Meet Genesys Works Houston

Our Staff

Katherine Taylor

Executive Director

Peggy Rhoads

Senior Director of Development

Ray Miller

Senior Director of Corporate Engagement and Program Success.

Colleen Ashworth

Director of Operations

Heba Baig

Senior Program Coordinator

Fabiola Benavidez

Marketing and Communications Coordinator

Olga Betancourt

Program Manager, Fort Bend

Wendy Brooks

Sr. Manager, Corporate Partnerships

Vanadie Carpio

Volunteer Engagement and Events Manager

Xochitl Castillo

Program Manager

Corinne Collard

Senior Program Coordinator

Mykia Gardner

Program Coordinator

Victoria Guerra

Administrative Coordinator

Giselle Guevara

Program Coordinator

Ross Heidecker

Senior Manager of Institutional Giving

Lisa Hoover

Program Director, High School Success

Venecia Perez-Huerta

Senior Workforce Coordinator

Jarale Jones

Sr. Manager, Workforce Initiatives

Raven Kennerson

Program Director, College and Career Success

Mohamed Larguite

Transportation Associate

Dayanara Mendez

Program Coordinator

Emmanuel Oyeniran

Program Coordinator

Nashey Perry

Marketing and Communications Manager

Da’Neisha Reed

College and Career Specialist

Geraldine Santana

Manager of Recruitment & School Partnerships

Board of Directors

Elisabeth Nash
Senior Vice President, Operations Services, SCI (Chair)
Jeffrey Artis
President and CEO, Genesys Works
Adam Barth
Partner, McKinsey & Company
Erskine Black Jr.
Vice President, Occupier Solutions, Transwestern
Carolyn J. Burke
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Chevron Phillips Chemical
Jesse Carrillo
Chief Innovation Officer, Howard Hughes Corporation
Linda Castaneda
US West Region Advisory Managing Partner, Ernst & Young
George Crawford
CIO and Partner, Catapult Energy
Myra Davis
SVP/Chief Information and Innovation Officer, Texas Children's Hospital
Shanta Eaden
Founder and CEO, Leaders Edge Consulting
Mary Beth Gracy
Managing Director, Accenture
Shachella James
Vice President, Information Technology CenterPoint Energy
Glenn Koch
Williams, Vice President of Project Execution
Michael T. McDonnell
Former President and Chief Executive Officer, General Cable Corporation
Raymond (Ray) Messer
Chairman Emeritus, Walter P Moore
Manish M. Patel
Managing Director Head of Treasury Services U.S. Healthcare Corporate Client Banking, J.P. Morgan
Susanna Sabbagh
Executive Director, Investments, Halliburton Labs
Scott Silvas
Texas Market President, Fifth Third Bank
Elizabeth (Liz) Sweigart
Chief Product & Strategy Officer, Safe Kids Al
Katherine Taylor
Executive Director, Genesys Works Houston

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