Board and Leadership

United Way of Greater Houston is overseen by a volunteer Board of Trustees made up of individuals from across the community.

BOARD AND EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE CHAIR


Willie Chiang

CEO
Plains All American
 

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

 

Dorothy Ables

Former Chief Administrative Officer
Spectra Energy Corp

David Baker

Houston Area Manager
SWBC Mortgage

Steve Bergstrom

Community Volunteer

Amy Chronis

Houston Managing Partner
Deloitte

Scott Hallam
Senior Vice President
Williams

Liam Mallon

President
ExxonMobil Upstream Company

Ron Oran

Partner
Foley & Lardner LLP

Armando Perez
Executive Vice President
H-E-B Houston

Jamey Rootes

Professor
Sam Houston State University

Becky Rush

Sr. Vice President – Wealth Management
Merrill Lynch Wealth Management

Eric Tanzberger

Sr. Vice President, and Chief Financial Officer
Service Corporation International

Donna Sims Wilson

Chief Operating Officer
Kah Capital Management
 

TRUSTEES


Esi Akinosho

Houston Office Managing Principal, Ernst and Young

Marc Boom

President and Chief Executive Officer
Houston Methodist

David L. Callender

President and Chief Executive Officer
Memorial Hermann Health System

J. Antonio (Tony) Canales
President and General Manager
Telemundo 47 Houston/KTMD

Chris Champion

Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer and Controller
Occidental Petroleum Corporation

Shauna Johnson Clark

Global Chair; US Chair; Head of Employment and Labor, United States
Norton Rose Fulbright

Cynthia Colbert
President and Chief Executive Officer
Catholic Charities of the
Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston

Daniel Cardinal DiNardo

Archbishop of Galveston-Houston
Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston

Leslie Duke

President and General Manager
Burns & McDonnell, Inc.

Tina Faraca

Senior Vice President, US Natural Gas
TC Energy

Clint Follette
Managing Director and Partner
Boston Consulting Group

Jesse Gelsomini
Partner
Haynes and Boone, L.L.P.

Mary Beth Gracy
Houston Office Managing Director 
Accenture

Cynthia Hansen

Executive Vice President and President, Gas Transmission and Midstream
Enbridge

John B. Johnson
President
Silver Eagle Distributors Houston

Sandy Johnson

Chief Executive Officer
Barrios Technology

Ryan Lance
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
ConocoPhillips

Rabbi David Lyon
Senior Rabbi
Congregation Beth Israel

Nataly M. Marks

Managing Director/Houston Region
JPMorgan Chase

Ralph Martinez

Regional Senior Vice President
Comcast Cable Houston Region

Lilyanne McClean

President and Chief Strategy Officer
The 2020 Project

Wayne McConnell

Managing Partner
McConnell & Jones

Desrye Morgan

Managing Director
Wells Fargo

Doug Pferdehirt
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
TechnipFMC

Tracie J. Renfroe
Partner
King & Spalding LLP

Dianne Ralston

Chief Legal Officer
Schlumberger

Joe Rovig

President, Rig Technologies
National Oilwell Varco

Geraldine Slattery

President Petroleum
BHP

Steve Stephens

Chief Executive Officer
Amegy Bank

Christi Thoms-Knox

Manager, Innovation and Six Sigma
Bechtel Oil, Gas, & Chemicals

Sam Tucker

President
Mustang Cat

Marc Watts

President
The Friedkin Group

Lynnae Wilson

Senior Vice President – Houston Electric
CenterPoint Energy

Don Woo

President and CEO
Mission Constructors, Inc.

Melissa Young
President
Corporate Incentives, Inc.
 

TRUSTEES EMERITI

 

Bob Harvey

President and Chief Executive Officer
Greater Houston Partnership

Lynne Liberato
Partner
Haynes and Boone, L.L.P.

Scott J. McLean

President
Zions Bancorporation
 
 

UNITED WAY OFFICERS


Amanda McMillian

President and Chief Executive Officer

Jaideep Hebbar

Vice President and Chief Strategy and Financial Officer

Angel Harris
Vice President and Chief Advancement Officer

Wendy Johnson

Vice President, Human Resources and Chief Administrative Officer

Lynne Cook

Vice President, Communications and Chief Brand Officer

Margaret Oser

Vice President, Mission and Strategy

Mary Vazquez

Vice President, Community Outreach
 

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