Current Board of Directors



  • Rice Tilley, Jr., Chair Emeritus
  • The Honorable Betsy Price, City of Fort Worth, Chair
  • Robert Allen, President, CBIZ Valuation Group, LLC, LC2006
  • Doug Wilson, President Elect/Secretary, Frost Bank, LC1993
  • Jason Byrne, Treasurer, Texas Christian University, LC2016
  • Mark Dabney, Past President, BOKA Powell, LLC, LC2006
  • Chris Brim, co-Vice President, PR/Marketing, Jacobs, LC 2013
  • Colby Walton, co-Vice President, PR/Marketing, Cooksey Communications, LC 2012
  • Michael Wollman, co-Vice President, PR/Marketing, UTA, LC 2012
  • Ramon Guajardo, Jr., Vice President LeaderKids, RAMEL Company, LLC, LC2012
  • Lauren Doeren Barnett, Vice President Forum, Community Volunteer, LC 2015
  • Kathryn McGlinchey, Vice President Policy, Broude, Smith & Jennings, PC, LC2015
  • Martha Earngey, Vice President Development, Texas Wesleyan University, LC2007


  • Drenda Witt, LC1986

Leadership Class of 2017 Representatives

  • Nate Brown, Jacobs, LC2017
  • Ben Robertson, Thos. S. Byrne, Inc, LC2017

Leading Edge 2017 Board Shadow

  • Peyton Salavarria, Gill Children’s Services, LE2017

Founding Organizations

  • Netty Matthews, Fort Worth Chamber, LC1996
  • Kathryn McGlinchey, Junior League Fort Worth, LC2015
  • Janine Kraus, Texas Christian University, LC2014
  • Martha Earngey, Texas Wesleyan University, LC2007
  • Michael Wollman, University of Texas Arlington, LC2012

At Large Board Members

  • Elizabeth Alaniz-Bolton, JPS Health Network,  LE2014
  • Jared Cobb, TCC, South Campus, LE2009
  • Charlie Fowler, Stantec Consulting Services, Inc., LP2016
  • Courtney Garner-Lewis, LC2013
  • Curvie Hawkins, The T, LC2011
  • Georgina Johnson, Inspirus, LLC, LE2016
  • Paula Parrish, Catholic Diocese of Fort Worth, LC2008
  • Susan Roberts, CliftonLarsonAllen, LLC, LC2009
  • Satoya Williams, Fort Worth ISD, LE2015
  • Mary Yetto, BDO USA, LLP, LE2014
  • Dawn Zieger, JPS Health Network, LC2016