Meet the Panelists

Name  Title/Company
Rafael Anchia Texas State Representative
Lily Anderson Manager, Sales Development, Mercuri International
Manuel Aybar Manager, Industrial Engineering, Qorvo
Michelle Bobadilla Senior Associate VP for Outreach Services, UT Arlington
Jose Bowen President, Goucher College, Former, Dean, Meadows School, SMU
Randy Bowman President, MW Logistics 
Patrick Briggs Texas State Director, AVID
Baine Brooks Owner, Two Rows Restaurant, Council member, City of Allen
Andy Canales Director, Center for Social Measurement and Evaluation, Children at Risk, Former Director, Literacy Initiatives, Commit!
Patricia Rodriguez Christian President, CRC Group
Carl Dorvil President/CEO, Group Excellence
Marcus Duron Principal, Rocky Duron & Associates
Tiffani Evans Sr. Project Manager, AT&T
Derrick Evers Managing Partner/CEO, Kazien Development Partners
Edwin Flores Managing Partner, Chalker Flores LLP
Florencia Velasco Fortner President & CEO, The Concilio
Cassandra Gandara Lawyer, Gandara & Gonzalez
Richards Garza Principal, Garza Program Management
Victor Garza Financial Advisor, Amicus Financial Advisors
Art  George Principal/The George Development Group, Retired Texas Instruments executive
Matt Houston Principal, MLH Enterprises
Lyria Howland President, Howland PR
Pete Lerma Principal & Founder, Richards/Lerma
Dale Long Sr. Community Relations Coordinator, City of Dallas
Jaime Luna Material Program Manager, Raytheon
Chris MacFarland CEO, Masergy
Marcus Martin CEO, 2M Research Services
Carlos Morales Partner, Freidman & Fieger
Deanna Naugles Senior Mgr, Strategic Program & Operations, Accenture
Mauricio Navarro President, RAIZ Inc.
Michael Pegues Partner, Bracewell & Giuliani
Fred Perpall CEO, The Beck Group
Cheryl Richardson Enterprise Account Mgr, Cisco Systems
Gail Salcido VP, General Counsel, Fluor Corporation
Arturo Sanchez Integration Mgr, International Space Station, NASA
Rawly Sanchez Chief Admin, Tyler ISD, Former, Deputy Chief of Staff, DISD
Byron Sanders Vice President, Private Client Assoc, U.S. Trust
Alejandro Sanchez Sobrino VP, GM Telemundo, Orlando, ZGS Communications
Natalie Solis Anchor / Reporter, KDFW Fox 4
Michelle R. Thomas VP, Philanthropy & Community Rel, JPMorgan Chase
Tamara Urquhart Recruitment Director, Teach for America
Jeronimo Valdez Managing Partner, Valdez | Washington
Isaul Verdin Counselor, Verdin Law
Fraces Cudjoe Waters National Speaker, Writer, Minister and Life Coach
Luis Zambrano Partner, Miller, Eagan, Molter & Nelson, LLP