Leadership

Board of Directors

Charlie Amato

San Antonio

Director Emeritus

SWBC
Chairman

Latisha Andrews

Houston


The BETA Foundation
Founder & Superintendent

Todd F. Barth

Houston

Vice President
Director Nominations

Bowers Properties
President

Mary Bass

Houston


SpencerStewart
Consultant

Eric Bing

Houston

Director Emeritus

The College of Health Care Professions
CEO, Partner, Board Member

Bruce Blakemore

San Antonio 


Primavera Resources
President

Amanda Brock

Houston

President/Chairwoman Elect

Solaris Midstream Holdings
President

Mary Rose Brown

San Antonio

Director Emeritus

NuStar
Executive Vice President,
Administration

Leland R. Burk

Dallas


Burk Interests
President

Janet Campbell

San Antonio


Dominion Aesthetic
Technologies
Founder and Executive
Chairman of the Board

Amy Chronis

Houston


Deloitte
Managing Partner

Jim w. Collins

McAllen


Vantage Bank Texas &
Rioco Partners
Chairman

Will Collins

San Antonio


Terracor Real Estate
Founder and CEO

Jordan W. Cowman

Dallas

Director Emeritus

GreenbergTraurig
Shareholder

Jim A. Cummins, Jr.

Houston


Eltron Corporation
President

Tres Evans

Dallas


Alvarez & Marsal
Senior Director

Carolyn Faulk

houston


A&C Plastics
CEO

Jeff b. Ferguson

Dallas


Ernst & Young
Partner

Tilman J. Fertitta

Houston

Director Emeritus

Landry’s
Chairman, President & CEO

Douglas L. Foshee

Houston


Sallyport Investments
Founder and Owner

Pat Frost

San Antonio


Frost Bank
President

Brian W. Garrison

San Antonio

Vice President
Finance & Audit

Covenant Multifamily Offices
Former Chief Operating Officer
and Chief Compliance Officer

W. Carl Glaw, Jr.

Houston


GLO CPAs
Founder, Managing Partner

Vicky Gunning

Dallas


Locke Lord
Co-Chair Finance, Banking
& Real Estate
Managing Partner-Dallas Office

Kerry Hall

Austin


Texas Capital Bank
Executive Managing Director

Larry M. Hanrahan, MD, MBA

Houston

Vice President
Scholar Alumni Association

PwC
Former Principal

Harriet Marmon Helmle

San Antonio


Covenant
Director of Client Relations

Christine Hollinden

Houston


Hollinden | marketers + strategists
Founding Principal

David Huntley

Dallas

Member-at-Large

AT&T
Senior Executive Vice President
& Chief Compliance Officer

Clay D. Jett

San Antonio


Spirit of Texas Bank
Regional Chairman – Central Texas

Mark M. Johnson

San Antonio

Director Emeritus

Juris Medicus
President

Jon P. Karp

Dallas

Chairman

Whitley Penn
Tax and Consulting Partner

John G. Keeton

San Antonio

Member-at-Large

Covenant
Senior Wealth Advisor

Shaun D. Kennedy

San Antonio

Past Chairman (2019)
Ex-Officio

Juris Medicus
Executive Vice President

Walter Kinzie

Fort Worth

Vice President
Development

Encore Live
Founder and CEO

Jeff Love

Houston

Director Emeritus

Locke Lord – Houston
Chairman and Senior Partner

Ross D. Margraves, Jr.

Houston

Director Emeritus

Winstead
Shareholder

D. Leigh Martin

Houston

Member-at-Large

Martin | Shanahan
Broker Partner

Shannon K. McClendon

Austin

Executive Committee Secretary

Demand Control 2
President & Co-Founder

D. Kirk McDonald

SAN ANTONIO

Vice President
Administration

Zachry Exploration, LLC
President & Chief Operating Officer

Reba Cardenas McNair

Brownsville

Director Emeritus

Cardenas Development Company
President

Diane S. Mcnulty, PhD

Dallas

Vice President
Scholar Award & Endowment

UT-Dallas Naveen Jindal
School of Management
Associate Dean

Evan Melrose, MD, MBA

Austin

Member-at-Large

Spindletop Capital
Founding Managing Director

LaRhesa moon

SAN ANTONIO


Articulate Strategic Communication
Founder, Lead Strategist, CEO

J. Scott Moore

Dallas


PwC
Greater Texas Managing Partner

Dainel Parsley

Houston


GPG Ventures – Houston
Managing Partner

Norman Paul

San antonio


SWBC PEO
CEO

David Peacock

Dallas


Messick, Peacock & Associates
Partner, WPA

Charles Philpott

Houston

Past Chariman (2018)

AON
Regional Managing Director

Mark Plunkett

Dallas


Hilltop Holdings
Executive Vice President

Hilltop Opportunity Partners
Chief Investment Officer

Ashok Rao

Houston


Several Early Stage Ventures
Principal Investor & Chairman

Brad Rejebian

Dallas


Washington Federal
Division Manager, Commercial and Industrial

Katie C. Reynolds

San AnTonio


Silver Eagle Beverages
Director of Corporate Affairs

Caswell O. Robinson, Jr.

Dallas

Director Emeritus

PlainsCapital Bank
President – Hillcrest

David Rodriguez

Austin


Richards Rodriguez & Skeith LLP
Founding Partner

Jay Rogers

Houston


International Bank of Commerce
– Houston
President & CEO

Rose Rougeau

Houston


Kinder Institute for Urban Research
Senior Director

Kevin J. Ryan

Dallas


Merit Energy Company
SVP/CFO

John Sarvadi

Houston


Texas Capital Bank
Executive Managing Director

Jason L. Signor

Dallas

Past Chairman (2017)

Big Sky Funds, LLC
Chief Executive Officer
& Managing Partner

Bill Swanstrom

Houston


Locke Lord
Partner

Henry J.N. Taub, II

Houston

Director Emeritus

KitchCo Capital Corporation
President

Jessica Whitacre Thorne

Dallas

Vice President Awards

Estes Thorne & Carr
Member, Managing Partner

McHenry T. Tichenor, Jr.

Dallas

Director Emeritus


Tichenor Ventures
President

Peggy Walker

San Antonio


Bank of America
Managing Director, Private Client Manager

Tim Wallace

Dallas

Director Emeritus

Trinity Industries
President & CEO

Welcome Wilson, Jr.

Houston


Welcome Group
President & CEO

JAY YARID

DALLAS


AETNA
Vice President, Sales
– National Accounts

Jim Young

Dallas

Director Emeritus


Executive Coach, Master Pollinator

Bill ZartLer

Houston


Solaris Oilfield Infrastructure
Founder, Chairman and CEO

Solaris Midstream
Founder and CEO

Amanda Domashk

President


Gap Strategies
Consultant

Veronica Gaskey

VP of Alumni Association Business


Valerian Ume-Ezeoke Hope Scholarship
Co-Founder

Lauren Cornell

VP of Strategy


NovoThelium
Co-Founder

Hazem Elshorbagy

VP of Memberships


Honeywell
Business Development Manager

Kenady Shope

VP of Events

MusicalWriters.com
Chief Organizational Officer

Carroll Sr. High School
AP Statistics Math Teacher

Barton Cromeens

VP of Marketing Communications


BC Media
CEO, Founder

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