ABOUT US

The Texas Coalition for Excellence in Higher Education exists to promote excellence, accountability and progress in all of our state’s institutions of higher learning. We believe the diversity of the state of Texas requires a wide range of diverse higher educational options, from low-cost, broad access institutions to more competitive Tier One research universities with the very highest standards of quality and excellence.

Coalition Founding Members

*Italicized names designate members of the Executive Committee

Betsy Abell
Hughes Abell
Judge Marilyn Aboussie
John L. Adams
Cynthia Adkins
John Adkins
Perry L. Adkisson
Elain Agather
Robert H. Allen
Lester L. Allison
Gordon Appleman
Michael Appleman
Rick Archer
Scott J. Atlas
Dionel E. Aviles
Susan G. Baker
S. Jack Balagia
Anne Ballantyne
Steve Ballantyne
Ben Barnes
Jane Barnhill
John W. Barnhill Jr.
Sam Barshop
Vicki Bartholow
Peter Bartholow
Jamie Baskin
JJ Baskin
Joan Ragsdale Baskin
Alan C. Baum
Jean Beaumont
David J. Beck
John Beckworth
Laura Hobby Beckworth
Margaret C. Berry
John Scott Black
Willie E. B. Blackmon
Jack Blanton
Leslie D. Blanton
Carla Blumberg
Ruben Bonilla
Jim Boon
Carmel Borders
Mary Borders
Tom Borders
Dr. Ray Bowen
Kyle Bradford
Sam C. Bradshaw
Marty Braniff
Lewis E. Brazelton
Karey Bresenhan
Michelle K. Brock
Ricky Brown
Becky Brumley
Jon Brumley
Tim Bryan
Jim Buchanan
Dan Burck
Ernest Butler
Sarah G. Butler
Natalie Butler
Randy Cain
Charles H. Campbell
Tony Canales
Tom Carter
Bill Cauthorn
H. Scott Caven Jr.
Leslie Cedar
David L. Chapman Ph.D.
Ray Taggart Chilton
Carrielu Christensen
Elizabeth Christian
Joann Christian
Fan Cloud
Ernest H. Cockrell
Janet Cockrell
L.J. Cohen
Hon. Peter R. Coneway
Tracy Smith Connally
Michael L. Cook
Dr. Denton A. Cooley
Jerry Cooper
Jerry Cox
Dr. John W. Craddock
Mary Cooley Craddock
Jack Crosby
JoAnn Crosby
Gary Crum
Sylvie Crum
Elizabeth Cullingford
Jess Curlee
Josiah M. Daniel, III
Don Davis
Ramona Davis
Rebecca Davis
Linnet F. Deily
Ben De Leon
Hector De Leon
Frank Denius
Lisa DePaulo
Martin Dies
Kip Dixon
Ben A. Donnell
Elinor Donnell
Alan Dreeben
Robert Duncan
Tom Dunning
Amy Ehrlich
Byron F. Egan
Robert M. Ehrlich Jr.
Charles Ellison
Frank C. Erwin III
Gay Estes
Gary Farmer
Susan Farmer
Larry Faulkner
Mary Ann Faulkner
Brian Feld
Becky Ferguson
Raul B. Fernandez
Dr. Peter Flawn
Tyrrell Flawn
Betty Sue Flowers
Joe Foster
Dr. Robert L. Frachtman
Chuck Fraser
Charles B. Fulton
  
 
Edward Funkhouser
Ray Galvin
Rudy Garza
Lela Gibbs
Robin C. Gibbs
Machree Gibson
Melbern G. Glasscock
Julius Glickman
Suzan Glickman
Lee Godfrey
Sandra Godfrey
Marc Goldman
Lisa T. Gottesman
Sanford Gottesman
Bob Graham
Jerry R. Grammer
Jack S. Gray
Marina V. Grayson
Cathy Obriotti Green
Gerry Griffin
Vaughn Gross
William Gross
Gary R. Gurwitz
Jon L. Hagler
John B. Harbin
Christopher M. Harte
Judye Hartman
John Harvey
Brad Hawley
Gerald Hawxhurst
Sue Hawxhurst
Jess T. Hay
Kay Head
Steve Head
Dr. Frederick B. Hegi Jr.
Carol Heller
Jeffrey M. Heller
Jim Herdlicka
H. David Herndon
Graham Hill
Paul W. Hobby
Bill Hobby
Ann Honeycutt
David E. Honeycutt
Patty Huffines
David Hull
Ralph T. Hull
Herbert Hurn
Adm. Bob R. Inman
Joe Jamail
Hon. John H. James
Kenneth M. Jastrow II
Susie Jastrow
Al Jones
Bryan Jones
Frank Jones
Jay Jones
Robert Jones
Lenoir M. Josey
Margaret Justus
Kyle Kalkwarf
Kim Kane
Richard P. Keeton
Gary Kelly
Richard Kimbrough
Mickey Klein
Aaron Kozmetsky
Greg Kozmetsky
Arno W. Krebs
Ronald D. Krist
Weldon D. Kruger
James C. Langdon Jr.
Mike Lange
Pam Leshin
Richard L. Leshin
Leigh Leshin Levy
Michael R. Levy
Jack E. Little
David D. Livingston
Lana Livingston
William S. Livingston
Joe R. Long
Meredith Long
Dr. Teresa Lozano Long
Janiece Longoria
Tom Luce
John Mackintosh
Prudence Mackintosh
Abbie Madden
Wales H. Madden Jr.
Melvin Maltz
Humboldt Mandell
Schuyler B. Marshall
Elizabeth S. Massey
John Massey
Charles W. Matthews
Chuck Matthews
Patrick McAndrew
Jim McAnelly
Robert F. McBee
Cale McDowell
Artie McFerrin
Cappy McGarr
Janie S. McGarr
Pam McIllhenny
Mike McKetta
John Mark McLaughlin
Hon. Stan McLelland
Dennis McWilliams
Morton H. Meyerson
Annie Holand Miller
Richard Mithoff
Ginni Mithoff
John Mobley
William H. Mobley Ph.D.
Jane Clements Monday
John S. Moody
Tom Morris
Ryan Moss
Jim Mulva
Mike A. Myers
Elizabeth Nash
James K. B. Nelson
Joe P. Nelson
Milam Newby
Betty Sue Newton
 

 
Jon Newton
Wolfgang Niedert
Peter O'Donnell
Dudley Oldham
Michael Oldham
C. Patrick Oles Jr.
Julie Oles
Lyndon Olson
Dr. John D. Oswalt
Karen Oswalt
Dr. David A. Ott
Pamela F. Ott
Patrick C. Oxford
Fred A. Palmer DVM
Charles R. Parker
Robert L. Parker Sr.
Robert L. Parker Jr.
Carrin Patman
Jeane S. Pendery
Dick Perkins
Judy Perkins
Melinda Hill Perrin
Mike Perrin
Sam Perry
Lorraine Perryman
Mary Dale Peterson
Ed Pickett
Louise Pincoffs
Peter Pincoffs
Scott Polikov
Dr. James Prentice
Nancy Puentes
Bob Ragsdale
Reba Ragsdale
Keshav Rajagopalan
Fran Ramsey
George E. Ramsey
Matthew S. Ramsey
Lisa Henken Ramirez
Richard Rankin
B. M. Rankin Jr.
Hon. Bill Ratliff
Shannon H. Ratliff
Barbara Gurwitz Raynor
Harry Reasoner
Macey H. Reasoner
George Richardson
Rick Rickman
Daron Roberts
Beth Robertson
Eduardo R. Rodriguez
Patrick Rodriguez
Dr. Glenn A. Rogers
Louan P. Rogers
Stanley D. Rosenberg
Dan Routman
Robert B. Rowling
David Rubenstein
Joe Russo
Tameka Sadler
Stephen (Steve) Saunders
Rodney Schlosser
Barbara Schusterman
Randi Shade
Doug Shankle
Debra Shankle
Anne Shepard
Robert W. Shepard
Allan Shivers Jr.
Allan Shulkin
Helen Simons
Michael L. Slack
Martha E. Smiley
Craig Smith
Tracey Smith
Sandra E. Snyder
Ed Solymosy
Susan Pitzer Stasney
Stuart Stedman
Ronald G. Steinhart
Roderick D. Stepp
David Stevenson
Barbara Stuart
John T. Stuart III
Steve Susman
Sam L. Susser
Sandra Sweeney
Jeffrey L. Swope
Charles W. Tate
Judy S. Tate
Van H. Taylor
Charles Teeple
Mary H. Teeple
Larry Temple
Louann Temple
Jere W. Thompson
James E. Thorp
McHenry Tichenor
Bruce Todd
Terry O. Tottenham
Leon B. Toubin
Carolyn Townsend
Peyton Townsend
Harper Trammell
Merced Perez Trevino
Paul Van Osselaer
William R. Volk
Duer Wagner
Darren Walker
Mark D. Walker
Raeanne Walker
J Thomas Ward
Joe Bill Watkins
Rad Weaver
Charles Martin Wender
Marlen Whitley
R.K. Whittington
Dr. George Willeford III
Hon. Pamela Willeford
Dr. James Willerson
Del Williams
Ann Wilson
Layton Wilson
Robert C. Wilson
Darrell Windham
Marvin Womack
Eva Womack
Bill Wright
Bart Wulff

 

Young Texans Coalition Founding Members

*Italicized names designate members of the Operating Committee

Paul Albrecht
Michael Appleman
John Arriaga
Minator Azemi
Ashley  Baker
JJ Baskin
Kalize Bauer
Kate Beasley
John Black
Alli Bloom
Hannah Bock
John Brady
Abby Branigan
Dolph Briscoe IV
Erica Brody
Erica Brody
Shauna Bubis
Natalie Butler
Billy Calve
Marcus Ceniceros
Brent Chaney
Sarah  Classen
Leslie Daniel
Alyssa Davis
Jordan Davisson
Tyler Day
Bernadette De La Cruz
Ben De Leon
John deLorimier
Sameer Desai
Andre Esteva
Sydney  Fazende
Brian Feld
Alex Ferraro
Nicholas Garcia
Madison Gardner
Michael Ginnings
Sara Grabowski
Neshell Graham
Elliot Greenberg
Jamie Grossbard
Dustin Haley
Brian Haley
Ryan Harrison
Holly  Heinrich
Sarah Hobson
Drew Jacoby
Zack Jamail
Priti Joshi
Emily Jung
Sally Jung
Zuhair  Khan
Lauren Kraut
Jordan Kreft
Aakashdeep Kumar
Abbey Laclede
Samuel Leonard
Michelle Lin
David Loewenberg
Sara Loewy
Kendra Loftice
Reid Long
Cecilia Lopez
Amanda Lopez
Edilsa Lopez
Cecilia Lopez
Ryan Manack
Janette Martinez
Cesar Martinez
Meridith McGraw
Allie Medack
Berenice Medellin
Rachel  Meyerson
Milam Miller
Annie Holand Miller
Michael Morton
Juliet Mullins
Stephen Myers
Milam Newby
Carisa Nietsche
Robby Nunez
Keval  Patel
Jesus Payan
Taylor Pousson
Preston Powell
Alex Prescott
Kartik Rajagopalan
Keshav Rajagopalan
Chelsea Rajagopalan
Katina Rajunov
Lisa Henken Ramirez
Lauren Ratliff
Lauren Robbins
Holly  Roche
Patrick Rodriguez
Daniel Rosen
Danielle Rugoff
Tameka Sadler
Sarah Sanders
Zach Schneider
Alyson Schulman
Elana Schulman
Nathan Seitzman
Ruchy Sharda
Frankie Shulkin
Gabriella Sicher
Jason Silverstein
Andrew Solomon
Andrew St. Jean
Justin Stein
Sharilyn Stone
Bailey Tomson
Andrew Townsell
Felicia Travieso
Nicole Trinh
Benjamin Trotter
Roberto Valle
Marlen Whitley
Michael Whitworth
Erika Willrodt
Philip Wiseman
David Wogan
Conner Wood
John Woods
Shannon Yoachum
Crystal  Zhao

*Listing as of August 19, 2014

 

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