Board of Directors

  • Uplift Education has a board of appointed community leaders and volunteers that help guide the direction and future of the network as a whole.

    Board meetings are open to the public.  Click any of the Quick Links for more information.

Board of Directors

  • Uplift Education Board of Directors, 2018-19

    Ryan Moss Chairman of the Board, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Lucid Energy Group
    Richard Frapart Vice-Chairman of the Board, Consultant, Stratford Land
    Kay Allen Certified Financial Planner, Aspen Wealth Management
    Cristina Barbosa Community Volunteer
    Michielle Benson Educator
    Kevin Bryant General Counsel, Crow Holdings Capital Partners LLC
    Carey Carter Retired Partner, Deloitte & Touche
    Cullum Clark President, Prothro Clark Company, Director of SMU Economics Center
    George Conant Partner, Tortilis Partners
    Adam Cox Global Social Impact Practice Manager, Bain & Company
    Cathleen Crews Banker, JP Morgan Private Bank
    Pilar Davies Bellevue Foundation
    Tony Dona Partner and Co-Founder, Thackeray Partners
    Cathy Estrada Community Volunteer
    Ossa Fisher Chief Operating Officer, iStation
    Christine Frary Community Volunteer
    Dexter Freeman Vice President of Operations and Administration, Greater Irving-Las Colinas Chamber of Commerce
    Ardo Fuentes Financial Advisor, Merrill Lynch & Co.
    Michael Giles Managing Principal, Right Management
    Kenneth Govan Area Manager, Oncor Electric
    Cameron Johnson CEO, Nickson
    Dawn Mann Director of Advertising, Alpha Business Images, LLC
    Andre McEwing Supplier Diversity Manager, Tarrant County Community College
    Lael Melville CEO, The Melville Family Foundation
    Amy Messersmith Chief People Officer, TD Industries
    Carol Proffer Partner, Capstone Partners, LP
    Stuart Ravnik Associate Dean, Graduate School of Biomedical Science, UT Southwestern
    Brunilda Santiago Mathematics Professor, Tarrant County College
    Michael Stack Chief Inv. Officer, Managing Dir, Genus Holdings, LLC
    James Stanton Partner, Stanton LLP
    Brice Tarzwell Partner, Bracewell & Giuliani LLP
    Ed Tauriac Partner, Deloitte (retired)
    Josh Terry President, The Garden Group
    Jason Villalba Of Counsel, Foley Gardere
    Bruce Ware Director Joint Ventures, Davita Healthcare Partners
    Donell Wiggins Community Volunteer