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Katy ISD Education Foundation

Katy ISD Education Foundation

Katy ISD Education Foundation 
Board of Directors

2018-2019 Education Foundation Board of Directors 

The Foundation’s Board is responsible for making key decisions, setting goals and evaluating progress, setting policy, establishing committees, and ensuring all board and committee actions align with the mission, vision and values of the foundation.


Susan SmithPresident
Two Forks Catering
Mike Van Hoozer, Vice-President
Van Hoozer & Associates
Ken Gregorski*, Secretary
Katy ISD Superintendent
Robyn Pye, Treasurer
Mueller Pye and Associates CPA


Rob Bamford, Cross Creek Ranch
Chris Borreca, Thompson & Horton, LLP
Thomas Butts, Hargrove Engineers + Constructors
Dawn Crabtree, VIPS Executive Board Ex-Officio
Chris Crockett, Community Volunteer
Keiko Davidson, Davidson Elementary
Paul Dickens, White Rhino Financial
Rick Ellis, Katy Area Economic Development Council
Ken Janda, Community Health Choice
MayDell Jenks, Jenks Elementary​
Yvonne Kershner, Brazos Valley Schools Credit Union
Shantania Loving-Leggins, Leggins Financial Group
Shani Matheson, Community Volunteer
Wendi Meyers, Big Frog T-Shirts 
Bob McAuliffe, Wealth Design Group
Randy Petty, Shell Oil (retired)
Jeffrey Poole, AXA Advisors
Lance Redmon,  Specialized Building Systems
Allan Rundell, Chase Bank
Matt Schomburg, State Farm Insurance
Patti Shafer, Fred and Patti Shafer Elementary
Brenda Shaver, Community Volunteer
Marsha Smith, Community Volunteer
Susan Smith, Two Forks Catering
Georgia Strickland, Katy Council of PTAs
Karen Thornton, Katy Area Retired Educators
Marta Vasel, BP America, Inc.
Downy Vickery, Prosperity Bank
Foster Williams Jr., Seven Lakes High School Band Booster Club
Tara Wilson, Eventsia
Jamie Wolman, Ray and Jamie Wolman Elementary
Rusty Wylie, Chick-fil-A

Katy ISD E​​x-Officio*

Bill Lacy, Katy ISD Board of Trustees


Dr. John Alawneh, Chief Information Officer
Dr. Christine Caskey, Chief Academic Officer
Dr. Andrea Grooms, Chief Communications Officer
Christopher J. Smith, Chief Financial Officer

Campus Principals
Gina Cobb, West Memorial Elementary
Euberta Lucas, Creech Elementary
Chris Morgan, Taylor High School 

​Campus Teachers
Leslyn Jacks, Katy Elementary
Amanda Sandlin, Tompkins High School 


​Katy ISD Ad​ministrative Liaisons*​​

Janet Theis, Executive Director of Community Partnerships
Heather Sanders, Partners in Education Coordinator
Tammy Stringer, Partners in Education Coordinator

* indicates ex officio, non-voting members of the Board
Voting members of the Board of Directors serve either one- or three-year terms. Three-year voting members are nominated by individual board members and elected by the entire board. Other voting members, who serve one-year terms, represent district organizations including the Katy Council of PTAs, Katy ISD VIPS Executive Board, a Katy ISD Athletic Booster Club and a Katy ISD Fine Arts Booster Club. These community representatives are recommended for service by the foundation board president and ratified by the board.

Contact Us

6301 South Stadium Lane
Katy, TX  77494
Contact: Janet Theis

Katy ISD Education Foundation

P.O. Box 159 Katy, TX 77494 | 281.396.6031 | Login

The Katy ISD Education Foundation is registered as a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Contributions are tax-deductible to the extent permitted.