Leadership & Board

At the heart of the Foundation and district leadership stand experienced and influential individuals. These senior executives play lead roles in raising funds to support the strategic prioritiesof the district.

View the DCCCD Foundation Board of Directors.


Photo of Hunter L. Hunt

Hunter L. Hunt

Hunt Consolidated Energy, Inc.

Hunt has a deep passion for community colleges that compelled him to join the Foundation board in 2005. He continues to provide his expertise and support to advance DCCCD's excellence.

Photo of Dr. Joe May

Dr. Joe May


Dr. Joe May joined the Dallas County Community College District in 2014 as its seventh chancellor. Dr. May focuses on expanding opportunities for student by urging them to start their education at a community college to earn an associate degree or professional certificate.

Our Board

The Dallas County Community College District Foundation is governed by a board of distinguished business and civic leaders who make an impact in local and global communities. These individuals provide valuable insight, helping the Foundation galvanize the excellence of DCCCD and its seven colleges.


DCCCD Foundation Board

Hunter L. Hunt
Hunt Consolidated Energy, Inc.

Debbie Taylor

Immediate Past Chair
Douglas D. Hawthorne, FACHE
Texas Health Resources

Ruben E. Esquivel
UT Southwestern Medical Center

Scott Letier
Deason Capital Services

Executive Director
Pyeper Wilkins


Lynn McBee
Young Women's Preparatory Network

J.C. Montgomery, Jr.
Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children Foundation

Honorary Officers

Vice Chair Emerita
Mrs. Eugene McDermott

Director Emeritus
Philip J. Ritter


Chairman, DCCCD Board of Trustees
Charletta Compton

Chancellor, DCCCD
Joe D. May

Board of Directors

Sally B. Berry
Community Volunteer

Michael D. Brown
Adjunct Partners, LLC

Tom Corcoran
FelCor Lodging Trust

Gabriel Flores
Technology and Manufacturing Group, Texas Instruments (TI)

Valerie M. Freeman
Imprimis Group, Inc.

Joseph M. Grant
Bank Cap Partners, LP

Margo Ramirez Keyes
Key Development, LLC

A. K. Mago
Mago and Associates

Clint McDonnough

Mike A. Myers
Myers Financial Corporation

Brian Olson
Goldman Sachs

B. Mark Paul
UBS Wealth Management Americas

Gay F. Solomon
Community Volunteer

Robert L. Thornton III

Margaret D. Wildenthal
Community Volunteer