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The Catholic and Marianist University

Board of Trustees

The St. Mary’s Board of Trustees meets at the University four times a year during the academic year, September, November, February and April.
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Board Officers

Rev. Martin A. Solma, S.M.

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

Martin Beirne Jr. (J.D. ’69)

Chairman of the St. Mary’s Board of Trustees
Chairman, Beirne, Maynard & Parsons LLP

Charles Barrett Jr. (B.B.A. ’62)

Vice Chairperson of the St. Mary’s Board of Trustees
President and CEO, Barrett Holdings Inc.

Leticia Contreras (B.A. ’89)

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

Board Members

Rev. Dennis Arechiga

Pastor, St. Matthew Parish

Brother Reinaldo Berrios, S.M.

Lecturer, University of Puerto Rico

David W. Biegler (B.S. ’68)

Chairman and CEO, Southcross Energy

Brother William J. Campbell, S.M., Ed.D.


Raymond R. Carvajal, R.Ph. (CL ’68)

President, Carvajal’s Pharmacy Inc.

R. Michael Casseb (J.D. ’76)

Attorney at Law, Casseb & Casseb

Steve A. Chiscano (J.D. ’77)

Partner, Gonzalez Chiscano Angulo & Kasson, PC

David Dickson (B.B.A. ’68)

Chairman, Great Central Mortgage Acceptance Co.

Walter D. Downing Jr.

Executive Vice President, Southwest Research Institute

Rev. James F. Fitz, S.M.

Vice President for Mission and Rector, The University of Dayton

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


Gisela Girard (B.A. ’79)

President and COO, Creative Civilization

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

CEO, Columbia Realty Limited

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

Joan M. Lamm-Tennant, Ph.D. (B.B.A. ’74, M.B.A. ’77)

CEO, Blue Marble Microinsurance, Inc.

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

Associate Professor, Department of Sociology, Anthropology and Social Work, The University of Dayton

Jason F. Longoria (B.A. ’00)

Senior Marketing Manager, AT&T Inc.

Christopher R. Martinez (B.B.A. ’00)

President of Central Electric Enterprises & Co.

Thomas M. Mengler, J.D.

President, St. Mary’s University

Larry Mills

Executive Vice President, HOLT CAT

Brother Ronald Overman, S.M.

Treasurer, Marianist Province of the United States

Philip J. Pfeiffer, J.D.

Of Counsel/Retired Partner, San Antonio Office, Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P.

Rudolph Rivas (B.B.A. ’87)

CEO, M. Christopher Investments LLC

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

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

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

Shareholder/Vice President, Tsakopulos Brown Schott and Anchors

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

Brother Thomas Wendorf, S.M., Ph.D.

National Vocation Director, Marianist Province of the United States

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