Board of Directors

The DRC is governed by the exceptional leaders who work hard every day to help direct the DRC in its mission to lead the Dallas Region to become the most economically prosperous region.

2022 CHAIR OF THE BOARD

BOB PRAGADA
President and Chief Operating Officer
Jacobs

2023 CHAIR OF THE BOARD

RAFAEL R. LIZARDI
Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer,
Finance and Operations
Texas Instruments, Inc.

2021 CHAIR OF THE BOARD

MICHELLE VOPNI
Dallas Office Managing Partner
Ernst & Young LLP

2020 CHAIR OF THE BOARD

JOHN OLAJIDE
Founder and CEO
Axxess

BOARD SECRETARY

NANCY AVILA
Executive Vice President, Chief Information and Technology Officer
McKesson

PRESIDENT & CEO

DALE PETROSKEY
Dallas Regional Chamber

COO & CFO

ANGELA I. FARLEY
Dallas Regional Chamber