Board of Directors

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2021-22 Board of Directors

The Board is responsible for strategic leadership, oversight of resource and relationship management, reputation building, stewardship of UWSA assets, performance management and measurement, and oversight of public policy agenda and advocacy.

Lisa A. Friel

Board Chair Retired Assurance Partner and Managing Partner - EY

David Bohne

Campaign Chair Broadway Bank

Kimberly S. Lubel

Immediate Past Board Chair

Bradley C. Barron

Immediate Past Campaign Chair NuStar Energy, L.P.

John B. Zachry

Campaign Chair Elect Zachry Group

Rick Cavendar

Tocqueville Society Chair Audi Dominion

L. Herb Stumberg, Jr.

Secretary Air Measurement Technologies, Inc.

R. Rene Escobedo

Audit and Ethics Committee Chair Attorney at Law

Victoria M. Garcia

Strategy and Governance Committee Chair Bracewell LLP

Mary Rose Brown

Resource and Development and Engagement Committee Chair NuStar Energy, L.P.

Jonathan Gurwitz

Community Impact Committee Chair and Public Policy Committee Vice Chair KGBTexas Communications

Gen. Ed Rice, Jr., USAF (Ret)

Community Impact Committee Vice Chair

Laura J. Vaccaro

Diversity and Human Resources Committee Chair Valero Energy Corporation

Peggy Walker

Public Policy Committee Chair Bank of America Private Wealth Management

Charlie Amato

Endowment and Legacy Fund Committee Chair SWBC

Maria D. Villagomez

Treasurer and Finance Committee Chair City of San Antonio

Kevin L. Matula

Emerging Leaders Chair Zachry Group

Brandy Raltson-Lint

Women United Chair Security Service Federal Credit Union

Linda Chavez-Thompson

Labor Committee Chair National AFL-CIO

Peter John Holt

Early Matters Chair HOLT CAT

Carlos E. Alvarez

Member at Large The Gambrinus Company

April Ancira

Member at Large Ancira Auto Group

Kevin Blessing

Member at Large H-E-B

Tom Cummins

Member at Large San Antonio AFL-CIO/AFT - Local 1356

Adam L. Hamilton, P.E.

Member at Large Southwest Research Institute

Rev. Kenneth R. Kemp. M.D.

Member at Large Antioch Missionary Baptist Church

Brandon A. Logan

Member at Large Urban Capital Partners, Inc.

Pedro Martinez

Member at Large San Antonio Independent School District

Thomas M. Mengler

Member at Large St. Mary's University

Harvey E. Najim

Member at Large The Harvey E. Najim Family Foundation

Jared S. Thompson

Member at Large Enterprise Holdings

Gilbert F. Vazquez

Member at Large Clark Hill Strasburger

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