Executive Committee

Our Board of Directors provide guidance and counsel at the highest level towards achieving our mission and goals.

  • Board Chair

    Craig Enoch
    Member
    Enoch Kever PLLC

  • Chair-Elect

    Nikki Graham
    Market President
    Bank of America

  • Immediate Past Chair

    C. Brian Cassidy
    Managing Partner
    Locke Lord

  • Opportunity Austin Chair

    Gary Farmer
    President
    Heritage Title Company of Austin

  • General Counsel

    Lorinda Holloway
    Office Managing Partner
    Husch Blackwell

  • Vice Chair Education

    Nestor Ho
    Chief Legal Officer
    Silicon Legal Officer

  • Vice Chair Customer Experience

    Stacy Armijo
    Sr. VP – Chief Experience Officer
    Amplify Credit Union

  • Vice Chair State & Local Advocacy

    Tamara Fields
    Austin Office Managing Director
    Accenture

  • Vice Chair Programs and Partnerships

    Kristin Marcum
    President
    Elizabeth Christian Public Relations

  • Austin Gives Chair

    Jeremiah Bentley
    VP, Marketing & Customer Engagement
    Texas Mutual Insurance Company

  • Vice Chair Federal Advocacy

    Fred Heldenfels
    President & CEO
    Heldenfels Enterprises Inc

  • Vice Chair Austin Business Owners Council

    David Jabour
    President
    Twin Liquors

  • Vice Chair Communications

    Allison Castle
    President and CEO
    Castle Communications

  • Vice Chair Regional Mobility

    Shaun Cranston
    Vice President & Director of Land Development Services
    Halff Associates Inc

  • Vice Chair Finance

    Steve Knebel
    Partner
    Maxwell Locke & Ritter

  • Vice Chair Talent & Workforce

    Cynthea Rhodes-Patterson
    Human Resources Manager
    Home Depot Austin Technology Center

  • Vice Chair Technology & Innovation

    Ellen Wood
    CEO
    vcfo

  • Vice Chair National Security Innovation

    Jason Kelley
    General Manager, Blockchain Services
    IBM

  • Vice Chair Civic Engagement

    Miguel Romano
    President, Foundations
    Ascension Seton

  • Member-at-Large

    David O'Neil
    Region Bank President
    Wells Fargo Bank

  • Member-at-Large

    Clint Harp
    Vice President Transmission Strategic Services
    LCRA

  • Member-at-Large

    Shelley Gretlein
    Vice President of Corporate Marketing
    National Instruments


Board of Directors


Term Expiring December 31, 2020
  • David Altounian
    Interim Dean, The Bill Munday School of Business
    St. Edward's University

  • Darrell Bazzell
    SVP & Chief Financial Officer
    The University of Texas at Austin

  • Michael Crowl
    EVP – Member Experience
    University Federal Credit Union

  • Patrick Dorsey
    Publisher
    Austin American-Statesman

  • Sharon Schweitzer
    Cultural Business Consultant
    Access to Culture

  • Joyce Durst
    Founder
    Growth Acceleration Partners

  • Jay Fox
    President, Austin/Round Rock Region
    Baylor Scott & White Health

  • Shelley Gretlein
    VP, Corporate Marketing
    National Instruments

  • Kerry Hall
    President, Austin Region
    Texas Capital Bank

  • Tamara Fields
    Austin Office Managing Director
    Accenture

  • Eric Shapiro
    SVP, Global Marketing
    Luminex Corporation

  • Jason Winborn
    VP, External Affairs
    AT&T


Term Expiring December 31, 2021
  • Elizabeth Christian
    Founder and CEO
    Elizabeth Christian Public Relations (ECPR)

  • Tina Dobie
    Chief Customer Officer
    WP Engine

  • Patrick Feigley
    EVP, Head, U.S. GWM Sales, Head of Austin Office
    PIMCO

  • Michele Glaze
    Senior Manager, Public Relations
    Samsung Austin Semiconductor

  • Rashed Islam
    HDR Engineering
    Vice President

  • David Jabour
    President
    Twin Liquors

  • Nikelle Meade
    Attorney, Partner
    Husch Blackwell LLP

  • Susan Moore
    Coporate Vice President
    AMD

  • David O’Neil
    Region Bank President
    Wells Fargo Bank

  • Anna Panossian
    Chief Financial Officer
    Circuit of the Americas

  • Mark Ramseur
    Managing Principal – Central Texas
    Pape-Dawson Engineers

  • Miguel Romano
    President, Foundations
    Ascension | Seton


Term Expiring December 31, 2022

  • Mason Ayer
    CEO
    Kerbey Lane Cafe

  • John Garrett
    CEO
    Community Impact Newsletter

  • Rudy Garza
    President/ Principal
    Garza EMC

  • Kristie Gonzales
    President and General Manager
    KVUE- TV

  • Dave Greeley
    President
    Two Oak Ventures

  • John Greenwood
    President, Austin Market
    American Bank

  • Kenny Hill
    President & CEO
    Goodwill Central Texas

  • Ali Khataw
    President & CEO
    Encotech Engineering Consultants, Inc

  • Pam Madere
    Partner
    Jackson Walker

  • Malini Rajput
    Market President
    Capital One

  • Jennifer Stevens
    CEO
    JHL & Rocca

  • Todd Steward
    CEO
    St. David's Medical Center


Ex- Officio Seats
  • Tina Grider-Cannon
    President & CEO
    Austin LGBT Chamber of Commerce

  • Amber Gunst
    CEO
    Austin Technology Council

  • Alyssia Palacios-Woods
    President & CEO
    Austin Young Chamber

  • Jerry Frey
    Downtown Austin Alliance

  • Hussain Hashim
    Greater Austin Asain Chmaber of Commerce

  • Tan Hawkins
    Greater Austin Black Chamber of Commerce

  • Novert Morales
    Greater Austin Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

  • Diane Bangle
    CEO
    Real Estate Council of Austin

  • Jason Ball
    President & CEO
    Round Rock Chamber of Commerce

  • Jason Mock
    President & CEO
    San Marcos Chamber of Commerce

  • Paulette Gibbins
    Executive Director
    Urban Land Institute