Meet Our Leadership

Board Of Directors

FOUNDER

J.J. Smith

FOUNDER & PRESIDENT
VICE PRESIDENT

Roxana Smith

VICE PRESIDENT
ATTORNEY

John Browning

ATTORNEY
Leigh Ann Bryant R.N.

Leigh Ann Bryant R.N.

JIm Buffington

JIm Buffington

Texas State Rep. Cindy Burkett

Texas State Rep. Cindy Burkett

Bob Deuell M.D.

Bob Deuell M.D.

Gary Freedman

Gary Freedman

Al Johnson

Al Johnson

Aundrea Whalen

Aundrea Whalen

Advisory Council

Paul Britt

Paul Britt

Owner of Britt’s Training Systems, Amazing Athletes of North Texas & personal trainer. Fifth-Degree Black Belt & self-defense instructor. Former municipal court bailiff & police officer. Three children.

Cari Foote LPC

Cari Foote LPC

Certified EMDR family therapist in private practice. Former family crisis center program director in Marble Falls TX, social worker & CPS worker in San Luis Obispo CA. Two sons.

Debra Harper

Debra Harper

AT&T Solutions Executive & Texas Federation of Republican Women board member. Former Rockwall County Republican Women’s Club President & probation officer. 

Dr. John Harper

Dr. John Harper

Public Policy Consultant to Harmony Public Schools. Former Mayor of Rowlett TX (2007-11), CFO of The Cooper Institute & Adjunct Professor at Texas A&M University – Commerce. Retired Major in U.S. Air Force. One daughter.

Liz Jones

Liz Jones

Owner of Liz Jones Wellness. Former Wellness Coordinator for City of Mesquite TX, Wellness Director for Rockwall TX YMCA & Executive Director of New Richmond WI women’s shelter.

Phyllis Perez

Phyllis Perez

Remington College Criminal Justice Teacher & former Dallas County probation officer. Family violence survivor. One son.

Judge Mark Russo

Judge Mark Russo

Rockwall County Justice of the Peace Pct. 3 (2012-present) & former Rockwall City Council Member (2008-2012). Former Production Director at KSKY-AM 660AM The Answer in Dallas TX. One son.

Tom Shelton

Tom Shelton

Retired Royse City TX Police Chief & former Dallas Police Department SWAT Team Supervisor, Training Supervisor & Patrol Officer for 20+ years. One daughter.