Tower Center Board of Directors

The Tower Center Board of Directors serves as the Center's advisory panel. The board is composed of three Lifetime Directors, 14 Honorary Directors, four University Directors, and 37 Elected Directors. The Board of Directors is responsible for providing the Center with advice and direction, as well as maintaining the financial health of the Center through active fundraising.

 

Dan Branch, Chair 
Winstead

 

Marjorie Adams
Marjorie Adams, Inc.

 

Hugh C. Akin
Philanthropist and Community Leader 

 

Allie Beth Allman
Allie Beth Allman & Associates

 

Lucy Bannon
Highland Capital Management

 

Lucy Billingsley
Billingsley & Co.

 

Jan Hart Black
Philanthropist and Community Leader

 

Edward Blessing
Blessing Petroleum Group

 

Cullum Clark
George W. Bush Institute

 

Richard H. Collins
iStation

 

Penny Tower Cook, Lifetime Director
Philanthropist

 

Berry Rife Cox, Lifetime Director
Cox Partners, Inc.

 

Jeanne Tower Cox, Lifetime Director 
SMU Trustee, Philanthropist, Community Leader

 

Rachael Dedman
Philanthropist, Community Leader

 

Robert A. Estrada
Estrada Hinojosa

 

Alan D. Feld
Akin, Gump, Strauss, Hauer & Feld

 

Edwin Flores
Chalker Flores, LLB

 

Darab Ganji
Best Associates

 

Linda Gibbons
Philanthropist and Community Leader

 

Don M. Glendenning
Locke Lord

 

Joseph M. Grant
Texas Capital Bank
Nancy Halbreich
Philanthropist and Community Leader

 

Gene C. Jones
Philanthropist and Community Leader

 

Robert W. Jordan
Philanthropist and Community Leader

 

Enrique Marroquin
Hunt Mexico

 

Tom Marsh
Philanthropist and Community Leader

 

Vidal Martinez
Martinez Partners LLP

 

Linda McFarland
Philanthropist and Community Leader

 

Sarah F. Perot
Hillwood

 

Jeanne L. Phillips
SMU Trustee, Hunt Consolidated, Inc.

 

Holly Reed
Philanthropist and Community Leader

 

Peggy Sewell
Philanthropist and Community Leader

 

Joe H. Staley, Jr.
Staley PC

 

John P. Tatum, II
Genesco Sports

 

Carter Tolleson
Tolleson Wealth Management

 

Roger W. Wallace
Pioneer Natural Resources

 

James Williams
Community Leader

 

Brad Cheves, ex officio
Luisa del Rosal, ex officio
Thomas DiPiero, ex officio
James F. Hollifield, ex officio

Honorary Board of Directors
The Honorable William L. Ball III
The Honorable William S. Cohen
The Honorable Richard W. Fisher
The Honorable J. French Hill
The Honorable Karen P. Hughes
The Honorable Kay Bailey Hutchison
The Honorable Tom Loeffler
The Honorable Frederick D. McClure
Dr. Nicholas Rostow
The Honorable Joseph Richard Straus III
The Honorable Carole Keeton Strayhorn