Board of Directors & Executive Committee

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    Alfonso Hernandez

    2019 Chair

  1. Jerry Sanders

    2020 Chair
    Executive Vice President
    PlainsCapital Bank

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    Dr. Cynthia Mickens Ross

    Immediate Past Chair
    Methodist Charlton Medical Center

  1. Robyn Mota

    Municipal Services Manager
    Republic Services

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    Dustin Anthamatten

    Treasurer & Healthcare Co-Chair

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    Randall Chase, IOM

    Vice Chair
    Executive Director
    Cedar Hill Chamber of Commerce

  1. Steve Martin

    Vice Chair
    Duncanville Chamber of Commerce

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    Laura Terhune, IOM

    Vice Chair
    DeSoto Chamber of Commerce

  1. Lee McCleary

    Community Rep.
    Director of Economic Development
    City of Red Oak


  1. Hon. Jami McCain

    Councilwoman, City of Cedar Hill
    Church on the Hill

  1. Allison Thompson

    Cedar Hill Economic Development Corp

  1. Hon. Curtistene McCowan

    Mayor, City of DeSoto
    Chair, Regional Mobility

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    Joe D. Newman

    Board Member, DeSoto

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    Hon. Barry L. Gordon

    Mayor, City of Duncanville

  1. Kevin Hugman

    City Manager
    City of Duncanville

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    Clyde C. Hairston


  1. Opal Mauldin Robertson

    Transportation Co-Chair
    City of Lancaster
    City Manager

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    Shane Shepard

    Board Member, Lancaster

  1. Bob Mong

    UNT Dallas

  1. Hon. Michael Williams

    UNT Dallas

  1. Dr. Joe Seabrooks

    Work Force / Economic Development Chair
    Cedar Valley College

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    Hon. Steve Gorwood

    Mayor, City of Balch Springs

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    Hon. Doug Hunt

    City of Ovilla

  1. Tim Maiden

    Frost Bank

  1. Kenneth Govan

    Governmental Affairs Chair
    Community Svcs. Mgr.
    ONCOR Electric Delivery

  1. Patricia Coleman

    Bank of DeSoto

  1. Hon. Micheal Driggars

    Mayor, City of Ferris

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    Emmanuel Wealthy-Williams


  1. Hon. Cliff Boyd


  1. Leonor Marquez

    Chief Executive Officer
    Los Barrios Unidos Community Clinic

  1. Marcus Balch

    Texas State Technical College

  1. Kimberly Hilley

    Manager Community Affairs
    TXU Energy

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    Patty Bushart

    Tourism Chair

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    Patricia Davis

    Work Force Development Co-Chair

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    Tiara Richard

    Education Co-Chair
    Chief Communication Officer, Duncanville ISD

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    Brenda Richardson-Rowe

    Healthcare Co-Chair

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    Beth Trimble, CPC

    Education Co-Chair
    Red Oak ISD, Communications Director

  1. Joe Johnson, IOM

    Executive Director
    Phone: 214-535-1883
    Best Southwest Partnership

  1. Amanda Skinner, IOM

    Phone: 972-754-8124
    Best Southwest Partnership