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Board of Trustees

St. Mary’s University Board of Trustees

The St. Mary’s University Board of Trustees meets four times a year during the academic year.

Rev. Martin A. Solma, S.M.

Chancellor, St. Mary’s University and
Provincial, Marianist Province of the United States

Michael “Mickey” A. Schott (B.B.A. ’68)

Chairman of the St. Mary’s Board of Trustees
President, The Gorman Foundation

Leticia Contreras (B.A. ’89)

Vice Chairperson of the St. Mary’s Board of Trustees
Executive Vice President, Texas Security General Insurance Agency

Rev. Dennis Arechiga

Pastor, St. Matthew Parish in San Antonio

Martin D. Beirne Jr. (J.D. ’69)

Senior Partner, Akerman LLP

Brother Reinaldo Berrios, S.M., Ed.D.

Lecturer, University of Puerto Rico

David W. Biegler (B.S. ’68)

Chairman and CEO (Retired), Southcross Energy

Brother Edward Brink, S.M.

Rector, Chaminade University

Raymond R. Carvajal, R.Ph. (CL ’68)

President, Carvajal’s Pharmacy Inc.

David Dickson (B.B.A. ’68)

Chairman, Great Central Mortgage Acceptance Co.

Walter D. Downing Jr.

Executive Vice President, Southwest Research Institute

Lynda M. Ellis (B.A.S. ’81)

Owner, President and CEO, Capitol Concierge

Kelley Frost, Ph.D. (M.A. ’07, Ph.D. ’12)


Brother Tom F. Giardino, S.M.

Assistant for Education, Marianist Province of the United States

Gisela Girard (B.A. ’79)

President and COO, Creative Civilization

George Hernandez Jr. (B.A. ’74)

President and CEO, University Health System

David S. Herrmann (B.B.A. ’88, J.D. ’90)

CEO, Columbia Realty Limited

Peter E. Hosey (J.D. ’79)

Partner, Jackson Walker

Steven D. Jansma (B.B.A. ’89)

Partner, Norton Rose Fulbright LLP

Brother Joseph Kamis, S.M.

Assistant Provincial, Marianist Province of the United States

Sister Laura Leming, F.M.I. (B.A. ’79)

Associate Professor, College of Arts and Sciences: Sociology, Anthropology and Social Work, University of Dayton

Lauro Lopez Jr. (B.B.A. ’76)

CPA and President, Lopez and Associates, P.C.

Christopher R. Martinez (B.B.A. ’00)

President, Central Electric Enterprises & Co.

Michael J. Martinez (B.A. ’85)

Corporate Director of Quality Assurance, C.H. Guenther & Son, Inc.
Alumni Representative

Thomas M. Mengler, J.D.

President, St. Mary’s University

Brother Ronald Overman, S.M.

Treasurer, Marianist Province of the United States

Kenneth S. Saks (B.B.A. ’86, J.D. ’89, LL.M. ’03)

Attorney at Law, Oliva, Saks, Garcia & Curiel, LLP

Rev. John Thompson, S.M.

Councilor, Marianist Province of the United States and Pastor, Holy Rosary Parish in San Antonio

John M. Vaught (J.D. ’78)

Partner, Wheeler Trigg O’Donnell, LLP

Sylvia Fernandez Villarreal, M.D. (B.A. ’72)

Owner and CEO, Taos Clinic for Children and Youth

St. Mary’s University Trustees Emeriti

Albert B. Alkek

Charles Barrett Jr. (B.B.A. ’62)

Jack Biegler (B.B.A. ’65)

Brother Richard Dix, S.M. (B.S. ’52)

Stephen M. Dufilho (M.A. ’69)

Robert L. Elizondo (B.S. ’67)

Ruben M. Escobedo (B.B.A. ’60)

Bill Greehey (B.B.A. ’60)

Edward B. Kelley (B.B.A. ’64)

Rosemary Kowalski

Pat A. Legan (J.D. ’46)

Rev. John A. Leies, S.M., S.T.D.

St. Mary’s President Emeritus

Al J. Notzon III (B.A. ’60)

Philip J. Pfeiffer

Doris A. Slay-Barber (B.A. ’74)

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