Meet Our Corporate Board

2021-2022 Corporate Board of Directors
Members of our Corporate Board of Directors
are leaders in the Texas Jewish community

Officers and Executive Committee

President – Dr. Keith Paull, College Station
VP Personnel –  Eric Rubin, Austin
VP Resource Development – Lisa Cairns, Ph.D., College Station

Lisa Ann Cairns, Ph.D., The University of Chicago (1998), currently serves as the Director of Learning & Development at Smith, the largest independent distributor of semiconductor components globally. As Director of L&D, Lisa oversees and supports the learning and development needs of all 17 global offices from newest employee on-boarding to senior level and executive leadership programs. Lisa also architects the L&D system and the development of AI systems. Lisa has worked for Smith since leaving academe in 2001 when she was an Assistant Professor of Linguistics.

VP Board Development – Aaron Herstein, Dallas
VP Building and Grounds – Leslie Feigenbaum, College Station
VP Finance, Treasurer – Michael Wolf, Beaumont
Secretary – Arlene Maze, Austin
Student Board President – Sophie Friedman, Missouri City (one year term)


Board Members

Nancy Brand, Bellaire
Ben Deutsch, Dallas
Larry Norton, Laredo
Mark Norton, Dallas
Brette Peyton, Houston
Don Reiser, Houston
David Sergi, San Marcos
Steven Solka, Coppell
Dr. David Toback, College Station
Dr. Stuart Weil, Houston
Marc Wolf, New York
Richard Wolf, Houston

Advisory Board Members

Marc Sheiness, Houston

Honorary Board Members

Kevin Metter, Houston
Phil Rivers, Houston
Trey Schwarz, Hempstead