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

Current Advisory Council Members

  Steve Boswell

Wells Fargo Bank

 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

  Chris Dollins

Employer Flexible

  Frank Raymond

Bray International

  Eric Doyal

Rock Hill Capital

  Ken Salyer, Jr.


  Michael Greathouse

Employer Flexible

  Robert Starnes

The Ontra Companies

  Richard Harbin

Empowered Solutions, Inc.

  Patricia Thornton

College of Liberal Arts, Texas A&M University

  Michael Harding

Talos Energy LLC

  Del Walker

PKF Texas

  Christine Hollinden



Bill Weathersby

Acresis LLC

Joel Justiss

Haynes and Boone, LLP

  David Wesson

GEODynamics Inc.

  Brian Lamb

AXYS Industrial Solutions, Inc.



Mike Wilkinson

Paragon Innovations


Charles Martinez

Brazos Valley Economic Development Corporation