AZBio Board of Directors

Kathleen Traylor, M.D.

Director, State Government Affairs


Dr. Kathleen (Kiki) Traylor  was elected  to the AZBio Board of Directors in January of 2014.  She currently serves as co-chair of the AZBio Government Affairs Committee.  

Dr. Traylor joined Amgen Global Government Affairs team in 2007.  A physician and former Colorado State Senator, she focuses on state legislative issues in Colorado, Wyoming, South Dakota, North Dakota, Kansas, New Mexico, Arizona, Texas, and Oklahoma.

Dr. Traylor  served through 2006 as a member of the Colorado State Senate, where she sat on the Health and Human Services and Judiciary Committees.  She is a graduate of the University of Colorado School of Medicine (M.D. with Honors) and Stanford University (B.A., Human Biology).

She has actively treated patients for the past 19 years, practicing primary care pediatrics in private practice, hospital-based primary care, insurance-based managed care, and foster care clinic settings. Based in Denver, Colorado,  she is currently affiliated with Children’s Hospital Colorado and the University of Colorado School of Medicine (Associate Clinical Professor), where she sees patients every week in the Foster Care Clinic.