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El Pomar Welcomes Three New Trustees


El Pomar Foundation is pleased to announce the election of Lt Gen Michael Gould, Timothy Travis and Jen Johnson Livsey to the Foundation’s Board of Trustees.

Lt. Gen. Michael Gould, USAF (Ret.) will serve as the board’s Special Trustee, a position designed to advise the board on an area of interest to the Trustees while acting as a full voting member of the board. General Gould served as the Superintendent of the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colorado from 2009 to July 2013. Prior to assuming the position of Superintendent, he was Director of Operations and Plans, U.S. Transportation Command, Scott Air Force Base, III.  His operational and staff assignments include Air Force aide to the President and senior military assistant to the Secretary of the Air Force. General Gould is a command pilot with more than 3,000 hours in a variety of aircraft. Gould and his wife, Paula, plan to retire in the Colorado Springs community.

Timothy Travis will serve as the Denver Metro Trustee. A lifetime resident of Colorado, Travis has been the president and chief executive officer for Eaton Metal Products and Eaton Sales and Service since 1981. Travis currently serves numerous nonprofit boards statewide including, the Board of Directors for the University of Colorado Health System, CoBiz Financial, the National Western Stock Show, and Raffles Insurance Co. Ltd.

Jen Johnson Livsey will act as the board’s Fellowship Alumni Trustee, a position reserved for graduates of the Foundation’s Fellowship program. Livsey travels the nation as a drought insurance specialist for Texas Farm Credit, an agricultural bank.  She is also a co-founder of, an online marketplace for pasture leases, and consults for Estancia Beef, a grass-fed beef company based in California.  Livsey worked as an El Pomar Fellow from 2007-2009. A resident of Denver, she is a committee member for the Coors Art Young Guns and a board member on the Young Producers Council of the National Cattlemen's Beef Association.