Board Leadership

Mimi Sterling, Chairperson

The Family Place

Lauren McKinnon, Vice Chair

Founder and CEO
Project Mockingbird

Jay Fenlaw, Treasurer

Ernst and Young

Jill Ibison Vessels, Secretary

Vice President

Yesenia Armijo Mendez, Nominations Chair

Compliance Manager

Fernando Salazar, Community Outreach Chair

Senior Diversity and Inclusion Consultant 
Blue Cross and Blue Shield, Texas

Bill Durham, Ethics & Compliance Chair

Birnam Wood Capital, LLC

Karla Stack, Fund Development Chair

Chief Operating Officer
The Concilio

Chez Uzoh

Corporate Planning and Compliance
Kosmos Energy

Joyln Lopez

Crime Prevention Specialist
Law Enforcement

Elsa Manzaneres

Attorney and Partner – International Trade
Stinson, LLP

Charles Brant

Senior Project Manager
DLR Group

Kishor Gummaraju

Chief Customer Officer
Tiger Analytics

Shelle Carrig

Vice President
Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty

Mike Covert

Co-Founder and Managing Partner 
Capo Commerce 

Cameron Hernholm

Chief Philanthropy Officer
Nexus Recovery Center 

Chris Turner

Chief Financial Officer
Yum Brands

Keenan Delaney

Former Executive Director, North Texas
American Cancer Society

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We are always looking for new board members to share their talents, time and resources. Please reach out if you’d like to join the board.