HOUSTON TECHNOLOGY CENTER LEADERSHIP

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

Chair
Charles H. Flournoy
Vice Chairman, John L. Wortham & Son, L.P.

President & CEO
Lori Vetters
Houston Technology Center

Vice Chair & Founder
Paul M. Frison
Houston Technology Center

 

Barbara Burger
President, Chevron Technology Ventures

Robert W. Harvey
President and CEO, Greater Houston Partnership

Randall L. Walker
CEO of Houston Region, Bank of Texas

Richard E. Williams
Executive in Residence, Houston Technology Center

BOARD MEMBERS

Wade Adams, Ph.D.
Associate Dean, Engineering, Brown School of Engineering, Rice University

Filipe Barbosa
Director (Senior Partner) McKinsey & Company

Steve Barrett
Senior Vice President Business Development, Oceaneering

Judge Levi J. Benton
Attorney at Law, Levi Benton & Associates PLLC

Lynne B. Bentsen
Principal, Lynne Bentsen, LLC

David Callender, M.D.
President, The University of Texas Medical Branch

Victor Cintron
CEO of Client company DimDrop

Galen Cobb
Vice President Industry Relations, Halliburton

Giuseppe Colasurdo, M.D.
Dean, University of Texas Medical School

Suzan Deison
President, Greater Houston Women’s Chamber of Commerce

Neal Dikeman
Senior Venture Principal, Shell Technology Ventures LLC

Dr. Ronald A. DePinho
President, UT MD Anderson Cancer Center

Richard S. Figueroa
Vice President and Senior Financial Advisor, UBS

Karen H. Garcia
President, KHG Consulting LLC

Niel Golightly
Vice President, Energy Transition Strategy, Shell Oil Company

Seth Hachmeister
Director Business Sales Verizon Wireless

Terrence Hill
Division Manager – Senior Vice President, Chase Middle Market Banking – Houston Region

John D. Hofmeister
Founder & CEO, Citizens for Affordable Energy

Patrick Holley
President and CEO, CSE Americas, Inc.

Rick Jones
Founder, Bluware.com

John Kennedy
Executive Chairman, Micro Seismic, Inc.

Badar Khan
President and CEO Direct Energy

Dr. Renu Khator
Chancellor, University of Houston System; President, University of Houston

David J. Lee
President, Gemini Managed Services; Co-Founder, Nano3D Biosciences, Inc.

David W. Leebron
President, Rice University

Michael Lowe
Former CEO, OrthoAccel Technologies, Inc.

Cesar Maldonado, Ph.D.
Chancellor, Houston Community College

Derek Mathieson
Chief Strategy Officer, Baker Hughes

Chris Melson
President, Netsurion

Dr. Ellen Ochoa
Director NASA Johnson Space Center, ex-officio

Scott Schwinger
President & CEO of the McNair Group

Richard M. Scruggs
Partner, Winston Sage Partners

Jeffery J. Sheldon
General Partner, CitareTx Investment Partners, LP; Chairman & CEO, Houston Medical Robotics, Inc.

Greg Shoemaker
Global Head of Supply Chain, Central Direct Procurement & Services, HP Inc.

James D. Steffes
Executive Vice President, Corporate Affairs, Direct Energy

Tadd Tellepsen
President, Tellepsen Corporation

Tamera Venzke
Co-Founder of Client company GoToPills

Umesh Verma
President & CEO, BLUE LANCE, Inc.

Sid Vinyard
Chairman, HTC-Asia + Middle East

Katherine Warren
Partner, Boxley Group

John D. White
Partner, Murphree Venture Partners

James T. Willerson, M.D.
President & Medical Director, Texas Heart Institute

DIRECTORS EMERITUS

Lloyd M. Bentsen III
Chairman, Houston Christian Foundation

Rod Canion
Chairman, Questia Media, Inc.; Founder, Compaq Computer Corp.

M. Robert Dussler
Former Chairman & CEO, Palmetto Partners, Ltd.

Dr. Bernard A. Harris, Jr.
CEO & Managing Director, Vesalius Ventures