Board

University of North Texas Alumni Association
Board of Directors
2021-2022

Executive Committee

Chair
Cathy Bryce (’91 Ed.D.)
Retired Educator/Administrator

Vice Chair
Sarah Wagner (’89)
Sr. Vice President, Enterprise Planning & Governance, Texas Capital Bank

Secretary
Ernest Martinez (’11)
Vice President of People & Culture, ChildCareGroup

Treasurer
Stephen Westurn (’87, ’91 M.B.A.)
Chief Financial Officer, Paradigm Tax Group

Past Chair
Emily Klement (’92, ’94 M.Ed., ’12 Ed.D.)
Executive Director, Catholic Charities

Directors At-Large

Term 2022

Cathy Bryce (’91)
Retired Educator/Administrator

George Esquivel (’91)
Owner, Four Corners Brewing

Roberto “Bob” Garza (’74)
Retired

James Guillory (’13)
President, HarDam Hotels, LLC

Stephen Westurn (’87, ’91 M.B.A.)
Chief Financial Officer, Paradigm Tax Group

Term 2023

Brad Gibson (’06)
Leasing Manager, The Hall Group

Sterling Guest (’98)
Director, Business Development, John Stanley Development

Sharon McGowan (’85)
Philanthropic Relations Director, Susan G. Komen Organization

Sarah Wagner (’89)
Sr. Vice President, Enterprise Planning & Governance, Texas Capital Bank

Eleasia Watts-Lewis (’86, ’89 M.Ed.)
Assistant Principal, Dallas ISD

Term 2024

April Cain (’02)
Partner, Merki & Associates, P.C.

Elliotte Dunlap (’97)
Sr. Partner Solutions Sales Exec., Microsoft – South Central Dist.

Rob Houdek (’78)
Retired, Business Owner/Entrepreneur

Angela Jones (’91)
Vice President, Citigroup Master

Ernest Martinez (’11)
VP of People & Culture, ChildCareGroup

John Matthews (’86 M.B.A.)
Executive Director, Community Safe Institute