Board of Directors

Voting Members:

Brian Newby

Brian Newby**
Cantey Hanger, LLP

Susan Alanis

Susan Alanis**
Vice Chairman
Tarrant County College


Larry Auth**
Omni Fort Worth Hotel

Mark Nurdin

Mark Nurdin**
Immediate Past Chair
Bank of Texas

Robert B. Ahdieh

Robert Ahdieh
Texas A&M University School of Law

Marianne Auld

Marianne Auld**
Kelly Hart Attorneys at Law

Elizabeth Beck

Elizabeth Beck
City of Fort Worth

Maruchy Cantu

Maruchy Cantu
DFW International Airport

David Cooke

David Cooke**
City of Fort Worth

Sloan Dean

Sloan Dean
Remington Hospitality 

Carlos Flores

Carlos Flores**
City of Fort Worth

David Glasser

David Glasser
101 Studios

Drew Hayden

Drew Hayden**
Worthington Renaissnce Fort Worth Hotel

Kim Johnson

Kim Johnson
Texas Christian University

Ronny Korb

Ronny Korb
Pinnacle Bank

Keely Kostohryz

Keely Nezworski
Hickman Investments

Richard Roby III

Richard Roby III 
Food Heaven USA

Ken S.

Ken Schaefer
Schaefer Advertising

Glenda Thompson

Glenda Thompson**
Gestures Marketing


Dr. Sylvia Trent-Adams
Health Science Center

Non-Voting Ex Officio

Robert Allen*
Fort Worth Economic Development Partnership

Brad Barnes*
Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo

Mike Brennan*
Near Southside, Inc.

Eddie Broussard​*
Texas Capital Bank
Chair, Fort Worth Sports Commission

Mike Crum*
City of Fort Worth/ Fort Worth Convention Center

Avery Elander*
Fort Worth Zoo 
Chair, Visit Fort Worth Marketing Committee

Julie Faver-Dylla*
Hotel Association of Tarrant County

Mae Ferguson*
Fort Worth Sister Cities International

Wesley Gentle*
Arts Council of Fort Worth 

Michelle Green-Ford*
Fort Worth Metropolitan Black Chamber of Commerce

​**Executive Committee
*Ex-Officio Members ​

Matt Homan*
Dickies Arena

Tricia Jenkins*
Texas Christian University
Chair, Fort Worth Film Commission

William Johnson*
City of Fort Worth

Dione Kennedy*
Performing Arts Fort Worth, Inc.

Anette Landeros*
Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

Steve Montgomery*
Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce

Brant Ringler*
Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl

Gerry Schlegel*
LKCM Radio Group
Chair, Hear Fort Worth

Andy Taft*
Downtown Fort Worth, Inc.

Michael Tothe*
Charles Schwab Challenge @ Colonial

Courtney Townson*
Sheraton Fort Worth Hotel
Chair, Visit Fort Worth Sales Committee

Jerre Tracy*
Historic Fort Worth