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Board of Advisors

Meet Our Leaders

The Board of Advisors is an exclusive leadership opportunity and networking program for senior executives of top investor member companies.

For more information about the Board of Advisors program and eligibility, contact Diana Rivas-Smith, Vice President of Member Services, at 214.746.6744 or drsmith@dallaschamber.org.

1820 Productions, Sara Madsen Miller, COO/Co-Owner

7-Eleven, Inc., Stan Reynolds, Chief Financial Officer & Chief Administrative Officer

Acadian Ambulance Service of Texas, Justin Back, Regional Vice President, North Texas

Accenture, Anju Bhagat, Accenture Dallas Managing Director

Active Network, Dana Jones, CEO

AECOM, Wendy Lopez, Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Manager

Aegis Therapies, Neil Kurtz, President & CEO

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, Michelle A. Reed, Partner

AlixPartners LLP, Stephanie Anderson, North Texas Market Leader and Managing Director

Altair Global, Chad Sterling, Chief Executive Officer

Amegy Bank of Texas, Kirk Wiginton, President & CEO – Dallas Region

American Airlines, Inc., Chuck Allen, Government Affairs

American Heart Association, Dallas Division, Melissa Cameron, Executive Director

Andrews Distributing Company of North Texas, Katy Wittig, Director of Marketing

Andrews Kurth LLP, Mark Solomon, Managing Partner – Dallas Office

Armanino LLP, Perry Kaufman, Managing Partner

At Home, Valerie Davisson, Chief People Officer

AT&T, Mike Peterson, Vice President, External Affairs

Atmos Energy Corporation, Susan Harris, Manager of Public Affairs Mid-Tex Division

Austin Industries, David B. Walls, President & CEO

Axxess, John Olajide, President & CEO

Bain & Company, Inc., Hernan Saenz, Managing Partner

Baker & McKenzie, LLP, Aaron Scow, Partner

Baker Botts L.L.P., Courtney York, Partner

Balfour Beatty, Eric Krueger, Executive Vice President – Texas Division

Bank of America, Steven A Mackenzie, Senior Credit Products Manager

Bank of Texas, Mandy Austin, Senior Vice President and Manager, Commercial Banking

Barnes & Thornburg, Mark W Bayer, Managing Partner

Baylor Scott & White Health, John McWhorter, Chief Operating Officer

BB&T, Rob Bowlby, President – North Texas Region

BBVA Compass, Key Coker, Dallas Market CEO

BDO USA LLP, Ted Vaughan, Office Managing Partner

BE&K Building Group, Steve Olson, Chief Operating Officer

The Beck Group, Kip Daniel, Managing Director

Bell Nunnally & Martin LLP, Heath Cheek, Partner

BG Staffing, Inc., Beth Garvey, Chief Operating Officer

Big 12 Conference, Dru Hancock, Senior Associate Commissioner

BKD LLP, Tom Watson, Managing Partner

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas, Darrell Beckett, Divisional Sr. Vice President, Texas Sales & Marketing

Boeing, Stanley A Deal, EVP, The Boeing Co. | President & CEO, Global Services

BOKA Powell, Don Powell, Principal-in-Charge

Boston Consulting Group, Dylan Bolden, Senior Partner & Managing Director

Bottle Rocket, Andrew Sevin, SVP, Business Development

Bracewell LLP, K Brock Bailey, Managing Partner, Dallas

Brierley+Partners, Jim Sturm, President and Chief Executive Officer

Brinker International, Inc., Joe Taylor, Vice President, Corporate Affairs

Business Wise, Inc., Cynthia D. Morris, Regional VP

C.C. Young, Russell Crews, President & CEO

Capital One Bank, Rick Rodman, Middle Market Section Manager & Dallas Market Executive

Carrington, Coleman, Sloman & Blumenthal, L.L.P., Bruce W Collins, Partner/Attorney

CBRE Group, Inc., Michael Caffey, President, TX-OK Division and Latin America

CENTURY 21 Judge Fite Company, Jim Fite, President & CEO

Chase, Jay Clingman, Managing Director

Chickasaw Nation, Brian Campbell, Chief Strategy and Development Officer

Children’s Health System of Texas, Michele Chulick, EVP Corporate Services

Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma, Jennifer Rochat, DFW Sales Manager

CHRISTUS Health, Linda McClung, Senior Vice President & Chief Admin Officer

Citi, Gary Pitcock, Director Commercial Banking

City Electric Supply, Thomas Hartland-Mackie, CEO

Civitas Capital Group, Daniel J Healy, CEO

CliftonLarsonAllen LLP, Rick Baumeister, Managing Principal – Dallas/Fort Worth

ClubCorp USA, Inc., Eric Affeldt, CEO

Coca-Cola Refreshments, Derek McCoy, Vice President, Field Operations

Colliers International, Steve Everbach, President, Central Region

Comerica Bank, Tami Ruderer, Executive Vice President

Commemorative Air Force, Robert Stenevik, President

Commerce Bank, Greg Leftwich, Market President

Commit! Partnership, Todd Williams, Executive Director

Consolidated Communications, Brad Botts, Sr. Director of Sales of Texas Markets

Copart, Jay Adair, CEO

Corgan, Matt McDonald, Associate

Corrigan Investments, Inc., David Corrigan, President

CP&Y, Inc., Pete Patel, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer

Crowe LLP, Dickie Heathcott, Partner

Dallas Baptist University, Jeremy Vickers, Dean of the College of Professional Studies

Dallas County Community College District, Joe D May, Chancellor

Dallas Cowboys Football Club Ltd., David Frey, CFO

Dallas Morning News, Michael Mayer, Chief Revenue Officer

Dallas Stars Hockey Club, Brad Alberts, Executive Vice President – Chief Revenue Officer

Dallas Wings, Greg Bibb, President & CEO

Dallas Women’s Foundation, Roslyn Dawson Thompson, President & CEO

Dal-Tile Corporation, Rod Wedemeier, Vice President, Human Resources

DataMob, Chandler Hatchett, Global Account Manager

Dean Foods Company, Russell F. Coleman, EVP, General Counsel

Deloitte LLP, Jason Downing, Managing Partner, North Texas

DFW International Airport, Sean Donohue, CEO

DHD Films, Hussain Manjee, President

DLR Group Staffelbach, Jo Staffelbach Heinz, President

Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Jason Grissom, Corporate Responsibility Manager

Ebby Halliday Real Estate, Inc., Karen Greene, Vice President/Director

Edelman Public Relations Worldwide, Chris Manzini, General Manager

EMJ Corporation, Ray Catlin, Executive Vice President

EN Consulting, Inc., Erle A Nye, Owner

ESRP, Sharon Morrison, Chief Executive Officer

Estrada Hinojosa & Company, Inc., Noé Hinojosa, Jr., CEO

Etihad Airways, Norman Gregory, Senior Director

Ewing Automotive Group, Finley Ewing,  III, President

Exxon Mobil Corporation, Kevin Murphy, Executive Director, ExxonMobil Foundation

EY, Michelle Vopni, Partner, Assurance Services

Fairmont Dallas, Dan McGowan, GM

FASTSIGNS – Northeast Dallas, Sarosh Nayar, Owner

FASTSIGNS | West Mockingbird, Mark Glenn, CEO | Owner

Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, James Hoard, Public Affairs Officer

FedEx Office, Lissa Smith, Community Relations Advisor

Fidelity Investments, Scott Orr, Vice President, Public Affairs

Fluor Corporation Headquarters, Torrence H. Robinson, Senior Director, Community Affairs and  President, Fluor Foundation

Forest City Texas Inc, Brian J Ratner, President & CEO

Fox Sports Southwest, Steve Simpson, Senior Vice President & General Manager

The Freeman Company, Carrie Freeman Parsons, Vice Chair

Frito-Lay North America, Chris Kuechenmeister, Vice President of Communications

Frost Bank, Paul Koch, Regional President Dallas

Furniture Marketing Group, Greg Almond, President

Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP, Stephen D. Good, Chief Executive Officer

Gensler, Zach Edwards, Principal

George W Bush Foundation, Kenneth Hersh, President & CEO

Goldman Sachs & Co, LLC, Brian Ainsworth, Co-CEO

Grant Thornton LLP, David C Meyer, Central Region Tax Practice Leader

Greenberg Traurig, LLP, Stephen C. Carlin, Shareholder

Gruber Johansen Hail Shank, Mark A Shank, Managing Partner

Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation, Robby Harless, Vice President & General Manager

Gupta & Associates Inc., Puneet Gupta, Vice President

Hall Group, Don Braun, President

Haynes and Boone, Timothy Powers, Partner

HDR Inc., Heidi Higgason, Southern Region Director of Operations

H-E-B/Central Market, Stephen W Butt, President

Heritage Health Solutions Inc., Tonya Clark, CEO

Hill & Wilkinson General Contractors, Greg Wilkinson, Co-Chairman

Hill + Knowlton Strategies, Marvin Singleton, General Manager & EVP

Hilti North America, Avi Kahn, President & CEO

Hilton, Mike Gathright, Senior Vice President Hilton Reservations & Customer Care

Hilton Anatole, Michael D. McGilligan, General Manager

HKS Inc., Daniel H Noble, President & CEO

HNTB Corporation, Stephen Knobbe, Vice President

Hoar Program Management, LLC, Mike E Lanier, President

HollyFrontier Corporation, George Damiris, President & CEO

HPI Real Estate Services & Investments/Ross Tower, John Hardaway, Industrial Partner

HUB International Insurance Services, Martin Yung, President & CEO

Hunt Consolidated, Inc., Jeanne L Phillips, Senior VP – Corporate Affairs and International Relations

IBM Corporation, Gilbert Molinar, Vice President

Imaginuity Interactive, Wade W Owens, Chief Financial Officer

Infomart Data Centers, Scott Mitchell, SVP of Sales and Marketing

Integer Holdings Corporation, Thomas J. Hook, President & CEO

Interceramic, Humberto Maese, Executive Vice President, U.S. Operations

International Leadership of Texas, Eddie Conger, Superintendent

Invitation Homes, John Bartling, President, Chief Executive Officer and Director

Jackson Walker LLP, Jim R. Griffin, Attorney

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc., Brad Davis, North Texas Regional Manager

Jamba Juice, Dave Pace, CEO

JE Dunn Construction, Greg Lorei, President, South Central Region

JLL, David S. Carroll, Chief Operating Officer – DFW

Jones Day, Michael Weinberg, Partner

Ketchum Public Relations, James M Peters, Director, Ketchum South

Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP, Kirk T Florence, Partner

KPMG LLP, Manny Fernandez, Dallas Office Managing Partner

Life School, Charles Pulliam, Chief Development Officer

Linebarger Goggan Blair & Sampson, LLP, Bridget Moreno Lopez, Partner

Littler Mendelson, P.C., Sherry Travers, Shareholder

Live Nation, Morgan Katz, Director of Sales – Premium Seats

Locke Lord LLP, Chuck Reeder, Partner, National Head of Corporate Practice Group

Lockheed Martin, Rick H. Edwards, EVP, Missiles and Fire Control

Lockwood, Andrews & Newnam, Inc., Dev Rastogi P.E., Managing Director

Manpower, a ManpowerGroup Company, Sunny Ackerman, VP & General Manager

Mary Kay Inc., Nathan Moore, President, North American Region

McCarthy Building Companies, Inc., Ray Sedey, President

McLarty Capital Partners, Franklin McLarty, Co-Founder and Vice Chairman

Methodist Health System, Laura Irvine, President, Methodist Dallas Medical Center

MHBT, a Marsh & McLennan Agency LLC company, Ryan Bowles, Principal

Microsoft Corporation, Lane Sorgen, General Manager, South Central US

Miller, Egan, Molter & Nelson LLP, Shane M Egan, Partner

MINT Dentistry, Dr. Field Harrison DDS, CEO

Mission Foods USA, Javier Velez, President & CEO

Moss Adams LLP, Clay Sturgis, Partner in Charge, Austin and Dallas offices

Munck Wilson Mandala, LLP, Jamil N. Alibhai, Shareholder/Attorney/Principal

NEC Corporation of America, Shinsuke Takahashi, President & CEO

New York Life Regional Headquarters, Brent McGilberry, Vice President, Head of Architecture and Strategy

Northwood University, Kevin G Fegan, President – Texas Campus

Norton Rose Fulbright, Jonathan Skidmore, Partner-In-Charge Dallas Office

NTT DATA Inc., Mike Thomas, VP, Sales & Client Management

Omni Dallas Hotel, Ed Netzhammer, RVP Operations

Omnitracs, LLC, Jim Gardner, Vice President – Marketing

ONCOR, Charles Elk, Vice President

Origin Bank, Warrie Birdwell, Dallas Regional President

ORIX USA Corporation, Ron K Barger, Senior Managing Director, Head of Operations and General Counsel

Pacific Builders Inc., Geoffrey Gordillo, CFO

Parker University, William E Morgan, President

Parkland Foundation, David E Krause, President & CEO

PDS Tech, Inc., Steven Nickerson, President & CFO

Penske Motor Group, Doug Eroh, Executive Vice President

Perkins+Will, Tom Reisenbichler, Managing Director, Dallas

Pierpont Communication, James Savage, SVP, General Manager

PlainsCapital Bank, James Huffines, President & COO, PlainsCapital Corporation

PNC, Brendan McGuire, Regional President, Texas

Premier Truck Group, Rich Shearing, President

PSA Constructors, Inc., Patrick Aliu, President & CEO

PwC, Scott Moore, Managing Partner for North Texas

Regions Bank, Scott Jones, Vice President

Reliant, an NRG Company, Sandee Treptow, Manager Business Affairs

Rent-A-Center, Mark Speese, CEO

RMG Networks, Bob Michelson, CEO

RSM US LLP, Ty W Beasley, Office Managing Partner

Saulsbury Industries, David J Clem, Senior VP

Sbase Technologies, Bharath Sama, President

Schneider Electric, Jim Sandelin, Senior VP

SCORE Dallas, Terry Toomey, President

Sewell Automotive Companies, Carl Sewell, Chairman

Sheraton Dallas, Mark Sanders, General Manager

Showcall, Spencer Geissinger, Global Director of Business Development

Sidley Austin LLP, Yvette Ostolaza, Dallas Managing Partner

Slalom Consulting, Steve Bacon, Client Service Partner

Southern Glazer’s Wine and Spirits, Thomas Greenlee, Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer

Southern Methodist University, Brad Cheves, Vice President for Development and External Affairs

Southwest Office Systems, Inc., Vince Puente Sr., President – Marketing & Sales

Spectrum Enterprise, Reed Hatfield, Director of Sales – North Texas

Spirit Realty Capital, Michelle Greenstreet, Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer

Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP, Deborah Ryan, Partner / Americas Chair Global Real Estate Practice Group

Stantec, Jim Knight, Executive Vice President

State Farm Insurance Companies, Camille Garcia, Public Affairs Field Manager, South Central Market

Stifel, Michele Powell, Director/Investments

Strasburger & Price, LLP, Bob P Franke, Managing Partner

Summit, Dale W Young, CEO

Susan G Komen, Robert Green, Chief Financial Officer

TDIndustries, Harold MacDowell, CEO

TDJ Enterprises, Darwin Bruce, COO

Teladoc, Gary Britton, VP of Operations

Tenet Healthcare Corporation, Daniel Waldmann, Senior Vice President, Public Affairs

Texans Can Academies, Richard Marquez, President & CEO

Texas A&M University, Robert T Bisor, III, Associate Vice President

Texas Capital Bank, Jim Recer, Managing Director, Regional & Specialty Banking

Texas Central Partners, Holly Reed, Managing Director of External Affairs

Texas Health Resources, Barclay Berdan, CEO

Texas Instruments Incorporated, Gray Mayes, Director, Government Relations

Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, Robert Walker, President & CEO

Texas Star Alliance, Chris Hosek, Principal

Texas Woman’s University, Jennifer Martin, Interim Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs

The Kroger Co., April Martin Nickels, Public Affairs Manager

Thompson & Knight LLP, Michael Stockham, Partner

Thomson Reuters, Salim Sunderji, CFO

Torchmark Corporation, Brian Mitchell, EVP & General Counsel

Toyota Motor North America, Jim Lentz, Chief Executive Officer

Trane Commercial Systems, Kevin Baxter, District Manager

Trinity Groves, LLC, Jim Reynolds, SVP Development & Construction

TrustPoint Management Group, Karl Graf, CEO

Turner Construction Company, Jerry Crawford, Vice President & General Manager

UMB Bank N. A., Zach Fee, President

Universal Mind, Greg Reber, VP Client Services

University of North Texas System, Janet Waldron, Vice Chancellor for Finance

University of Texas at Arlington, Teresea Madden-Thompson, Asst. Vice President, Division for Enterprise Development

University of Texas at Dallas, Hobson Wildenthal, Provost and Vice President

UT Southwestern Medical Center, Ruben Esquivel, Vice President for Community and Corporate Relations

Verizon Wireless Regional Corporate Office, Leslie Hernandez, Director – Business Sales

Village Green Holdings, LLC, Dallas Gregory, Assistant Vice President

Vinson & Elkins LLP, Daniel Tobey, Partner, Commercial & Business Litigation

Vistra Energy, Brad Watson, Senior Director, Corporate Affairs

Walgreens Company – District Office, Connie Latta, Regional Vice President, Texas/Oklahoma

Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP, Courtney Marcus, Co-Managing Partner

Wells Fargo, Cecil Edwards, SVP – Regional Commercial Banking Manager

WFAA-TV, Mike Devlin, President & General Manager

Whitebox Real Estate, Grant H Pruitt, Co-Founder, President, and Managing Director

Whitley Penn, Felix Lozano, III, Partner

Winstead PC, Michelle Rieger, Shareholder; Chair, Construction Practice Group

WorldVentures Holdings, Brian Wing, Chief Operating Officer

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