Board of Directors

Suzy Balagia, Vice President
Development, The University of Texas at Austin

Jon  Berry, Treasurer
Senior Vice President, Square 1 Bank

Leon Chen
Founder, Tiff’s Treats

Quan Cosby
Insurance Professional, Marsh & McLennan Companies

Allison Edwards

Thom Farrell, President
Entrepreneur

Patrick  Flynn
President/CEO, Flynn Construction

JJ Gottsch, Past President
COO, Ryan Sanders Baseball & Entertainment

Cuatro Groos
Partner, efg&m LP

John Hampton
Director of Business Rental Sales, Enterprise and National Car Rental Brands

Jay Hanna
Principal, J.A. Hanna Company

Steve Hicks
Executive Chairman, Capstar Partners

Shannon Janek
Development, The University of Texas at Austin

Richard Leshin
Attorney, Welder Leshin LLP

Matt Martin
President, iHeart Media

Blair McBride, Secretary
Talent Partner, Keller Williams Realty International

MP Mueller
Marketing & Advertising Consultant + Writer, Mueller Marketing

Hannah Nokes
Founder & Principle, Hannah Nokes Consulting

Ted Oakley, Emeritus Chairman
Investment Advisor, Oxbow Advisors
Co-Founder, Foster Angels of Central Texas

Stephanie Phillips
CFO, Tex-Mix Concrete

Allen Plunkett
Founder, Phoenix Staff
Co-Founder, Kensho Education

Sarah  Smith
Co-Founder, Foster Angels of Central Texas

Richard Suttle
Partner, Amhurst & Brown

Gary Valdez
President & CEO, Focus Strategies Investment Banking

Eric Wright
Owner/Principal, Eric Wright & Associates

Advisory Board

Jo Burgh – Community Volunteer

Kathy Petet – Community Volunteer

Vilma Luna – Attorney, HillCo Partners

Real Requests

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Thank You Notes from The Children

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