Our Boards

Board of Directors

James Stewart (Chair) Partner, Longfellow Group LP
Karen Allen Senior Buyer, Harris County Purchasing
Jason S. Arnoldy Vice President, Intervale Capital, LLC
Bill Boyce Partner, Alexander Dubose & Jefferson LLP
Berthinia Brown, LCDC Counselor, Edwards Counselor
Kate Butler Investment Manager, Rice Management Company
Gisela Cherches Education Advocate
GG Craig Sr Specialist, Bain & Company
Mark Desjardins Headmaster, St. John’s School
Anna Eastman Education Policy Consultant
Marcia Nadel Fiman JD, LMFT
Jessica Hinojosa Organic Geo Chemist, Shell
Ronald Jackson Development Consultant
Jennifer Laporte Education Advocate
Rebecca Luks Vice President, Martin Fein Interests, Ltd
Ruthie Miller Marketing Director, Salesforce.com
Richard Moore Managing Director, Scotia Waterous
Mark C. Rodriguez Attorney, Beck Redden LLP
Carolyn Sabat Managing Director, JADEC, LLC
Josh Schaffer Attorney, The Schaffer Firm
Josephine Smith Education Advocate
Joyce Kao Soliman Partner, Porter Hedges, LLP
Allison Stasney Education Advocate
Anne Whitlock Founding Director, Connect Community


Brittney Tribble Owner, MaxBowl Centers
Dick Williams Former President, Shell WindEnergy, Inc.

Advisory Board

Hollis Amley Upper School Head, St. John’s School
Jason Bernal Superintendent of THRIVE Academies at Responsive Education Solutions
Ieesha M. Collins Managing Director of Development and Communications \\ Breakthrough Collaborative
Aisha Crumbine Vice President of Development, Teach for America
Rick Cruz Chief of Strategy and Innovation, Houston Independent School District
Katie Dillon Event and Fundraising Consultant
Mark Dini Chief Advancement Officer, St. John’s School
Nancy Eisenberg Assistant Head of School, Episcopal High School
Anshula Greene Pediatrician, Texas Children’s Pediatrics
Beth Anne Gunn Director of Admissions, Fort Bend Christian Academy
Joanna S. Hughes Manager, Board of Visitors, University of Houston
Christopher Knapp Chief Executive Officer, Collaboration Capital
Miguel Lozano Engineer, MD Anderson Cancer Center 
Nancy Kate Prescott Education Advocate
Sarah Punches Psychologist

Rudy Soliz Ph.DBusiness and Leadership Coach