Patrick Vaughn, Growth Fund Operating Director – Non Energy responsible for overseeing the Southern Ute Indian Tribe’s
off-reservation real estate and private equity business units with a combined market value in excess of $1.1 billion.
Serves as a director on the Growth Fund Management Committee which advises the Tribal Council on all of its enterprise
business investments which include real estate, private equity, energy exploration and production and midstream companies.
Previously Pat was President and Chief Operating Officer of GF Properties Group – the real estate investment company of
the Southern Ute Indian Tribe Growth Fund. GF Properties Group is a diversified $800 million company with investments
across the U.S. in Apartments, Hotel, Industrial, Mixed-Use, Office, Retail and Land Development properties.
Pat has been directly involved in developing and managing income properties and large scale land development
projects for over 30 years. Pat also served as Vice President and Mountain Region Manager for Terrabrook,
the largest developer of master-planned communities in the United States at the time. His responsibilities included
managing local project teams in Denver, Phoenix, Salt Lake City and Southern California in charge of ten planned
communities. Pat also served as the President of Park Land Company, a Denver based income property owner/manager
and land developer. Pat earned a Bachelor’s degree in Geophysics from the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville.