Executive Committee

Our Board of Directors provide guidance and counsel at the highest level towards achieving our mission and goals. All members of the board of directors serve on behalf of Chamber members.

  • Board Chair

    Nikki Graham
    Philanthropic Director

    Hector & Gloria Lopez Foundation

  • Chair-Elect

    Fred Heldenfels
    President & CEO
    Heldenfels Enterprise Inc

  • Immediate Past Chair

    Craig Enoch
    Justice, Retired
    Enoch Kever PLLC

  • Opportunity Austin Chair

    Gary Farmer
    President
    Heritage Title Company of Austin

  • General Counsel

    Lorinda Holloway
    Office Managing Partner
    Husch Blackwell

  • Vice Chair Talent

    Néstor Ho
    Chief Legal Officer
    Silicon Labs

  • Vice Chair Strategy

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

  • Vice Chair Government Relations

    Tamara Fields
    Austin Office Managing Director
    Accenture

  • Vice Chair Business Engagement

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

  • Vice Chair Austin Business Owners

    David Jabour
    President
    Twin Liquors

  • Vice Chair Regional Mobility

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

  • Vice Chair Finance

    Michael Crowl
    President
    University Federal Credit Union

  • Vice Chair Technology

    Ellen Wood
    CEO
    vcfo

  • Member-at-Large

    Tamara Atkinson
    CEO
    Workforce Solutions Capital Area

  • Member-at-Large

    Darrell Bazzell
    Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
    The University of Texas at Austin

  • Member-at-Large

    Robert Franco
    Senior Vice President
    Texas Capital Bank


Board of Directors


Terms 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
    Vice President
    HDR Engineering

  • David Jabour
    President
    Twin Liquors

  • Nikelle Meade
    Attorney, Partner
    Husch Blackwell LLP

  • Susan Moore
    Corporate 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
    Ascension | Seton Foundations


Terms Expiring December 31, 2022
  • Mason Ayer
    CEO
    Kerbey Lane Cafe

  • John Garrett
    CEO
    Community Impact Newspaper

  • Rudy Garza
    President/ Principal
    Garza EMC

  • Kristie Gonzales
    President and General Manager
    KVUE- TV

  • Dave Greeley
    Principal
    Team Orbis LLC

  • 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


Terms Expiring December 31, 2023
  • Jeremiah Bentley
    Vice President, Marketing & Customer Engagement
    Texas Mutual Insurance Company

  • Michael Crowl
    EVP - Member Experience
    University Federal Credit Union

  • Erik M. Day
    Senior Vice President & GM, Small Business
    Dell Technologies

  • Michelle Dippel
    Vice President
    HNTB Corporation

  • Patrick Dorsey
    Publisher & Regional Vice President
    Austin American-Statesman

  • Kathleen Farlow
    Central Texas Managing Partner
    Deloitte

  • Mojdeh Gharbi
    Co-Owner/ VP of Marketing & Operations
    Certain Affinity

  • Néstor Ho
    Chief Legal Officer
    Silicon Labs

  • Jason Kelley
    General Manager, Blockchain Services
    IBM

  • Preston James, II
    CEO/Co-Founder
    DivInc

  • Gustavo Lasala
    President & CEO
    PeopleFund

  • Marianne Ward-Peradoza
    Interim Provost

    St. Edward's University

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
    Senior Managing Director; Branch Manager
    Savills, Inc

  • Fang Fang
    Greater Austin Asian Chamber of Commerce

  • Tam Hawkins
    Greater Austin Black Chamber of Commerce

  • Diana Maldonado
    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