About Bob Schutt

Experience for Our Communities

Meet Bob Schutt Candidate for Gunnison County Commissioner

I am not a traditional politician and represent a change from the establishment.  Please share your thoughts and concerns.  I am a good listener and will give your issues attention!  You may contact me via email, phone, text, or mail.  I look forward to hearing from you.

Who am I?

  • U.S. Air Force Academy graduate
  • Vietnam and Desert Storm veteran
  • Decorated combat fighter pilot
  • Attended medical school on G.I. Bill
  • Surgeon for Shriners Hospitals for Children
  • Medical School Chairman, Department of Orthopedic Surgery
  • Attended Harvard University Advanced Management Program
  • Alpine Orthopedics physician and surgeon
  • Gunnison County homeowner for 33 years
  • Gunnison Valley Hospital Board Member

Why am I seeking this elected position?

  • Sense of commitment to represent the needs of Gunnison County citizens
  • Strong desire to support a vision that life in Colorado and Gunnison County can be better
  • Need to affect positive change in how Coloradans tax dollars are being spent

How will I make a difference?

  • As a very good listener, I will address concerns and issues
  • I will research and educate myself to ensure a complete understanding of the subject matter through open communication with my constituents
  • I will work tirelessly to change the hearts and minds of fellow politicians to increase their understanding of our needs
  • I am driven by the issues of healthcare and education and what we will be leaving our children
  • I support Colorado ranchers, farmers and all business owners working hard to succeed

Why choose me?

  • Solid leadership experience
  • Lived under the U.S. Air Force Academy Honor Code as a cadet which has continued to be the standard by which I live my life
  • Strong spirit to serve fellow Coloradans
  • Fiscally responsible


Contact Bob

Email: Bob.Schutt@gmail.com

Phone: (970) 275-4310

Friends of Bob Schutt
PO Box 3790
Crested Butte, CO 81224