Board of Directors

Mayor Betsy Price, City of Fort Worth
Mayor Betsy Price, City of Fort Worth – Honorary Chair

Michael Bennett Chairman of the Board
Michael Bennett
Chairman of the Board

City Council Liaisons

BandungJungus Jordan
BudapestAnn Zadeh
GuiyangDennis Shingleton, Zim Zimmerman
MbabaneKelly Allen Gray
NagaokaCary Moon
Reggio EmiliaZim Zimmerman, Sal Espino
TolucaSal Espino
TrierGyna Bivens

Executive Committee

Chair, Michael Bennett, Bennett Benner Partners
Chair-elect, Johnny Campbell, Sundance Square
Secretary, Lu Pham, Dowell Pham Harrison, LLP
Treasurer, Walter Stucker, UBS Financial Services
Past Chairman/Nominating, Ann Rice
Development Chair, Greg Irwin, BBVA Compass Bank
Government Relations, Michael Hyatt, UBS Financial Services
Long Range Planning Chair, Dr. Thomas Fairchild, UNT Health Science Center
Marketing Chair, Ashley Freer, Balcom Agency
Program Chair, Dr. Staussa Ervin, Tarrant County College
At-Large, Travis DeVault, BNSF Railway Company
At-Large, James Meintjes, JPMorgan Chase Bank
At-Large, Mary Jo Polidore, DFW International Airport
Bandung Chair, Dr. Paul Geisel
Budapest Chair, Greg Jackson, Attorney-at-Law
Guiyang Chair, Michael Crain, Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty
Mbabane Chair, Dr. Sheryl Harris, Tarrant County College
Nagaoka Chair, Dr. Michael Roemer, Trinity Valley School
Reggio Emilia Chair, Veronica and Tom Law, Brackett and Ellis
Toluca Chair, Anette Soto, U.S. Department of Transportation
Trier Chair, Hannah Behrens, Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty

Board of Directors

Tom Brents
L.O. Brightbill III, Southwest Bank
Gary Brinkley, Stockyards Station
Gary Cumbie, Cumbie Consulting
Lynne Eller, Williams Trew Sotheby’s International Realty
Nan Dearen Gluntz
Jay P. Horn, University of Texas at Arlington
Rae Hyatt
Michael Jacobsson, Sid Richardson Carbon & Energy Company
David Johnson, Winstead, PC
Marianne Leal, State Farm Insurance
Nancy Lopez
Randy McGuffee
Dr. Bonnie Melhart, Texas Christian University
David Parker, Longbow Partners, LLP
Michael Parker, Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company
Deborah Peoples
Renee Permann, Pier 1 Imports
Kara Peterson, Alcon
Andrea Puente, The Capital Grille
Becky Renfro Borbolla, Renfro Foods
Ronda Stucker
Mike Thomas, Inwood Bank
Mary Alyce Zimmerman

Advisory Board

Brian Barnard, Haynes and Boone, L.L.P.
Kenneth L. Barr, Kenneth Barr Consulting
Barclay Berdan, Texas Health Resources
Lillie Biggins, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth
Bill Boecker, Fine Line Diversified Resources
Eva Bonilla
Carlo Capua, Z’s Cafe
Felice Girouard
Doug Harman, Harman Consulting
Albon Head, Jackson Walker L.L.P.
Bob Jameson, Fort Worth Convention and Visitors Bureau
Julie Johncox, JPSolutions
Jeff King, Northern Trust
Larry Lauer, Texas Christian University
Brad Mahon, Murphy Mahon Keffler Farrier, LLP
Richard D. Minker, CCIM, MINKERTrahant & Associates
Bob Mitchell, WhitneySmith Company
Phil Moroneso, Weaver & Tidwell
Jim Nichols, Freese & Nichols, Inc.
Mark Nurdin, Bank of Texas
Danny Perkins, Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company
Jay Sandelin, Sandelin Realty
Jane Schlansker, InterStar Public Relations
Greg Upp

Directors Emeriti

Directors Emeriti Hilde Horchler, Mike Hyatt & Mary Palko
Directors Emeriti Hilde Horchler, Mike Hyatt, and Mary Palko

Hilde Horchler
Michael Hyatt, UBS Financial Services, Inc.
Mary Palko, PALMEA
Tim Sear
Elaine Yamagata

Ex-Officio Members

Kalkidan Alemu, Youth President
David Berzina, Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce
Commissioner Roy Brooks, Tarrant County
David Gu, US-China Chamber of Commerce
John Hernandez, Fort Worth Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
Drew Herring, Leadership Fort Worth
Nommo Donald, Fort Worth Metropolitan Black Chamber of Commerce
Bob Jameson, Fort Worth Convention and Visitors Bureau
Rachel Jenkins, Youth Advisor
Oscar Macaraeg, Tarrant County Asian American Chamber
Mattie Parker, City of Fort Worth
Michael Sorum, Fort Worth ISD
Andy Taft, Downtown Fort Worth, Inc.

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