Mesa SW Management LP - Dallas
Jim Baron is the owner of the Blue Mesa Grill and TNT Tacos and Tequila restaurants. A former executive at Taco Bell and El Torito Restaurants, he established Blue Mesa Grill in 1988.
Partner in Charge,
Jones Day - Dallas
Hilda Galvan, a nationally recognized trial lawyer, has represented plaintiffs and defendants in intellectual litigation in courts across the country for more than 25 years. She has served as lead counsel for technology companies in enforcing their patent portfolios as well as defending those companies against infringement allegations.
President and CEO,
Citation Oil and Gas Corp. - Houston
Curtis Harrell joined Citation in 2002. Prior to joining the company, Curtis served as Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Director of Brigham Exploration Company, currently known as Statoil.
WOODY L. HUNT
Senior Chairman, Hunt Companies, Inc. - El Paso
Mr. Woody L. Hunt is Senior Chairman of the Board of Directors of Hunt Companies, Inc. (www.huntcompanies.com), and its affiliated companies. Mr. Hunt graduated with honors from The University of Texas at Austin with a Bachelor's Degree in Finance, and he subsequently received his MBA in Finance from UT.
Chairman, President, and CEO,
HMS - Irving
Bill Lucia has served as HMS chairman, president, and chief executive officer since March 2009. He has been a member of the board of directors since May 2008 and was appointed chairman in July 2015.
Shell Oil Company - Houston
Marvin E. Odum is retired president of Shell Oil Company and Upstream Director of Royal Dutch Shell’s subsidiary companies in the Americas. Odum directed a broad portfolio, from traditional oil and gas development to emerging technologies in a wide range of areas, including heavy oil, onshore gas, light tight oil, deepwater, wind, and biofuels.
President, Plastronics - Irving
Mr. Pfaff is President of Plastronics Socket Company. He has run Plastronics Socket Company, a fully integrated design, injection mold and manufacturer of burn-in sockets, for over 10 years.
NALCAB-National Association for Latino Community Asset Builders - San Antonio
Noel Andrés Poyo serves as NALCAB’s Executive Director and CEO of NALCAB’s subsidiary asset management company Escalera Community Investments. Poyo’s twenty-year professional career has focused on integrating low-income people and immigrants into mainstream financial services and real estate sectors of our economy as well as improving the livability and economic resilience of low-income neighborhoods and affordable housing communities.
CEO, VitreosHealth - Plano
Jay Reddy co-founded VitreosHealth and serves as its CEO since 2009. Prior to Vitreos, Jay was the Chief Marketing Officer at CombineMed, a joint venture with the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC), helping healthcare organizations drive savings through strategic sourcing technologies.
Zachry Group and
Immediate Past Chairman,
Texas Association of Business
- San Antonio
A.J. Rodriguez is the Vice President of External Affairs at Zachry Group, which provides turnkey construction, engineering, maintenance, turnaround and fabrication services to the power, energy, chemicals, manufacturing and industrial sectors. He served as chair of the board of directors of the Texas Association of Business in 2018.
Former President and CEO,
Fluor Corporation - Irving
David Seaton is the former president and CEO of Fluor Corporation. He is also a board member of the American Petroleum Institute and the U.S.-Saudi Arabian Business Council.
President and CEO, North Texas Commission - Irving
Chris Wallace, IOM, CCE is President/CEO of the North Texas Commission, a unique public-private partnership that drives large impactful projects and legislative advocacy benefiting a robust 13-county region. Prior to joining the NTC, Wallace was President/COO of the Texas Association of Business, the state chamber of commerce.
KEN G. WINCORN
Founder, The Law Offices of Kenneth G. Wincorn, P.C.
Kenneth G. Wincorn, Esquire graduated with a Juris Doctorate degree from Southern Methodist University School of Law in 1972 and began his own legal practice, The Law Offices of Kenneth G. Wincorn, P.C. in 1986. Mr. Wincorn is licensed to practice law in the State of Texas, numerous Federal courts, and state and Federal agencies, and has experience practicing in immigration law, criminal law, family law, personal injury law, international law, aviation law, and civil litigation matters.