Board of Directors


TMF is governed by a thirteen-member board of directors comprised of six investor representatives, five community representatives, the TMF president and CEO, and one non-investor representative. The board establishes policies, reviews the Fund's performance, undertakes strategic planning, and shapes marketing programs.


Terry Wade-Ottley, Board Chair
Vice President, Community Affairs Manager, Texas, Regions Bank - Dallas

Sandra Tenorio, Board Treasurer
Executive Director, Texas Rural Communities, Inc.  – Buda

Maria Gonzales, Board Secretary
Consultant, Community Investment Associates – Dallas

Rafael Bustillo
Chief Operating Officer, Head of Consumer & Commercial Banking, BBVA Compass – Houston

Brian Collins
Vice President, Accounting & Finance, Woodforest National Bank  – The Woodlands

Brian Dennison
Sr. Vice President, Urban America - Arlington

Victor J. Elmore
President & CEO, Texas Mezzanine Fund, Inc. – Dallas

Dewain V. Hill
Chief Banking Officer – West Region, The Northern Trust Company – Dallas

Chris Liles

Small Business Leader Greater Texas Region, Wells Fargo Bank - Rockwall

Gary Lindner
President & CEO, PeopleFund – Austin

Marlon Mitchell
President, Houston Business Development, Inc. – Houston

Reymundo Ocanas
Senior Vice President, Director of Corporate Responsibility & Reputation, BBVA  Compass – Houston

P.J. Pronger
Assistant Managing Director, NWTSBDC, Texas Tech University – Lubbock