back to the community.
Mentz can be contacted for interviews teaching or speaking at www.GMentz.com