President of the Board of Directors
Tara Johnson-Brower serves as President of the Board of Directors for LifeGR®. She brings over 15 years of professional development, business finance, and entrepreneurial experience to the organization. In this position, Tara leads the organization in strategic planning, sets short- and long-term goals to ensure the organization is mission-centered and outcome-oriented, and monitors progress of committees and aligns their work with organizational mission and goals.
Prior to co-founding LifeGR®, Tara owned and operated multiple successful businesses, coached high school athletics, and was recognized as an industrywide top 1% independent distributer in the network marketing arena. Tara and Jesse Johnson-Brower have been married over a decade and have two wonderful children together.
Chief Executive Officer
Jesse Johnson-Brower serves as Chief Executive Officer of LifeGR®. He brings over 20 years of combined military and executive leadership experience to the organization. In this position, Jesse oversees day-to-day operations and works with the executive team to set and implement the organization’s strategic vision. He is responsible for ensuring LifeGR® programs and services continue to have the greatest possible impact on the American Heroes and families we serve.
Prior to co-founding LifeGR®, Jesse served as a non-commissioned officer in the 3rd United States Infantry Regiment, Escort to President George W. Bush. As a serial entrepreneur, Jesse has founded and held executive positions in multiple for-profit and non-profit organizations.
Jesse and Tara Johnson-Brower have been married over a decade and have two wonderful children together.
Chief Operating Officer
Ray Bevins serves as Chief Operating Officer for LifeGR®. He brings over 27 years of military experience and leadership to the organization. In this position, Ray oversees the day-to-day administrative and operational functions within the organization.
Prior to joining LifeGR® Ray the Senior Division Construction Engineer Warrant Officer for the 101st Airborne Division. He was combat deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan.
Ray holds a Masters Degree in Organizational Leadership from Brandman University. He has been married over 20 years to his wife Christina, and have three children.