Travis Smith has served as Superintendent of the San Luis Valley Irrigation District since 1992. Travis is also Rio Grande Basin Director on the Colorado Water Conservation Board and Rio Grande Basin IBCC member. Project Leader of the Rio Grande Cooperative Project and chairman of RWEACT. Travis is a strong advocate for the Rio Grande Basin by building partnerships based on trust and respect with in the water user community. Travis and his wife Maureen ranch on San Francisco Creek near Del Norte.