2018-2019 Board of Directors

About Us

The University of Houston Alumni Association Foundation (UHAAF) is the name of the independent organization that closely partners with the University by providing advice, advocacy and outreach on behalf of the University and the Alumni Relations program. UHAAF provides oversight of the Board, the Constituent Alumni Associations, Scholarships, Life Membership, Affinity and Corporate Partnerships and Legislative Advocacy. Contact us at 713.743.9550

Meet the Board

Sub-committees

Executive Committee

  • Brent Chinn (Chair)
  • Bill Hickl
  • Drue DaSilva
  • Laurie Rutherford
  • Michael Sachs
  • Wayne Luckett

Finance Committee

  • Michael Sachs (Chair)
  • James Hong
  • Judy Chong
  • Laurie Rutherford

Governance Committee

  • Drue DaSilva (Chair)
  • Bill Hickl
  • David Roland
  • Katy Caldwell
  • Richard Whiteley
  • Thomas May

Audit Committee

  • Judy Chong (Chair)
  • Bill Hickl
  • David Roland
  • Michael Sachs

Investment Committee

  • James Hong (Chair)
  • Laurie Rutherford
  • Michael Sachs

Strategic Planning

  • Katy Caldwell (Chair)
  • Bill Hickl
  • Brent Chinn
  • Drue DaSilva
  • James Hong
  • Michael Sachs
  • Sharon Spillman
  • Wayne Luckett

Constituent Relations

  • Cynthia Oliver Coleman (Chair)
  • Amanda Heath-Montag
  • Margo Kaplan
  • Sharon Spillman
  • Thomas May

Awards & Recognition

  • Laurie Rutherford (Chair)
  • Brent Chinn
  • Darryl Schroeder
  • David Roland
  • Drue DaSilva
  • Judy Chong
  • Margo Kaplan
  • Richard Whiteley
  • Sharon Spillman
  • Shazia Khan

Student Engagement

  • Shazia Khan (Chair)
  • Darryl Schroeder
  • Erik Barajas
  • Lisa Cushing
  • Margo Kaplan
  • Sharon Spillman

Athletic Partnership

  • James Hong (Chair)
  • Amanda Heath-Montag
  • Drue DaSilva

Legislative Advocacy

  • Richard Whiteley (Chair)
  • Brent Chinn
  • David Roland
  • Judy Chong
  • Katy Caldwell
  • Michael Sachs

Life Memberships

  • Wayne Luckett (Chair)
  • Amanda Heath-Montag
  • Bill Hickl
  • Brent Chinn
  • Cynthia Oliver Coleman
  • Erik Barajas
  • James Hong
  • Judy Chong
  • Lisa Cushing
  • Shazia Khan
  • Thomas May