Our Board of Directors and Senior Staff Leadership

His Eminence Daniel Cardinal DiNardo, Archbishop of the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston
Board Chair: John M. Kafka, Jr.
Vice Chair: Kevin K. Rech
Treasurer: Nancy Z. Evetts
Secretary: Ellen Ginty
Deana Blackburn
George H. Brueggeman, Jr.
Michael H. Covert
Percy P. Creuzot, III
Mary A. Cronin
Lisa M. Ganucheau
Steve Gilliland
Chuck Gremillion
David E. Harvey, Jr.
Thomas G. Hernandez
Elizabeth Husseini
Arnold Johnson
Paul H. Layne
Patrick Leung, Ph.D.
Cheryl Malden
R. Stan Marek, Jr.
Richard Morrison
William “Bill” Neeson, III
R. Gregory Turner
Jamie Vazquez
Karen B. White
Marlene C. Williams
Preston Young
Michael W. Youtt

Advisory Directors – Houston Region

Most Rev. George A. Sheltz, Auxiliary Bishop
Jack R. Allender
James E. Bashaw
Catherine Braun
Bob Charlet
Cynthia Cisneros
Joseph J. Earthman
Harriet Foster
Michelle M. Fraga
Janice Jamail Garvis
Oscar Greenleaf
Colin F. Hageney
Lindsey Harris, M.D.
Lution B. Hill
Albert Kasumaj
Debbie Kemple
Andrius Kontrimas
Dennis M. Malloy
Kathryn Marietta
Ally Martin
The Rev. Charles R. Millikan, D.Min.
Jerry Nevlud
Ginger Niemann
Gretchen Martinez Penny
Gene E. Reed, Sr.
Laura Robertson
Paul Schneidau
Teresa Valderrama

Advisory Directors- Fort Bend Region

Donald Brady
John Dorman
Dee Koch
Tom Madonna
Dan McDonald
Mayor Evalyn Moore
Michael O’Connell
Todd Swoboda

Beth Zarate, Fort Bend County Director

Advisory Directors- Southern Region

Deacon Sam Dell’Olio
Adriana Cervantes
Natalie Clarke
Denise Gonzales
Addie Earthman Pappous
Elizabeth J. Protas
Sister Pauline Troncale

Elizabeth Kindard, Galveston and Southern Region Director

Vice Presidents

Wafa Abdin, Immigration Legal Services and Refugee Resettlement
Brian Gillen, Development and Stewardship
Robyn Rice, Finance
Natalie Wood, Senior Vice President of Programs

CEO/President

Cynthia Nunes Colbert, MSW