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Board of Directors and Advisors

The Board of Directors helps chart the Make-A-Wish mission and vision.

The Board of Directors selects, evaluates and supports the president and chief executive officer for Make-A-Wish. The board also protects the organization's assets, enhances its public standing, ensures accountability, maintains legal integrity and assesses its own performance.

Board of Directors

Stephanie Buchanan - Chairman
United Airlines

Jacquelyn Wolf - Vice-Chairman
LyondellBasell Industries

Matthew Acock - Chairman Elect, Board Development Chair
Acock Engineering & Associates, L.P.

W. Aaron Thielhorn - Secretary
Trammell Crow Company

Rick Stein - Treasurer
BDO

Vicky Gerl Neumeyer - Program Committee Chair
New Orleans Saints & New Orleans Pelicans

Stephen Parker - Compliance Committee Chair
PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP

Rick Kolencik - Investment Committee Chair
Marathon Oil Corporation

Tommy Austin - Director Emeritus
Retired - U.S. Customs

David Ainsworth, Sr.
Ainsworth Trucking

Ebony Beaudoin, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Ben Broussard
Tiger Athletic Foundation

Dwane G. Broussard, MD
Village Family Practice, LLC

John R. Croley
Houston Rockets & Toyota Center

Bruce Culpepper
Shell Americas

Kenneth Dunn
EOG Resources Corpus Christi

Chuck Glenewinkel
College Station Independent School District

Jake E. Jacques
Fuel Exchange, LLC

Lesley Keller
The Friedkin Group

Jason Kohll
Professional Sports Partners

Stephen Landry
Ernst & Young

Greg Larsen
Quality Energy

Julie Luecht
KPMG

Chrissy Mafrige

Jay Miller
Sugar Land Skeeters Baseball

William B. Reily IV
Evamor Products / Wm. B Reily & CO. INC

Jeff Reimert
On The Level Game Studios, LLC

Jason Sauer
Zurich North America

Scott Schwinger
McNair Group / Houston Texans

Andrew Veres
Retired President of Bridal Expo

William Windham
Investments - Entrepreneurial Endeavors Advisors

Board of Advisors

Dan Bellow
Jones Lang LaSalle, Houston

Susan Cox
Cox Properties

Doug Dawson
Dawson Financial Services

Heather DeRousse
UT MD Anderson Cancer Center

Douglas J. Erwin
Redhouse Associates

Giuseppe Risi
Ferrari of Houston / Ferrari of The Woodlands

Cheryl Smith
Wesley United Methodist Church

Charles Strauss

Mandy S. Williams
Red & Black Productions, L.P. 

Medical Advisor

ZoAnn Dreyer, M.D.
Texas Children’s Hospital 

President & CEO

Teresa (Teri) Andrepont
Make-A-Wish Texas Gulf Coast and Louisiana
Make-A-Wish® Texas Gulf Coast & Louisiana
12625 Southwest Freeway
Stafford, TX 77477
(281) 491-9474

Make-A-Wish® Texas Gulf Coast & Louisiana, Louisiana Office
3340 Severn Avenue
Suite 350
Metairie, LA 70002
(504) 846-9474
Toll Free (888) 677-9474