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The Advisory Council of Executives for the Greehey School of Business is comprised of leaders in the business profession, public service and governmental organizations and the academy.   Members of the Council work closely with the Dean and the leadership team of the School to advise them on issues of strategic importance; serve as liaison to students, faculty, and the staff of the School and to the University Board of Trustees; support financial development and growth of the School; and assess the performance of the School. The President of the University and the Dean of the Greehey School of Business serve as permanent members of the Advisory Council.


Danko Barisic
Senior Manager, Business Development at NuStar Energy L.P.

Leah Bennett, CFA, CIC
Chief Operating Officer, Westwood Financial Advisors

Ray E. Berend, CPA
Consultant, Retired Partner, Padgett, Stratemann & Co., LLP

Josie Behrend
Partner, RSM US LLP

Scott Bick
Vice President – Corporate Tax, iHeartMedia, Inc.

Linda M. Boehme
Treasurer, Southwest Research Institute

Julissa Carielo
President, Tejas Premier Building Contractor, Inc.

Ramiro A. Cavazos
President and CEO, San Antonio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

Doug Cross
President and CEO, AAA Auger Plumbing

Linda Doubrava, CPA
Federal Tax Partner, KPMG LLP

Bjorn Dybdahl
Founder, Bjorn’s Audio Video

Chris C. Edelen
President and CEO, Edelen Marketing Associates

Paula Gold-Williams
CEO, CPS Energy

Tom Grothues
Senior Vice President, Sales and Service at USAA

Beth Hair
President, Aventine Hill Partners

Paul Hensley
Vice President, Chief Financial Officer at HOLT CAT

Shaun D. Kennedy
Chairman, Texas Capital Bank

Thomas M. Mengler, J.D.
President, St. Mary’s University

Harvey E. Najim
President, The Harvey E. Najim Family Foundation

John Dryden Nanna
Founder and Digital Strategist, Dryden Labs, LLCC

G.P. Singh, Ph.D.
CEO, Sikh Foundation

Tanuja Singh, D.B.A.
Dean, Greehey School of Business at St. Mary’s University

Tom Stringfellow
President and Chief Investment Officer, Frost Investment Advisors LLC

Jim Tsakopulos, Jr.
Principal, CliftonLarsonAllen

Parker Wilson
Managing Counsel, Valero Energy Corporation

Sandi J. Wolff
Director of Marketing and Community Relations, Linebarger, Goggan, Blair & Sampson, LLP


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