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 2016-17
Melissa McNeil* Chairwoman of the Board, Community Volunteer Ryan Moss* Vice Chairman of the Board, Chief Financial Officer, Lucid Energy Group Kay Allen Certified Financial Planner, Aspen Wealth Management Cristina Barbosa Community Volunteer Kevin Bryant Chief Counsel, Crow Holdings W. Carey Carter Retired Partner, Deloitte & Touche, LLP Cullum Clark President, Prothro Clark Company George Conant Partner, Tortilis Partners Cathleen Crews Banker, JP Morgan Private Bank Tony Dona Co-Founder, Thackeray Partners Catherine Estrada Community Volunteer Angela Farley Senior Vice President, Dallas Regional Chamber of Commerce Ossa Fisher Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer, Istation Richard Frapart* Community Volunteer Christine Frary Community Volunteer Dexter Freeman, II Director of Intelligence, Innovation & Education, Greater Irving-Las Colinas - Chamber of Commerce Ardo Fuentes* Financial Advisor, Merrill Lynch & Co. Kenneth Govan Area Manager, Oncor Electric Joi Kidd-Stamps JKS Financial, LLC Dawn Mann* Director of Advertising, Alpha Business Images, LLC Amy Messersmith Chief People Officer, Pizza Hut Carol Proffer Partner, Capstone Stuart Ravnik Ph.D., Associate Dean, Graduate School of Biomedical Science, UT Southwestern Randall Ray* Partner, Munck Wilson & Mandala, LLP Brice Tarzwell Retired, Community Volunteer Ed Tauriac Partner, Deloitte & Touche, LLP Josh Terry* Community Volunteer Bruce Ware Director, Davita Healthcare Partners Mary Ellen Weber Managing Director, Stellar Associates Jack Wensinger* President, Will Max Capital Michelle Wheeler President and COO, Jackson Shaw Donell Wiggins* Community Volunteer Marnie Wildenthal Community Volunteer Abigail Williams Community Volunteer*designates voting Board of Governors