Ken Lucas NavyName: Ken Lucas

Place of Birth: Des Moines, Iowa

Personal History: MPA & BA from Drake University & MBA Finance & Accounting from Regis University. Married 45 years; two sons Mikael and Ken II

Place of Recruitment: Des Moines, Iowa

Branch of Service: U.S. Navy

Class: Petty Officer 2nd Class

Military Occupation: Ships Office - Personnel

Service History: Served from June 1966 - May 1971. Served three tours of duty in Vietnam aboard the Saint Paul (CA 73). She made five Western Pacific deployments for Vietnam, April 1971. Her 8-inch and 5-inch guns were kept busy supporting U.S. and allied troops in South Vietnam and bombarding coastal targets in the North. USS Saint Paul decommissioned in 1971, following 26 years of continuous active service including combat in three wars.

Commendations & Honors: 

  • U.S. Navy Combat Veteran
  • Combat Action Ribbon
  • Vietnam Service Metal with three stars
  • Presidential Unit Commendation Ribbon
  • Gallantry Cross Ribbon
  • National Defense Service Metal
  • Good Conduct Metal 

Present Location: Centennial, CO

What’s Your Centennial Connection? City Council & Mayor Pro Tem; Budget Committee, Broadband Technical Committee, Urban Drainage and Flood Control BOD, Next Century Cities Board Member , Civic Center Park Amphitheater Committee 2013.

  • Applications for Centennial 101, a free program to discover how our City works, are available until Friday, June 30. In just seven weeks participants will be involved in fun and engaging lessons whi...

  • The City of Centennial and Arapahoe Libraries are hosting an evening full of family fun and entertainment Saturday, June 24. Local band favorite, 6 Million Dollar Band will be performing live, fo...

  • Last August, the City of Centennial launched Go Centennial, a streamlined, innovative and tech-savvy approach for people to get to and from the Dry Creek Light Rail Station in Centennial. Go Centenni...

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  • The results are in! Centennial Center Park’s splash pad ranked fifth on USA Today’s latest 10Best Readers' Choice travel award contest. Seattle’s International Fountain came in first. Travel experts ...

  • Centennial Airport is closing the main runway, RWY 17L/35R, beginning May 30 as crews begin a federally-funded surface rehabilitation project. The closure will remain in effect through July 6, 2017. ...

  • The City of Centennial and Matt Sturgeon have successfully negotiated the terms and conditions of a contract for Mr. Sturgeon to serve as Centennial’s next City Manager.  The employment agreement rec...

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