Executive Board

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Matt Alexander

Neighborhood Goods

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Jon Altschuler (Chair)

Altschuler and Company

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Anthony Emil Aramoonie, M.D.

U.S. Anesthesia Partners

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Kathryn Arata

Civic and Philanthropic Leader

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Stephen Arata

Caiman Energy, LLC


Liz Armstrong (Past Chair)

Vintner, Epoch Estate Wines

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William Armstrong

Armstrong Oil and Gas, Inc.

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Lucy Bannon

NexPoint Ventures

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Steven Booth

Robert W. Baird & Co.


Jasmine Brand

President, The Start Creative Agency


Mitchell Brown

Lockton Companies

Anthony Bruce

CEO, Applied Predictive Technologies

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Diane Bumpas

Civic and Philanthropic Leader

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Richie L. Butler

St. Paul United Methodist Church and Prescott Realty Group

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M.J. Castelo

Managing Member & CEO, Andretti Group

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Jonathan Childers

Partner, Lynn Pinker Hurst & Schwegmann


Kelly Compton (Vice Chair)

The Hoglund Foundation

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Jeanne Tower Cox

Civic and Philanthropic Leader

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C. David Cush

Civic and Philanthropic Leader

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Nancy Dedman

Civic and Philanthropic Leader

Dedman College

Robert Dedman, Jr.

President and CEO, DFI Management, Ltd.
Dedman College

Kelly Ann Doughty

Civic and Philanthropic Leader
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Lauren Embrey

Embrey Family Foundation


Lance Etcheverry

Investment Manager
Dedman College

Lisa Fortson

Civic and Philanthropic Leader

Lawrence Gardner

President Commercial Real Estate Services

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Margaret Elizabeth Grahsl

JP Morgan


M. Scott Gray

Managing Partner, Redevelopment Capital Partners, LLC


Ben Hautt

Stream Reality Partners
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Frederick B. Hegi, Jr.

Wingate Partners


Jane Henderson

Chief Financial Officer and Chief Business Officer, Adagio Therapeutics
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William Hines

Ridgelake Energy

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Delia Jasso

Civic and Philanthropic Leader
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Leandre Johns

General Manager, Uber Technologies for North and West Texas

Matt Johnson

Matt Johnson

Managing Director, Sowell and Company


Barrett Kingsriter

Investment Banker

Ashlee Kleinert

Ruthie’s Rolling Café

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Jason Kulas

CFO, Exeter Finance

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Diny Nolan Landen

Vantage Communications, Inc.


Jason H. F. Lovelady


Dedman College

Paul B. Loyd, Jr.

PBL Investments

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Allen Madden

Alliant insurance Services


Ken Malcolmson

CEO, North Dallas Chamber of Commerce
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Sally Mashburn

Dr. Bob and Jean Smith Foundation

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Lynn McBee

Young Women's Preparatory Network; New England Biolabs


Dana McGowan

Retired Attorney


Kirk McKinnon

Senior Vice President, Avatar Investments
Dedman College

Scott McLean

Zions Bancorporation; Amegy Bank of Texas

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Carmen McMillan

Life and Health Insurance Planning


David Neher

Lincoln Property Company
Dedman College

Janine Ng

Financial Analyst

Kevin O’Meara

CEO, DIRTT Environmental Solutions, Ltd.


John Phelan

MSD Capital, L.P.

Dedman College

Jeanne Phillips

Hunt Consolidated, Inc.

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Elizabeth Pitts

Eponymous New York (Handbags)


Steve Preston

North American Development Group
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David Pruner

Partner, Heidrick & Struggles


Betty Regard

Civic and Philanthropic Leaders

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Chris Schwegmann

Lynn Pinker Hurst & Schwegmann

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Douglas Smellage

Lawns of Dallas

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Andy Smith, Jr.

Executive Director, Texas Instruments Foundation

Dedman College

Gloria Snead

Civic and Philanthropic Leader


Haynes Strader, Jr.

Chief Development Officer, Skybox Datacenters

Dedman College

Ali (Alan) R. Taghdisi

Taghdisi Real Estate

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Javier Velez Bautista

CEO: Mission Foods

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Kathryn Waldrep

Physician, OB-Gyn
Dedman College

Richard Ware

Amarillo National Bank


Robert E. (Bob) Warren, Jr.

Retired Lawyer

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Jane Wetzel

Civic and Philanthropic Leader


Myra N. Williams, Ph.D.


Scott H. Wilson

SRP Medical

Whitney Wolfe Herd Founder and CEO of Bumble

Whitney Wolfe Herd

Founder and CEO of Bumble

Mari Woodlief

Co-Owner, CEO, and President, Allyn Media

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Kimberly Yamanouchi

Retired Prof. of Anesthesiology from UTSW Medical Center

Ex Officio Members

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Brad Cheves

Vice President for Development and External Affairs

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Thomas DiPiero

Elisabeth Martin Armstrong Dean and Professor of World Languages and Literatures and English


Dedman College

Elizabeth G. Loboa

Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs

Dedman College

David B. Miller

Miller Family Office

Dedman College

Gerald Turner