2017-2018 Advisory Council

CFT's Advisory Council is a select group of professional, business and civic leaders. They enlist active support to grow the assets of the foundation, promote philanthropy and an understanding of the benefits of establishing a long-term relationship with the foundation, and interpret CFT and its services throughout North Texas. To nominate someone to the Advisory Council, email Kathryn McGill

Jesse Abercrombie
Edward Jones

Henry Gilchrist
Hunton & Williams, L.L.P

Mitch Miller
Haynes & Boone, L.L.P.

Stephen R. Akers
Bessember Trust

Michael Graham
The Graham Law Firm, P.C.

Tom Montgomery
Montomery Coscia Greilich, L.L.P.

Lise E. Anderson
Anderson & Brocious, P.C.

Kal Grant
Tolleson Wealth Management

George J. Nachman
Nachman Law Firm 

Lesly Bosch Annen*
Annen Counseling

Shannon Guthrie
Stephens-Guthrie, PLLC
Paul Nipper
Johnson Jordan Nipper Monk, P.C.

Nancy Barry
Nancy Barry & Associates

Jerri Hammer
TravisWolff & Company, L.L.P.

Lillie Nkenchor
New York Life Insurance Co.

Eric W. Bennett
Satori Capital

Jack W. Hawkins
Gardere Wynne Sewell, L.L.P

Dan Novakov
Frost Brown Todd, L.L.P.

John F. Bergner
Winstead, P.C.

Kathryn G. Henkel
K&L Gates, L.L.P.

Keith Novick
Gardere Wynne Sewell, L.L.P.

Sally B. Berry
Community Volunteer

Ladd Hirsch
Diamond McCarthy, LLP

Yvonne M. Parks
Glast, Phillips & Murray, P.C.

Gene H. Bishop

James Hogue
Morgan Stanley

Mark Plunkett
Capital Tactics Advisors, LLC

Santo Bisignano
Bisignano Harrison Neuhoff, L.L.P.

G. Dulany Howland
Howland Advisory Corporation

Deborah Pritchard*
Kirpatrick, Mathis & Brown, LLC

Marty Brainerd
Westwood Trust

Lon M. Houseman
Wagner, Eubank & Nichols, L.L.P.

Teresa Quinn

Sabina Bramlett
Fox Rothschild, L.L.P.

Ray L. Hunt
Hunt Consolidated, Inc.
Brandon Ratzlaff
Cypress Point Wealth Management

G. Todd Bright
Bright and Bright, L.L.P.

Kay Bailey Hutchison
United States Senate

Rust E. Reid
Thompson & Knight, L.L.P.

Thomas H. Cantrill
Hunton & Williams L.L.P.

William Jordan
Johnson, Jordan, Cresswell & Monk, P.C.

David Rosenberg
Thompson & Knight, L.L.P.

Bill E. Carter
Carter Financial Management

Sandy Kaufman
Stanford M. Kaufman & Associates

John F. Scovell
Woodbine Development Corporation

Richard T. Cheatham*
Richard T. Cheatham, PC

Keith Laycock Cyndy Silverthorne
Crow Holdings Capital Partner, L.L.C.

Robert D. Collier
Meadows, Collier, Reed, Cousins, Crouch & Ungerman, L.L.P.

Patte Lee

Laurel Stephenson*
Davis Stephenson

John M. Collins
Haynes & Boone, L.L.P.

Loic LeMener
Opus Wealth Management

Debra Brennan Tagg
Brennan Financial Services

Ronald R. Cresswell
Johnson Jordan Cresswell Monk, P.C.

Charles V. Lemmon
C.V. Lemmon & Co., Inc
Megan Terrell*
Clifton Larson Allen, LLP

Lora Davis
Davis Stephenson, PLLC

Philip M. Lindquist
Lindquist Wood Edwards, LLP

Charles Thoele
Robertson, Greige & Thoele

David A. Dean
Dean International, Inc.

Jack Lowe
TD Industries, Inc. 

Kris Thomas
Communities Foundation of Texas

Bruce Deelaney
Bear Transportation Services, L.P.

Ken Malcolmson
Afferent Provider Solutions

Robert L. Thornton
JP Morgan Chase

Scott Deke*
Bessemer Trust

Carter Malouf
Carter Malouf Private Jeweler
Christopher Trowbridge
Bell Nunnally

Brian Doyle
Communities Foundation of Texas 

Donald J. Malouf
Malouf Lynch Jackson & Swinson, P.C.

George E. Tobolowsky
Capitol Entertainment Management Corp.

Mary Durie
Quest Capital Management, Inc. 

Eric Marchland*
Meadows Collier

Christine Wakeman
The Blum Firm

Sam Dykeman
JP Morgan Private Bank

Richard A. Massman
Hunt Consolidated, Inc.
Janelle Walker

John A. Eads
Smith, Jackson, Boyer & Bovard, P.L.C.C.

Richard Maus
The Nautilus Group, New York Life

Dusty Wallace
Lee Financial Corporation

William D. Elliot 
Elliot, Thomason & Gibson, L.L.P.

Danika Mendrygal
Mendrygal Law, PLLC

Neil Waterman
Catapult Partners, L.P.

George Ellis
The Studer Group

Robert S. McCaig
Bright & Bright, L.L.P.

John Willding
Barnes & Thornburg, LLP

Mark A. Fankhauser
Little, Pederson, Fankhauser, L.L.P.

Ronnie C. McClure

Phillip E. Williams Jr., M.D.
Texas Health Resources Foundation

G. Myrph Foote
G. Myrph Foote Law Practice

P. Mike McCullough
Thompson & Knight, L.L.P.

Lawrence M. Wolfish
Wolfish & Newman, P.C.

Michael P. Geary
Geary, Porter & Donovan, P.C.


Scott Wood
True North Advisors



Donald Zale
Capitol Entertainment Management Corp




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Development & Corporate Relations Officer

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Director of Charitable Gift Planning

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Advisor Relations Officer

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