Driving Success at the Highest Level

Comprised of business and community leaders, the Executive Board is dedicated to the advancement of the UT Dallas. Members support the University's enduring vision to become one of the nation's best public research universities and one of the great universities of the world through their active involvement, advocacy and financial commitments.


Mr. Mike Brodie BSʹ76

Keller Williams Realty Plano

Current Members

Mr. Girish Bachani

Capital One

Dr. Peter Balyta MBA’03

Texas Instruments Inc.

Mr. Selwin (Selly) Belofsky

Belofsky Investment Co.

Mr. Ty Bledsoe


Mr. Darren Boruff MBA’12

Reddy Ice Holdings Inc.

Mr. Lance Charriere

Adolfson & Peterson Construction

The Honorable Maurine Dickey

Dickey’s Barbecue Corporate Office

Dr. Burton C. Einspruch

Ms. Debbie Francis

Ms. Jerri L. Hammer MS’97

Armanino LLP

Mr. Raymond (Ray) Hemmig

Retail & Restaurant Growth Capital LP

Mr. James (Tipton) Housewright

Omniplan Architects

Mr. Masahiro (Mark) Ikeno

NEC Corporation of America

Mr. Dan Johnson

City of Richardson

Mr. William (Bill) Keffler

Catholic Diocese of Dallas

Dr. William (Bill) Krenik PhD’93

Texas Instruments Inc.

Ms. Anchi H. Ku BS’81

Thompson & Knight LLP

Mr. P. David Miller

Eclipse 1 Management LLC

Mr. John O. Olajide BS’04

Axxess Technology Solutions

Ms. Jennifer L. Pascal MPA’98

Allyn Media

Dr. Robert (Bob) Potter

R.J. Potter Co.

Dr. Larry D. Sall

Mr. William (Bill) Sproull

Tech Titans

Mr. Rodney J. Thomas III

IBM (on leave)

Life Members

Mr. Louis A. Beecherl III

Dr. H. L. (Skip) Bilhartz Jr.

Mr. David W. Brandenburg

Mr. Bruce Calder

Mr. Mark A. Calhoun

Mrs. William H. Clark III

Mr. Trammell S. Crow

Mr. Charles (Chuck) Davidson MS’80

Mr. Kenneth (Ken) Dickerson

Mr. Carl E. Edwards Jr. MA’92

Mr. Charles (Chuck) Eisemann

Ms. Sharon N. Freytag

Dr. Sydney Smith Hicks

Mr. Dale Kesler

Ms. Sara T. Martineau

Ms. Mary McDermott Cook

Mr. Clinton (Clint) McDonnough

Mr. Kevin C. McDonough

Ms. Lynn McIntire

Dr. James (Jim) Mitchell

Mr. H. Ronald (Ron) Nash MS’79

Ms. Linda L. Nelson

Mr. Erle A. Nye

Dr. Krish A. Prabhu

Mr. Phil J. Ritter

Ms. Shelia F. Schlosberg

Mr. John T. Stuart III

Mr. Jim Von Ehr II MS’81

Ex Officio Members

Dr. Richard C. Benson

The University of Texas at Dallas

Dr. Kyle Edgington

The University of Texas at Dallas

Dr. Inga Musselman

The University of Texas at Dallas

Ex Officio Members, School/Center Advisory Council Chairs

Mr. David B. Ackerman

Ackerman Center for Holocaust Studies
Ackerman Capital

Ms. Ka Cotter

Center for BrainHealth

Mr. Joe Dealey

History of Aviation Collection

Ms. Tricia George

Callier Center for Communication Disorders

Mr. Michael Gorton MS’88

School of Natural Sciences and Mathematics

To Be Determined

School of Economic, Political and Policy Sciences

Ms. Lindsey Kluempers

Center for Vital Longevity
Swingle Collins& Associates

Ms. Xiaolin Lu

Erik Jonsson School of Engineering and Computer Science (Co-Chair)
Texas Instruments

Ms. Patricia (Patty) Miller

Center for Children and Families
The Power of Nurturing Care LLC

Mr. Geoff Novak

Arts, Technology, and Emerging Communication (ATEC)
Comerica Bank

Dr. John Randall

Erik Jonsson School of Engineering and Computer Science (Co-Chair)
Zyvex Labs LLC

Mr. Kevin Ryan MBA‘95

Naveen Jindal School of Management
Merit Energy

Mr. William E. (Bill) Swart

School of Arts and Humanities

Ms. Annette Watkins

Erik Jonsson School Executive Council
U.S. Trust, Bank of America

Mr. Linus D. Wright

School of Interdisciplinary Studies

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