Executive Committee

  • Chair
    Dr. Joe May
    Dallas County Community College District
  • Second Vice Chair
    Andrew Johnsen
    Vice President
    BNSF Railway Company
  • Vice Chair
    Hon. Karen Hunt
    Market President, Frost Bank
    Mayor, City of Coppell
  • Dan-Johnson
    Dan Johnson
    City Manager
    City of Richardson
  • Kevin Ward
    Kevin Ward
    General Manager
    Trinity River Authority
  • Immediate Past Chairman
    Scott Orr
    Vice President
    Fidelity Investments
  • President & CEO
    Chris E. Wallace
    North Texas Commission

  • Chuck Allen
    Managing Director, Government Affairs
    American Airlines
  • Cathy Altman
    Carrington Coleman
  • Liz Beauchamp
    Vice President, Governmental & Public Affairs
    Atmos Energy Corp.
  • Beth Bowman
    President & CEO, Irving-Las Colinas Chamber
    President, NTCE
  • Eric Fox
    Director, Government Relations
    Lockheed Martin
  • Hon. Jungus Jordan
    Council Member
    City of Fort Worth
  • Hon. Harry LaRosiliere
    City of Plano
  • Opal Mauldin-Jones
    City Manager
    City of Lancaster
  • Rosa Navejar
    The Rios Group
  • Robert F. Pence
    Chairman of the Board
    Freese and Nichols, Inc.
  • Michael Peterson
    Vice President, External Affairs
  • Holly Reed
    Managing Director External Affairs
    Texas Central
  • Virginia Schaefer
    Director of Government Relations
    Texas Instruments
  • David Tesmer
    Senior Vice President
    Texas Health Resources
  • thorne
    General Counsel
    Hal T. Thorne
    One Prime
  • Linda Valdez Thompson
    Executive Vice President, Administration and Diversity
    DFW International Airport

Board of Directors

      • Michael Arvin
        Alliance Strategic Health Advisors
      • Bob Baulsir
        Trinity Metro
      • Robert “Bobby” Bisor
        First Western Captial 
      • Janie Bordner
        Community Council of Greater Dallas
      • Hon. Tom Braun
        Town of Addison
      • Dave Brown
        American Airlines Center
      • Darlene Brugnoli
      • Andy Buffington
        Cedar Hill Economic Development Corporation
      • Darby Burkey
        Rockwall Area Chamber of Commerce
      • Stephen Butt
        H.E.B./Central Market
      • Johnny Campbell
        Sundance Square
      • Scott Campbell
        City of Roanoake
      • Erin Carney
        Metrocrest Chamber of Commerce
      • Ollie Chandhok
        Dallas Business Journal
      • Dr. Jim Chadwell
        Eagle Mountain-Saginaw Independent School District
      • Clayton Chandler
        City of Mansfield
      • Hon. Jeff Cheney
        City of Frisco
      • Linda Christie
        Tarrant Regional Water District
      • Chris Coffman
        City of Granbury
      • Gail Cooksey
        Cooksey Communications
      • Fernando Costa
        City of Fort Worth
      • Don Cumming
      • Kaleb Curtis
        Capital One
      • Corey Davison
        Tenet Healthcare Corporation
      • Laura DeFina, M.D.
        The Cooper Institute
      • Hon. Steve Dixon
        Town of Flower Mound
      • Arnim Dontes
        UT Southwestern Medical Center
      • Darcie Durham
        The Boeing Company
      • Charles Elk
        Oncor Electric Delivery
      • Myrna Estrada
        Liberty Mutual Insurance
      • Hon. Kevin Falconer
        City of Carrollton
      • Tony Felker
        Frisco Chamber of Commerce
      • Dr. Carine Feyten
        Texas Woman’s University
      • Lisa Flowers
        East Parker County Chamber of Commerce
      • Mary Frazior
        HEB Chamber of Commerce
      • Matt Garcia
        Leon Capital Group
      • Dr. Eugene Giovannini
        Tarrant County College District
      • Anne Glasscock
        Kaufman Chamber of Commerce
      • Brooke Goggans
        Mosaic Strategy Partners
      • Brad Gorrondona
        Gorrondona & Associates, Inc.
      • Paul Grimes
        City of McKinney
      • Paul Hain, M.D.
        Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
      • Bob Hart
        City of Corinth
      • RaDonna Hessel
        Grapevine Chamber of Commerce
      • Lisa Urban Hermes
        McKinney Chamber of Commerce
      • Dr. Michael Hinojosa
        Dallas Independent School District
      • Matt Holster
        Alcon Laboratories
      • James Hofmann
        North Texas Tollway Authority
      • Chris Huckabee
      • Michael Jacobson
        Arlington Chamber of Commerce
      • Hon. Clay Jenkins
        Dallas County Judge
      • Hon. Eric Johnson
        City of Dallas
      • Matthew Johnston
        Bank of America
      • Dr. Vistasp M. Karbhari
        The University of Texas at Arlington
      • Stephen Knobbe
      • Tom Kula
        North Texas Municipal Water District
      • John Land
        City of Farmers Branch
      • Mike Land
        City of Coppell
      • Hon. Scott LeMay
        City of Garland
      • Stan Levenson
        Levenson Strategic Communication Advisors
      • Ken Malcomson
        North Dallas Chamber of Commerce
      • Hussain Manjee
        DHD Films
      • Dr. Neil Matkin
        Collin College
      • Anthony Mbroh
        Mbroh Engineering, Inc.
      • Lori McMahon
        Toyota Motor North America, Inc
      • Debbie Moody
        Coca-Cola Southwest Beverages
      • Matt Moore
        Children’s Health System of Texas
      • Sarosh Nayor
      • Rudy Oeftering
        Texans Can Academies
      • Brian O’Neill
        Pacheco Koch
      • Larry Patterson
        Upper Trinity Regional Water District
      • Dale Petrosky
        Dallas Regional Chamber
      • Johan Petterson
        Dannenbaum Engineering Company
      • Courtney Pogue
        City of Dallas
      • Hon. Betsy Price
        City of Fort Worth
      • Dr. Mark Rudin
        Texas University A&M Commerce
      • Andrea Russell
        Reliant, an NRG company
      • Cecilia Salvans
      • Dana Schenck
      • Susan Skaggs
        Dallas Cowboys Football Club
      • Dr. Neal Smatresk
        University of North Texas
      • Tony Sosebee
        Huitt Zollars
      • Bill Sproull
        Richardson Chamber of Commerce
      • Hon. Rick Stopfer
        City of Irving
      • Hon. William Tate
        City of Grapevine
      • Robbie Tawil
        The Worthington Hotel
      • Laura Terhune
        Midlothian Chamber of Commerce
      • Hon. Stephen Terrell
        City of Allen
      • Hon. Sean Terry
        City of Celina
      • Gary Thomas
        Dallas Area Rapid Transit Authority
      • Bill Thornton
        Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce
      • Stephen Tolerico
        Sewell Automotive Companies
      • Bob Troyer
        City of Lewisville
      • Dr. David Vroonland
        Mesquite Independent School District
      • Daryl Walker
      • Lori Walker
        Flower Mound Chamber of Commerce
      • Hon. Chris Watts
        City of Denton
      • Hon. Royce West
        West & Associates, L.L.P.
      • Shelly Whiddon
        Alliance Data
      • Marty Wieder
        City of Grand Prairie
      • Kathy Wilkins
        Alliance Operating Services
      • Hon. Jeff Williams
        City of Arlington
      • Dr. Jamie Wilson
        Denton Independent School District
      • Hon. Rita Wright-Oujesky
        City of North Richland Hills
      • Richard Zientek
        Union Pacific Railroad


Directors, Ex-Officio

      • Hon. Gyna Bivens
        North Texas Leaders & Executives Advocating Diversity
      • Harrison Blair
        Dallas Black Chamber of Commerce
      • Hon. Hugh Coleman
        Denton County Commissioner
      • Mike Eastland
        North Central Texas Council of Governments
      • James N. Falk
        World Affairs Council of Dallas/Fort Worth
      • Maura Gast
        Visit Irving
      • John Gonzales
        U.S. Chamber of Commerce
      • Robert Jameson
        Visit Fort Worth
      • Devoyd Jennings
        Fort Worth Metropolitan Black Chamber of Commerce
      • Mary Anne Kellam
        Irving Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
      • Anette Landeros
        Fort Worth Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
      • Steve Love
        Dallas-Fort Worth Hospital Council
      • Grace McDermott
        U.S. Pan-Asian American Chamber of Commerce
      • Jeff Moseley
        Texas Association of Business
      • Josie Orosco
        United States-Mexico Chamber of Commerce
      • Rick Ortiz
        Greater Dallas Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
      • Susan Philips
        Asian Chamber of Texas
      • Candy Slocum
      • Kelvin Walker
        Dallas Citizens Council
      • Hon. Duncan Webb
        Collin County Commissioner
      • Tina Weinfurther
      • Hon. B. Glen Whitley
        Tarrant County Judge
      • Nancy Yingling
        City of Coppell *LNT Alumni Chair


Directors, Past Chairmen

      • Scott Orr*
        Fidelity Investments
      • Chuck Allen*
        American Airlines
      • Stephen Tolerico*
        Sewell Automotive Companies
      • Robert Hastings*
      • Gray Mayes*
        Texas Instruments
      • David Tesmer
        Texas Health Resources
      • Mike Moncrief
        Mike Moncrief Investments
      • Holly Reed
        Texas Central
      • Robert F. Pence
        Freese and Nichols, Inc.
      • Wendy Lopez
      • Kenneth Barr
        Barr Consulting Group
      • Dan Farell
        Retired (TXU Corp.)
      • Lee F. Jackson
        Retired (University of North Texas System)
      • David O. Russell
        Retired (Verizon)
      • John Carpenter
        Retired (American Airlines)
      • Ruben E. Esquivel
        UT Southwestern Medical Center
      • Erma Johnson Hadley
      • Gale Duff-Bloom
        Retired (JC Penney Company)
      • Allan Howeth
        Cantey Hanger, LLP
      • C.H. Moore
        Retired (KPMG)
      • Alfred Hurley
      • Robert L. Herchert
        Freese and Nichols, Inc.
      • Robert B. Lane
      • Jack W. Evans
      • Bayard H. Friedman
      • E. L. “Buddy” Langly
      • Leland A. Hodges
      • Peter Baldwin
        Colliers International
      • Philip J. Mink
      • Joseph R. Musolino
      • Joseph Grant
        Texas Capital Bank
      • Robert W. Gerrard
      • Ray L. Hunt
        Hunt Oil Company
      • J. C. Pace, Jr.
      • Charles H. Pistor, Jr.
      • Lewis H. Bond
      • C. A. Tatum, Jr.

*Director Emeritus

Updated 03/14/2019