BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Executive Committee

  • Ms. Rosa Navejar, Chairman, The Rios Group
  • Ms. Julie Wilson, Immediate Past Chairman, The Reasons Group
  • Mr. Mark Nurdin, Vice Chairman, Bank of Texas
  • Mr. Josh Heidenreich, Secretary/Treasurer, Omni Hotel Fort Worth
  • Mr. David Cooke, City of Fort Worth
  • Mr. Randy Gideon, Gideon Holdings
  • Ms. Tracy Gilmour, Sundance Square
  • The Honorable Dennis Shingleton, Fort Worth City Council
  • Mr. John Yeung, Fort Worth Sheraton Hotel

Voting Board Members

  • Ms. Jennifer Brooks, Brooks Educational Consultants
  • Mr. Crawford Edwards, Cassco Development Company
  • Mr. Leonard Firestone, Firestone & Robertson Distilling Company
  • Ms. Brenda Kosthoryz, Hickman Companies
  • Mr. Mark Nurdin, Bank of Texas
  • Ms. Erin Rahr, Rahr & Sons Brewing Company
  • Ms. Gloria Starling, The Capital Grille
  • The Honorable Ann Zadeh, Fort Worth City Council

Ex-Officio Members

  • Ms. Susan Alanis, City of Fort Worth
  • Mr. Brad Barnes, Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo
  • Ms. Jessica Brandup, Chairman of the FWCVB Marketing Committee, Kimbell Museum
  • Mr. Mike Brennan, Near Southside, Inc.
  • Ms. Julie Faver-Dylla, Hotel Association of Tarrant County
  • Ms. Mae Ferguson, Fort Worth Sister Cities International
  • Mr. Mike Gayler, Chairman of the Fort Worth Film Commission Executive Committee; Montgomery Coscia Grelich LLP
  • Mr. Brandom Gengelbach, Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce
  • Mr. John Hernandez, Fort Worth Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
  • Mr. Matt Homan, Dickie’s Arena 
  • Mr. Devoyd Jennings, Metropolitan Black Chamber of Commerce
  • Ms. Kim Johnson, Texas Christian University
  • Mr. Brooks Kendall, Afallon Presents
  • Ms. Dione Kennedy, Bass Hall
  • Mr. Eric Mills, Icon Lodging
  • Mr. Kenton Nelson, Texas Motor Speedway
  • Ms. Carol Riggs, U.S. Bureau of Printing and Engraving
  • Mr. Brant Ringler, Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl
  • Mr. Van Romans, Fort Worth Museum of Science & History
  • Ms. Bridget Shelton, Chairman of the Visit Fort Worth Sales Committee, Embassy Suites Hotel
  • Mr. Kirk Slaughter, City of Fort Worth
  • Mr. Andy Taft, Downtown Fort Worth, Inc.
  • Mr. Michael Tothe, Charles Schwab Challenge @ Colonial
  • Ms. Jerre Tracy, Historic Fort Worth
  • Ms. Linda Valdez-Thompson, DFW International Airport
  • Ms. Karen Wiley, Arts Council of Fort Worth & Tarrant County
  • Ms. Alexis Wilson, Fort Worth Zoo