John Wright Hickenlooper Jr. is an American politician, scientist, and businessman who was the 42nd governor of Colorado from 2011 to 2019. He is a member of the Democratic Party. Hickenlooper was briefly a candidate for the Democratic nomination for President of the United States in 2020. He is seen as a potential candidate for the United States Senate in the 2020 election.
Born in Narberth, Pennsylvania, Hickenlooper is a graduate of Wesleyan University.