Board of Directors and Committees

Board of Directors and Committees
Board of Directors
Roxann Neumann, Chair, Silver Eagle Distributors
Barry H. Caldwell, Vice Chair, Waste Management, Inc.
Julie Young Sudduth, Secretary/Treasurer, IBERIABANK
Andrew Abendshein, Director, Gulfstream Trading, Ltd.
Roxanne Almarez, Director, Bracewell
Zane Carson Carruth, Director, Carson Marketing, LLC
Linda Evans, Director
Larry Faulkner, Director
Saundria Chase Gray, Director, Shell Oil Company
Chaille Hawkins, Director
Stan Leong, Director
Nick Massad, Director, American Liberty Hospitality
Judy Nyquist, Director
Polly Whittle, Director, Kinder Foundation
F. Xavier Peña, Director, Houston Endowment, Inc.
Robert Eury, Ex-Officio, Central Houston
Nancy Kinder, Ex-Officio, Houston Downtown Park Corporation, Kinder Foundation
Brenda Bazan, Ex-Officio, Houston First Corporation  

Dr. Maconda B. O’Connor, The Brown Foundation, Inc. (Founding board member; deceased)  

Discovery Green Conservancy – Officers
Julie Young Sudduth, Secretary/Treasurer, IBERIABANK
Aaron Roffwarg, General Counsel, Bracewell
Barry Mandel, President and Park Director   

Advisory Committees
Discovery Green also has the invaluable support of much of the Houston community. The following committee members provide counsel on the ongoing operations of Discovery Green.  

Nominating Committee

F. Xavier Peña (Chair), Anne Duncan, Jackie Martin, Nancy Kinder, Brady Carruth, Roxann Neumann, Barry Caldwell

Finance & Audit Committee

Julie Sudduth (Chair), Jackie Martin, Polly Whittle        

Advancement Committee

Polly Whittle (Chair), Linda Evans, Pam Brasseux, Debbie Chenovert, Julie Sudduth, Saundria Chase Gray, Joanie Haley, Julie Bergen, Anne Duncan, Zane Carruth, Shari Kozial, Stan Leong, Challie Hawkins  

Programming Committee

Andrew Abenshein (Chair), Roxann Almarez (Vice Chair), Angie Bertinot, Ann-Marie Tcholakian, Christine West, Cindy Marion, Courtenay Siegfried, Jackie Martin, Jenni Rebecca Stephenson, Jody Fiess, Lucy Chambers, Luther Villagomez, Nicki Britton, P'nina Mossman Topham, Stan Leong, Susan Bennett, Todd Holloman, Judi Quesonova, Todd Holloman, Cindy Marion, P'nina Mossman Topham

Operations Committee

Bob Eury (Chair), Nancy Kinder, Guy Hagstette, Jill Jewett, Peter McStravick, Lisa Johnson  

Public Art Committee

Judy Nyquist (Chair), Nancy O'Connor, Maconda Abinader, Gary Tinterow, Jim Furr, Scott Ziegler, Elaine Finger, Deborah Brochstein, Leslie Hall, George Lancaster, Doug Lawing, Brandie Mask, Debbie McNulty, Aliyya Stude, Jane Dancison 

Marketing Committee

Nick Massad (Chair), Corey Powell, Jennifer Davenport, Holly Clapham-Rosenow, Monica Danna, Jonathan Beitler, Marc Eichenbaum, Sarah Gabbart, Tiffany Smith, Will Matthews, Ted Bowen, Maya Ford, Grace Rodriguez, Sydney Scott, Nicole Capelo, Tina Zulu, Hunter Segesta, Ashley White, Tere Perry, Dena Propis, Monte Large, Carol Watson, Meredith Wade
Compensation Committee
F. Xavier Pena (Chair), Roxann Neumann, Nancy Kinder, Barry Caldwell
Discovery Green Reg. U.S. Pat. & Tm. Off