2018 Dallas/Fort Worth Chapter Board

OFFICERS

President

Elizabeth "Liz" Seabury
Former Vice President, Deputy General Counsel | Le Duff America, Inc.

Vice President

Kelvin Sellers
General Counsel | Interstate Batteries, Inc.

Secretary

Joel Sharp
Partner | Hunton Andrews Kurth

Immediate Past President

Kimble H. Scott
SVP & General Counsel | FedEx Office & Print Services, Inc.

DIRECTORS

Jeff Ansley
Partner | Bell Nunnally & Martin LLP Natalie L. Arbaugh
Partner | Winston & Strawn LLP
Blake Bernet
Senior Vice President & Chief Legal Officer | CBC Restaurant Corp. Manuel G. Berrelez
Partner | Vinson & Elkins LLP Sarah Bittner
General Counsel, Executive Vice President & Secretary | Health Smart Holdings, Inc. Meredith W. Bjorck
Executive Vice President, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary | HMS Holdings Corp. J. Kevin Blodgett 
President, Law Department Management Consulting | Morae Global Kerry E. Braxton
Asst. General Counsel | Lincoln Property Company Burton D. Brillhart
Chief Legal Officer, General Counsel & Chief of Staff | Varsity Brands Clarence B. Brown III
Vice President & General Counsel | Kronos Worldwide, Inc. David B. Brown
Senior Legal Counsel | Accenture Legal Group Scott Bruce
Vice President & Executive Director | Special Counsel, Inc. James M. Bushee
Partner | Eversheds Sutherland John M. Clement
Executive Vice President & General Counsel | Classic Industries, LP Joseph "Joe" F. Coniglio
Managing Shareholder | Greenberg Traurig, LLP David B. Conrad
Principal | Fish & Richardson, P.C. Trey Cox
Partner | Lynn Pinker Cox & Hurst, LLP
Anne Crowe General Counsel, Vice President Human Resources & Corp. Secretary | Service Experts LLC
Janice Z. Davis Partner | Bracewell LLP
Melissa A. Drennan Senior Vice President & Chief Legal Officer| Ryan, LLC
Kim Elting Chief Legal Officer | Orthofix International, N.V. Ken C. Fernandez General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer & Secretary | Reddy Ice Holdings, Inc. John Garda Partner | K&L Gates LLP Paul R. Genender Partner | Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP Elizabeth K. Giddens Senior Vice President, Deputy General Counsel & Corporate Secretary | Nationstar Mortgage LLC (dba Mr. Cooper) Electra Harelson Search Director | Pye Legal Group Rick A. Illmer Managing Partner | Husch Blackwell LLP Brenk Johnson General Counsel | Softlayer Technologies, Inc. Paul M. Jolas Senior Vice President, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary | U.S. Concrete, Inc. Marc Kesselman Chief Legal Officer, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary | Yum! Brands, Inc. Jason Krieser Partner | McDermott Will & Emery LLP Brett D. Lamb General Counsel | Austin Aviation Group Monica Latin Partner | Carrington, Coleman, Sloman & Blumenthal, L.L.P. Julie E. Lennon General Counsel | Gaedeke Group, LLC Harry J. Martin, Jr. Chief Administrative Officer & Chief Legal Officer| Le Duff America, Inc. Jadd F. Masso Partner | Clark Hill Strasburger Kim McCormick Vice President & General Counsel | Lincoln Property Company Brent McDaniel Managing Director, Forensic | KPMG, LLP Don J. McDermett, Jr. Partner | Baker Botts L.L.P. Sawnie McEntire Director & Shareholder | Parsons McEntire McCleary PLLC Steve Meck Group General Counsel - Americas | The Weir Group PLC
Brandan Montminy Associate | Locke Lord LLP
Lisa A. Peterson Partner | Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
Zach Pope Director | Consilio
S. Theis Rice SVP and Chief Legal Officer | Trinity Industries, Inc Kimberly F. Rich Partner | Baker McKenzie LLP Elaine Flud Rodriguez General Counsel | Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport Deborah Sloan Partner | Jones Day David B. Snyder Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer & Secretary | Ethos Group Holdings, Inc. Nathanial "Nate" St. Clair Partner | Jackson Walker L.L.P. David S. Starr Vice President, Chief Counsel (Litigation, Employment & Risk), Chief Compliance Officer | Dean Foods Company Blaine Statham Partner | Haynes and Boone, LLP Dena DeNooyer Stroh General Counsel and Ethics Officer | North Texas Tollway Authority (NTTA) Farooq Tayab Partner | Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP John D. Torres Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer & Secretary | Lennox International Inc. Betty E. Ungerman Vice President & Deputy General Counsel | Lennox International Inc. Peter S. Vogel Of Counsel | Foley Gardere, Foley & Lardner LLP H. Ron White Managing Partner | White & Wiggins, L.L.P. Chris S. Willis Vice President Talent Group & General Counsel | Interstate Batteries, Inc. Deborah K. Wright General Counsel | Prudential Asset Resources, Inc.

KEY COMMITTEES

Membership Chairs

Kelvin F. Sellers- Chair General Counsel | Interstate Batteries, Inc. Rick A. Illmer - Vice Chair Managing Partner | Husch Blackwell LLP

Program Chairs

Burton D. Brillhart-  Chair Chief Legal Officer, General Counsel & Chief of Staff | Varsity Brands Paul R. Genender - Vice Chair Partner | Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

Dedman Dinner Chairs

Elaine Flud Rodriguez-  Chair General Counsel | Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport Paul R. Genender - Vice Chair Partner | Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

Forum Women Chairs

Elaine Flud Rodriguez-  Chair General Counsel | Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport Dena DeNooyer Stroh -  Vice-Chair General Counsel and Ethics Officer | North Texas Tollway Authority (NTTA)

Special Events Chair

Blake Bernet -  Chair Senior Vice President & Chief Legal Officer | CBC Restaurant Corp. Manuel G. Berrelez -  Vice-Chair Partner | Vinson & Elkins LLP