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To enhance educational opportunities and empower youngsters to pursue a life of meaning.


The W.W. Reynolds Foundation supports qualifying organizations, educational institutions, research, educators, and curriculum development that promote a better understanding of the opportunities our civil liberties and the free enterprise economic system provide. 

The W.W. Reynolds Foundation values individualism, freedom, self-reliance, and happiness.


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About Us.

Liz Stapp
Executive Director

Biography: Liz Stapp brings over 15 years of experience in academia to her role as the Executive Director of the W.W. Reynolds Foundation. Previously, she was the Associate Chair and Senior Instructor in the Accounting & Business Law Division at the Leeds School of Business, University of Colorado, Boulder, where she taught Business Ethics, Business Law, Corporate Boards, and the second-year capstone “BASE” course. Liz also served as the Faculty Director of the First- and Second-Year Curriculum, leading efforts to streamline and coordinate required business courses. Liz has been recognized for her excellence in teaching with the Frascona Teaching Excellence Award and the Marinus Smith Award. Her career began at the Daniels College of Business, University of Denver, where she received multiple nominations for teaching awards and was honored as the Outstanding Student Organization Advisor and "Pioneer Professor" by the athletic department. An actively licensed attorney in Colorado for over 20 years, Liz is admitted to practice law before the Supreme Court of the United States, having advised non-profits, startups, and small businesses on various legal and governance issues. She began her legal career at Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher and held two federal clerkships in the U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado. Outside of her professional roles, Liz has served on the Board of Trustees for the Parlando School of Music in Boulder and developed a mock trial curriculum at Boulder Country Day School. She is passionate about leveraging business, education, and the legal system to drive change. Education: College of the Holy Cross, BA Boston University School of Law, JD, cum laude with honors

Board of Directors.

The W.W. Reynolds Board of Directors is committed to honoring the values and intentions of Bill Reynolds. Each Director worked directly with Bill and shares his passion for business, individualism, hard work, entrepreneurship, and the transformative power of education.

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Bill Reynolds 


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Marty McElwain 


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Bob Hottman


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Jane Reynolds


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Gary Powell



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