Dr. Kelly Bowers, LVJUSD

Dr. Kelly Bowers, LVJUSD

Dr. Kelly Bowers, outgoing superintendent of schools for Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District (LVJUSD), has been named as the new CEO and president of Three Valleys Community Foundation, (3VCF) effective Aug. 8.

Bowers will be transitioning from her position at LVJUSD at the end of July and succeeds Nelson Fialho, who has served in an interim role for the foundation since January. A longtime educator, collaborative manager, vibrant community leader and Livermore resident, Bowers was with LVJUSD for more than 23 years – serving in myriad educational and managerial roles before her appointment as superintendent in 2010. She was also cited as the longest-serving unified school superintendent in Alameda and Contra Costa counties when she announced her retirement in early June.