Board of Directors
Alex Torres, M.Ed.
Executive Director / Founder
has been an active member of the Austin community for over six years and brings fifteen years of experience in education and philanthropic work. He is a former public school teacher, coach and school administrator.
has been working with youth programs since arriving to Austin in 2006. She is the former Executive Director for the Ignite a Dream organization and is currently director for a high performance youth tennis program at Austin Polo and Fitness Club.
is a Principal with AQUILA Commercial and prior to that he was with The Trammell Crow Company for eight years. He helped establish and local family non-profit foundation and has served at various other community outreach projects.
Director of Development
is one of the founding members of Sabre Commercial. He grew up in Austin and attended the University of Texas. Matt has been involved in different aspects of construction since 1994 as a commercial broker with McAllister and Associates and Kennedy-Wilson.
Kelley Carson Lamy
Lita Vallis Melissa Chan Lauren Dolan
Eric Simone Katie Chafizadeh Steven Montoya
Scholar Selection Committee
Alex Torres Melissa Chan Chris Perry Cristina Pesek
Matt Lutz Sonia Van Meter Fred Placke Dinka Hadzic
Student College Admissions