2021-2022 Board of Directors

Our board members are passionate supporters of the CIS mission, and leaders in a variety of fields including finance, education, marketing, law, and more.

Our Executive Board Members

Zandra Pulis, Chair

Community Leader

Yvonne Kuydenall, Vice Chair

 Director of Proposal Development – ETS

Lorne Phillips, Treasurer

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer – Pioneer Energy Services Corporation

Jacob Cavazos, Secretary

Senior Vice President, Community Reinvestment Manager – Broadway Bank

Dr. Barry Abrams
Community Volunteer

Demonte Alexander
AXR Strategies, LLC

Antonisha J. Bennett
Principal Owner & Educator, All Heart Initiative

Jennifer Dooling  
Bank of America

Katherine Doss
Interim Vice President of College Services, Palo Alto Community College

Dr. Adriana Rocha Garcia
Assistant Marketing Professor, Our Lady of the Lake University

Araceli Garza
Graduate Student, University of Texas

Velma L. Guerra
CPA, Covenant

Haven Jackson
Private Client Financial Advisor, Chase Bank

Dr. Michael MacNaughton
Southwest Research Institute

Chad Madison
Vice President of Warehousing, H-E-B Grocery

Alexander L. Miller, M.D. 
Community Volunteer

Dr. Linda Mora 
Director, Center for Educational Leadership, Trinity University

John Norman
Director of School Design and Charter Partnerships, San Antonio Independent School District

Rosemary Puente
Principal, RHP Consulting, LLC

Rock Ruiz
Community Volunteer

Stacy Sampeck
Senior Litigation Counsel, 3M-Acelity

Joe Jesse Sanchez
Community Volunteer

Tom Sauer
President, Sapphire Media Group, LLC

Marc Sewell

Dr. Julie Strentzsch
Chief Program Officer, Roy Maas Youth Alternatives

Stan Tebbe
Community Volunteer

Matthew Thibodeaux
Director of Grains, Valero

Ron Thomas
Community Volunteer

Dr. Jeannie Von Stultz
Deputy Chief Program Officer, Mental Health Services Division at Bexar County Juvenile Probation

Margaret Schellenberg
Friends of CIS Chair, Ex-Officio Board Member

Jessica Weaver
CEO, Communities In Schools of San Antonio