Advisory Council

The Advisory Council provides advice and counsel to the center’s leadership team. Composed of companies with a vested interest in the success of entrepreneurs and tomorrow’s business leaders, the Advisory Council ensures that the business community is an integral part of the center’s activities. Leading accounting, banking, consulting, human resources, insurance, investment and legal organizations participate along with recognized, active entrepreneurs. Together, these companies help the center by:

  • Providing financial support for center operations
  • Providing resources for students, programs and activities.
  • Participating in board meetings
  Brian Bishop
Texas A&M Foundation
  Jennifer McFerrin-Bohner
The McFerrin Foundation
  Steve Boswell

Wells Fargo

 Millican, Wesley Wesley Millican

Milican Solutions/ Career Physicians

  Clint Bybee

ARCH Venture Partners


  Phil Miner

Miner Corporation

  Mike Descheneaux

Silicon Valley Bank

  Bill Ramey

Ramey & Schwaller, LLP

  Eric Doyal

Rock Hill Capital

  Frank Raymond

Bray International

  Richard Harbin

Kerr Consulting

  Ken Salyer, Jr.


  Michael Harding

Talos Energy LLC

  Robert Starnes

The Ontra Companies

  Christine Hollinden


  Patricia Thornton

College of Liberal Arts, Texas A&M University

  Joel Justiss

Parker Justice


Del Walker

PKF Texas

Brian Lamb

AXYS Industrial Solutions, Inc.

  Bill Weathersby

Acresis LLC

  Charles Martinez

Brazos Valley Economic Development Corporation


  David Wesson

GEODynamics Inc.


Javier Martinez

Haynes and Boone, LLP


Mike Wilkinson

Paragon Innovations