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
Manager, Business Development at NuStar Energy L.P.

Leah Bennett
Woodway Financial Advisors

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

Linda Doubrava, CPA
Federal Tax Partner, KPMG LLP

Bjorn Dybdahl
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

John Dryden Nanna
Founder, Dryden Labs, LLCC

Heather Pelly
License Management, Deal Management Oracle America

Joe H. Sanchez, Jr.
Air Force Intelligence, AF ISR Agency/A6 Staff

G.P. Singh, Ph.D.

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

Tom Stringfellow
Exec. Vice President, Chief Investment Officer at Frost Bank

Jim Tsakopulos, Jr.
CliftonLarsonAllen

Parker Wilson
Managing Counsel, Valero Energy Corporation

Sandi J. Wolff
Senior Executive Strategy Analyst, Office of the President/CEO at San Antonio Water System