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Cassandra Stratton, wife of Michael Stratton, among missing in Florida condo collapse.

The wife of an attorney who has deep ties in Colorado’s Democratic Party is among the people missing in the beachfront condo building collapse in Florida.

Cassandra Stratton is among the 100 people who were considered missing Thursday afternoon. She is the wife of Michael Stratton, a Durango native and senior policy director with the law firm Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck.

Michael Stratton has decades of frontline experience in Democratic politics, including playing an active role in the campaigns of Sen. Michael Bennet and former Gov. John Hickenlooper, according to his BHFS biography. He has served as a member of the Democratic National Committee.

On Thursday night the law firm confirmed that his wife Cassandra is among the missing in the building collapse. A Florida television station reported on Thursday that Michael Stratton was flying to the state from Colorado.

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