Matt Carpenter

Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer

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Matt Carpenter is Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer and Corporate Secretary for El Pomar Foundation.  He joined El Pomar in 1999 as a participant in the  Fellowship program and now oversees grants office and program operations. He currently serves on the Board of Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, on the Board of Air Force Academy Foundation, as Chair of the Board of Philanthropy Southwest, and on the Pikes Peak Regional Leadership Forum.

Matt is a graduate of the U.S. Air Force Academy with a bachelor's degree in political science, and earned a master's degree in public administration from the University of Colorado Colorado Springs, with an emphasis on nonprofit management.