Bill Hybl is Chairman and CEO of El Pomar Foundation. He is President Emeritus of the United States Olympic Committee having served during four Olympic Games when he led the United States Olympic Team Delegations at the 1992 Olympic Winter Games in Albertville, France, and the 1992 Olympic Games in Barcelona, Spain. In 1998, he again led the U.S. Team at the Olympic Winter Games in Nagano, Japan, and, in 2000, at the Olympic Games in Sydney, Australia. In March 2003, he was elected Chairman of IFES and 2008 became Vice Chairman. He serves as Vice Chairman of the board for The Fund for American Studies. Bill also serves as Chairman and CEO of the U.S. Olympic Endowment and as Chairman of the Air Force Academy Foundation and The Hundred Club of Colorado Springs.
He was Special Counsel to President Reagan in Washington DC in 1981. He also served as Vice Chairman of the U.S. Advisory Commission on Public Diplomacy from 1990-1997, and Chairman from 2008 to present having been appointed by Presidents’ George W. Bush and Barak Obama and confirmed by the U.S. Senate. In 2001, Bill was appointed U.S. Representative to the 56th General Assembly of the United Nations. He was appointed in 2013 and confirmed by the Colorado Senate in 2014 as a board member of the Colorado State Fair Board of Authority.
Bill currently serves as Vice Chair of The Broadmoor Hotel and Chair of Garden City Company, Garden City KS. He serves on the Board of FirstBank Holding Company, Lakewood CO. He is a 1964 graduate of The Colorado College with a B.A., and the University of Colorado School of Law in Boulder with a J.D. in 1967.
Bill and his wife, Kathy, live in Colorado Springs and have two sons and six grandchildren.