Board of Directors

Uplift Education Board of Directors 


Notice of Uplift Board Meeting

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at 10:00am

Location: CMO Offices, 5th floor

1825 Market Center, Dallas, TX 75207

 A meeting of the Board of Uplift Education will be held on the date listed above. The subjects to be discussed or considered, or upon which any formal action may be taken, are as follows (and may be taken out of order, at the direction of the presiding officer).


I.             Welcome- Melissa McNeil (10:00-10:05am)

II.          Consider and vote on resolutions related to relocation for additional buildings constructed on school site- Ann Stevenson (10:05-10:15am)

The Board may conduct a closed meeting to discuss real estate or personnel matters (as authorized by Texas Open Meetings Act, Sections §551.072 – 074). This notice was posted at 4:30pm on May 8, 2015.

Board Meeting Schedule 

Tony Dona*
Chairman of the Board
Partner, Thackeray Partners
Melissa McNeil*
Vice Chair
Community Volunteer

W. Carey Carter*
Retired Partner, Deloitte & Touche

Angie Dickson
Community Volunteer
Angela Farley
Vice President of Public Policy and Education,
Dallas Regional Chamber of Commerce
Ossa Fisher
Senior Vice President, Strategy & Analytics 

Daniel Flaherty
President, Gemmy Industries

Michael Giles
President, Right Management
Mary Ellen Weber
Managing Director, Stellar Strageies, LLC 
Abigail Williams
Community Volunteer 
Alan LeBlanc
Vice President of Sales and Marketing, RAM Surgical Supplies
Ardo Fuentes
Financial Advisor, Merrill Lynch & Co. 
Catherine Estrada
Community Volunteer

Gilbert Prado
Dallas Independent School District  

Randall Ray*
Partner, Munck Wilson & Mandala LLP
Josh Terry*
Managing Director, Highland Capital

Donell Wiggins*
Community Volunteer
Srikanth Srinivas
SVP Solution Innovation, Medecision

Dustin Marshall *
CEO, Hazels Hot Shot
Marnie Wildenthal
Community Volunteer 
Richard Frapart
CFO, Mount Kellett Capital Management 
John Beckert
Operating Partner, Highland Partners 
Kay Allen
Certified Financial Planner, Aspen Wealth Management
Kevin Bryant
Chief Counsel, Crow Holdings 
Ryan Moss
Partner, Perella Weinberg Partners
Cristina Barbosa
Community Volunteer 
Dawn Mann
Founding Principal, Break of Day Design
*designates the voting Board of Governors 

Uplift Board Meetings for 2014-15

Tuesday 9/30/14 4:30-6:30 Uplift CMO
Tuesday 12/2/14 4:30-6:30 Uplift CMO
Tuesday 1/27/15 4:30-6:30 Uplift CMO
Tuesday 2/24/15 4:30-6:30 Uplift CMO
Tuesday 4/28/15 4:30-6:30 Uplift CMO
Tuesday 5/26/15 4:30-6:30 Uplift CMO
Tuesday 6/30/15 4:30-6:30 Uplift CMO

All Boards Meeting

Tuesday 3/31/15 4:30-6:30 Uplift CMO