Our Board

The Houston Community College Foundation has the honor of being governed by a board of some of the Houston area's most respected business and civic leaders. Their commitment to our city and the people who live here energizes the Foundation's work and encourages our success in supporting Houston Community College and its students.

Click here to view the 2021-2022 HCC Foundation Board and Committee meeting calendar

Executive Committee


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David Regenbaum
Board Chair


   David Itz 

David Itz
Vice Chair of

Energetic Properties/First

Service Credit Union 


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Ryan McCauley
Vice Chair of Fundraising &

Northern Trust

Tracy Janda

Tracy Janda
Vice Chair of
Board Relations

CenterPoint Energy


Cyrus Irani


Fairview Energy Capital

Jeanne M. Perdue


Occidental Petroleum


Karen S.-2021
Karen L. Schmidt, M.B.A., CFRE



Chancellor Maldonado

Cesar Maldonado, Ph.D., P.E.



HCC Foundation Board of Directors

Dr. Deepika Verma Agarwal

Karya Property Management
Cecelia Allen

Kinder Morgan, Inc.
Festus Adeleke Amoye

Laddering Your Success
Dr. Antrece L. Baggétt

Houston Community College, Faculty Liaison

Jesse Brown

Ellis Brown + CO.
Carlyn Burton

Osha Liang LLP
Kenneth R. Burton, Jr.

Community Volunteer
Adam J. Dimmick

Briggs & Veselka, Co.

Edward Fierro


Javeed Gire

Richmond Printing 

  Dr. Mary Lawson

Houston Community College, Faculty Liaison

Arturo G. Michel

City of Houston  

Roy Montalbano


Mary W. Murrin


Lina Sabouni

AUTOARCH Architects
Kim Shelton-Brown, Ph.D.

Welding Outlets Inc.

Courtney Taylor

Veritex Community Bank 

Irsan Tisnabudi

Aria Services, Inc.
Charlene White 

Gap, Inc. 




Ambassadors of the Foundation

 Sharon M. Adams
Christopher Ashby
David E. Baker
Charles R. (Bob) Bellomy
Karen Becerra
Ginger Renfroe Blanton
Ann Brinkerhoff
Travis C. Broesche
Penny Butler
Dr. Dorothy E. F. Caram
Tony Chase
Alice Chen
Ann W. Cheng
Mark L. Christensen
Hank Coleman
Marcus Davis
 Marc Eckhart
 Marcia Faschingbauer
Dr. Robert Ford
Harriet Foster
Marc E. Grossberg
John L. Guess, III
Laura Le Harvey
Ann Hayworth
Alan Helfman
Cecilia Hernandez
Dr. Harry D. Holmes
Javed Iqbal
Suewan Johnson
Dr. Nicolás Kanellos
Deborah T. Kearns
Dr. Stephen L. Klineberg
Alfred W. Lasher, III
Stephen H. Le

Debra L. LeBlanc 
Gigi Lee
Nancy Manderson
Silvia Mintz
The Honorable
Christina Morales
Misty Mousa-Lanza
Michael S. Parmet
Rao Ratnala
Ricky A. Raven
Walter Rimbau
Maria Rios
Scott E. Rozzell
Nancy Ruez
Ali A. Saberioon
 Susan D. Sarofim
Randy Sim

Kathryn S. Stream
Shawn A. Taylor
 Jose Adan Treviño
Massey Villarreal
Mary Williams
Ronald W. Woliver
James Palmer Woodson
The Honorable
Clarease Rankin Yates
Dr. Richard W. Yee
Dr. Nancy Zefo
The Honorable
Fred S. Zeidman

HCC Board of Trustee Liaisons

Dr. Cynthia Lenton-Gary
Trustee District VII, Secretary (Ex-Officio)

 Monica Flores Richart
Trustee District I (Ex-Officio)


Cesar Maldonado, Ph.D.,P.E.
Chancellor, HCC

Karen L. Schmidt, M.B.A., CFRE
President, HCC Foundation


Current and Past Chairs of the HCC Foundation Board of Directors

David Regenbaum, 2018 – current
Mary R. Williams, 2016 – 2018
Shawn A. Taylor, 2014 – 2016
Charles R. (Bob) Bellomy, 2012 – 2014
Ginger Renfroe Blanton, 2008 – 2012
William M. Coats, Jr., 2006 – 2008
E.W. (Bill) Wright, III, 2002 – 2006
Jim Box, 1998 – 2002
Leroy Hermes, 1996 – 1998








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