2017 Dallas/Fort Worth Chapter Board

OFFICERS

President

Kimble H. Scott
SVP & General Counsel | FedEx Office & Print Services, Inc.

Vice President

Elizabeth "Liz" Seabury
VP, Deputy General Counsel | Le Duff America, Inc.

Secretary

Joel Sharp
Partner | Hunton & Williams LLP

Immediate Past President

Elizabeth K. Giddens
SVP, Dep. General Counsel & Corp Sec. | Nationstar Mortgage LLC

DIRECTORS

Natalie L. Arbaugh
Partner | Winston & Strawn LLP

Blake Bernet
SVP & Chief Legal Officer | CBC Restaurant Corp.

Manuel G. Berrelez
Partner | Vinson & Elkins LLP

Sarah Bittner
General Counsel | Health Smart Holdings, Inc.

Meredith W. Bjorck
EVP, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary | HMS Holdings Corp.

Kerry E. Braxton
Asst. General Counsel | Lincoln Property Company

Burton D. Brillhart
CLO, General Counsel & Chief of Staff | Varsity Brands

Clarence B. Brown III
VP & General Counsel | Kronos Worldwide, Inc.

David B. Brown
Senior Legal Counsel | Accenture Legal Group

Carl Bruce
Principal | Fish & Richardson PC

Scott Bruce
VP & Executive Director | Special Counsel, Inc.

James M. Bushee
Partner | Eversheds Sutherland

John M. Clement
EVP & General Counsel | Classic Industries, LP

Joseph "Joe" F. Coniglio
Managing Shareholder | Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Trey Cox
Partner | Lynn Pinker Cox & Hurst, LLP

Anne Crowe
General Counsel, VP Human Resources & Corp. Sec. | Service Experts LLC

Janice Z. Davis
Partner | Bracewell LLP

Melissa A. Drennan
SVP & Chief Legal Officer| Ryan, LLC

Daniel "Dan" Elms
Partner | Bell Nunnally & Martin L.L.P.

Kimberley “Kim” Elting
Chief Legal Officer | Orthofix International, N.V.

Kenneth “Ken” C. Fernandez
General Counsel, CCO & Secretary | Reddy Ice Holdings, Inc.

John Garda
Partner | K&L Gates LLP

Paul R. Genender
Partner | Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

Jeffrey “Jeff” G. Hamilton
Partner | Jackson Walker L.L.P.

Joseph “Joe” A. Hoffman
Partner | Andrews Kurth Kenyon LLP

Richard “Rick” A. Illmer
Managing Partner | Husch Blackwell LLP

Ann Johnson
Partner | Haynes and Boone, LLP

Brenk Johnson
General Counsel | Softlayer Technologies, Inc.

Paul M. Jolas
SVP, General Counsel & Corp.Sec. | U.S. Concrete, Inc.

C. Scott Jones
Partner | Locke Lord LLP

Marc Kesselman
CLO, General Counsel & Corp. Sec. | Yum! Brands, Inc.

Chip Koons
Director of Managed Document Review | Consilio

Brett D. Lamb
General Counsel | Austin Bridge and Road

Monica Latin
Partner | Carrington, Coleman, Sloman & Blumenthal, L.L.P.

Nancy C. LeGros
SVP, Legal Services & Chief Legal Officer | Christus Health

Julie E. Lennon
General Counsel | Gaedeke Group, LLC

Soren Lindstrom
Partner | McDermott Will & Emery LLP

Harry J. Martin, Jr.
Chief Administrative Officer & Chief Legal Officer| Le Duff America, Inc.

Don J. McDermett, Jr.
Partner | Baker Botts L.L.P.

Kimberly "Kim" McCormick
VP & General Counsel | Lincoln Property Company

Brent McDaniel
Managing Director, Forensic | KPMG, LLP

Sawnie McEntire
Director & Shareholder | Parsons McEntire McCleary & Clark PLLC

Regina T. Montoya
Former SVP & General Counsel | Children’s Medical Center

Lisa A. Peterson
Partner | Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld

David P. Poole
SVP, General Counsel & Corp. Secretary | Range Resources Corporation

Mark T. Prescott
Director | Prescott Legal Search

Susan Pye
President | Pye Legal Group

S. Theis Rice                
SVP and Chief Legal Officer | Trinity Industries, Inc

Kimberly F. Rich
Partner | Baker & McKenzie LLP

Elaine Flud Rodriguez
General Counsel | Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport

Kelvin F. Sellers
General Counsel | Interstate Batteries, Inc.

Melissa W. Shrewsbury
Partner | Strasburger & Price, LLP

Deborah Sloan
Partner | Jones Day

David B. Snyder
SVP, General Counsel, CCO & Secretary | Ethos Group Holdings, Inc.

David S. Starr

Ronald “Ron” Taylor
Former VP & Special Counsel for Bus. Dev. | Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas

Betty E. Ungerman
VP & Deputy General Counsel | Lennox International Inc.

Peter S. Vogel
Partner | Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP

H. Ron White
Managing Partner | White & Wiggins, L.L.P.

Christopher “Chris” S. Willis
VP Talent Group & General Counsel | Interstate Batteries, Inc.

Mark Woolfolk
Managing Director | Morae Legal Corporation

Deborah K. Wright
General Counsel | Prudential Asset Resources, Inc.

Advisory Member

Barbara W. Kincaid
Senior Lecturer in Business Law | Cox School of Business – SMU

KEY COMMITTEES

Membership Chairs

Kelvin F. Sellers - Chair
General Counsel | Interstate Batteries, Inc.

Laura O'Rourke - Co-Chair
Partner | Baker & McKenzie LLP

Program Chairs

Bruce L. Dean – Chair
General Counsel |Stevens Transport, Inc.

TBD - Co-Chair
TBD | TBD

Dedman Dinner Chairs

Elizabeth K. Giddens -  Chair
SVP, Dep. General Counsel & Corp Sec. | Nationstar Mortgage LLC

Monica Latin -  Co-Chair
Partner | Carrington, Coleman, Sloman & Blumenthal, L.L.P.

Forum Women Chairs

Anne Crowe -  Chair
General Counsel VP Human Resources & Corp. Sec. | Service Experts LLC

Elaine Flud Rodriguez -  Co-Chair
General Counsel | Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport

Special Events Chair

Burton D. Brillhart -  Chair
Chief Legal Officer, General Counsel & Chief of Staff | Varsity Brands

Jeffrey "Jeff" G. Hamilton -  Co - Chair
Partner | Jackson Walker L.L.P.