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Advisory Council

Advisory Council Officers:

  President: Greg Barron ('91 B.B.A.)
    The Barron Companies, Inc.
  President Elect: Vicky Teherani ('79 B.B.A., '81 MBA)
    President and Director
    VT Capital, Inc.
  Vice President: Steve Fleming ('86 B.B.A.)
    V.P. Administration, Beverage Division
    Ben E. Keith Co., Fort Worth

Advisory Council

Gary L. Bailey ('77 B.B.A.)
Vice President, Supply Chain Management (ret.)
Lockheed Martin Aeronautics

Eric V. Brown
Managing Partner/Consultant
Plus Factor, LLC

Carl Cravens ('01 MBA)
Regional President
Southwest Bank

James DeMoss ('81 MBA)
President and Principal Owner
The DeMoss Company, Inc.

Harry Dombroski ('79 B.B.A.)
Senior Vice President,
Financial Administration
Hunt Consolidated, Inc.

Robert Earley ('09 M.S.)
President and Chief Executive Officer
JPS Health Network

JT Fisher ('92 MBA)

Tommy Franks ('71 B.B.A.)
General, U.S. Army (ret.)
Franks & Associates, LLC

Mike Gaston ('67 B.B.A.)
Executive Vice President (ret.)
Cash America International, Inc.

Mike Gerro
Sr. V.P. Market Sales Manager, Arlington
Frost Bank

Brian E. Happel ('83 B.B.A.)
CEO, Fort Worth
BBVA Compass Bank

Craig E. Happel ('82 B.B.A.)
Deputy to the Vice President,
Business Ventures

Lockheed Martin Aeronautics

Carey Hendrickson ('96 MBA)
Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Capital Senior Living Corporation

John W. Hill ('92 B.B.A.)
Managing Director
Slalom Consulting

Michael Jacobson
President & CEO
Arlington Chamber of Commerce

Wes Jurey
Texas Workforce Investment Council

Larry Kemp ('80 B.B.A.)
Chief Operating Officer
Kemp & Sons General Services, Inc.

Steve Kosta ('94 B.S.)
V.P. Business Transformation, Westlake
Fidelity Investments

John F. MacDonald ('71 B.B.A.)
John MacDonald, LLC

Bill McWhirter ('86 B.B.A.)
Senior Vice President and Group President
Energy Equipment Group

Trinity Industries, Inc.

Carolyn Mentesana ('84 B.B.A.)
Executive Director
Arlington Tomorrow Foundation

Maria Murray ('92 B.S.N., '06 M.S.)
Texas Medical Consulting, LLC

Brent Nicholson, ('84 B.B.A.)
Sr. Vice President/Private Wealth Manager, Dallas
UMB Financial Corporation

Joseph Penshorn
Ameriqual Group Holdings, LLC

David D. Roberts ('87 B.B.A.)
Worldwide Vice President, Accenture Alliance

Randal J. Rose
Managing Director, Private Wealth Management
JPMorgan Chase Bank

Charles Shewmake ('87 B.B.A.)
Thompson & Knight, LLP

Robert Strong ('78 B.B.A.)
Executive Vice President, Commercial Banking
Mutual of Omaha Bank

John Terrell ('08 EMBA)
Vice President, Commercial Development
Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport

Jerry Thomas ('63 B.B.A.)
President and Chief Executive Officer
Decision Analyst, Inc.

Pete Walsh
CEO and Co-Founder
Velocity Intelligence Group, Envision-IT, LLC, HonorGuard Network