board

President

W. Wells McGee, Community Leader

Chairman

Katherine Veletos, Community Leader

Vice President

Sanvita Sample, Slalom Consulting

Treasurer

Rodolfo Cooper, III, Goldman Sachs

Secretary

Josie Morgan, Boyar Miller

Leslie D. Blanton, Community Leader

Kelly Gerstenhaber, Community Leader

Donna Haynes, Vorys, Sater, Seymour, and Pease LLP

Elizabeth Karkowsky, Pasadena Insurance Agency, Inc.

Judy Liu, CenterPoint Energy

Brea May, Westlake Corporation

Dr. Susan Snider Osterberg, University of Houston

Megan Schmid, Holland & Knight LLP

Michael Sharp, RBC Capital Markets

Alexa Valencia, Legacy Community Health

Junior League Board Representative

JeNeika Smith Boone

FOUNDER

Fredell Lack (1922-2017)

committees

ADVISORY COMMITTEE

Juan Antonio (Tony) Castilleja, Jr., Boeing

William E. Cohn, MD, Baylor College of Medicine

Mark Cueva, City of Houston

Emily Faron, United Way of Greater Houston

John Ella Fowler, Community Leader

Jay Gerstenhaber, Insgroup, Inc.

Martha Gonzalez, Community Leader

Emily Hilton, BHP

Peter McStravick, Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo

Eddy Rogers, Jr., Andrews Kurth

 

EDUCATION COMMITTEE

Mojdeh Bobrow, Community Leader

JeNeika Smith Boone, Junior League Houston

Donna Kay Farr, Community Leader

Crystal Frommert, Annunciation Orthodox School

Barbara Gordon, Community Leader

Brea May, Westlake Chemical

Lakeisha McGowen, Assistant Director of Fine Arts, Katy ISD

Mindi Mitchell, Freelance Instructional Designer

Dr. Susan Osterberg, University of Houston

Diane Palm, Community Leader

Janet Rarick, Rice University

Sharla Rogers, Aldine ISD 

Robin Sabo, Clear Creek ISD

Megan Schmid, Thompson & Knight LLP

Kimberly Topps, NASA 

Marja Sealey, Shriners Children's Texas

Mary Neeley Stevens, Community Leader

Astra Zeno, Young Women's College Preparatory Academy

 

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