DHF Education Members

The following Members of The Dee Howard Foundation (DHF) Education Advisory Council represent institutions in the San Antonio Region that offer courses, certificates, diplomas, and/or degress related to aviation/aerospace.

Please check with the respective institutions for further details regarding course offerings.

Board of Directors

  • Lt. Col. Olga E. Custodio (USAF Ret.)

    Executive Director
    Women in Aviation Alamo City Chapter
  • Dan Gonzales

    Vice President, Government Relations
    Military and Components Sector
    StandardAero
  • Col. Timothy W. Strawther (USAF Ret.)

    Lead Executive, San Antonio Field Office
    Lockheed Martin Corporation
  • Pat B. Frost

    President
    Frost
  • Col. Richard M. Francey, Jr. (USA Ret.)

    General Manager - San Antonio
    GDC Technics, LTD.
  • Adam L. Hamilton, P.E.

    President & CEO
    Southwest Research Institute
  • Ed Onwe, ASQ-CMQ/OE, CQA

    Vice President/General Manager
    Commercial Airframe and Engineering Services
    VT San Antonio Aerospace, Inc.
  • Bernard A. Harris, Jr., MD, MBA

    Astronaut (Ret.)
    Vesalius Ventures
  • Tyler J. Schroeder – Secretary

    Manager, State and Local Government Operations
    The Boeing Company - San Antonio
  • Dee Ann Bridges

    President
    Glendale Development, Inc.
  • Brent Fessler

    University President
    Hallmark University
  • JT Norris, Jr. PhD, CPA – Treasurer

    Director, MS in Accounting Program
    University of the Incarnate Word
  • JoAnn Browning, Ph.D., P.E. – Vice President

    Dean, UTSA College of Engineering
    David and Jennifer Spencer Distinguished Chair for the Dean of Engineering
  • Adena Williams Loston, Ph.D.

    President
    St. Philip’s College
  • Wayne S. Alexander – Vice Chair

    President (Retired)
    SBC Southwestern Bell
  • Wayne I. Fagan – Chair/President

    The Dee Howard Foundation
  • Dr. Lloyd Verstuyft

    Superintendent
    Southwest ISD
    Southwest Independent School District
  • Thomas M. McNish, MD, MPH

    Principal Consultant
    Biodynamic Research Corporation

Ex Officio Board Members

  • Jim Perschbach

    President & CEO
    Port San Antonio
  • Lt. Gen. Russ Handy (USAF Ret.)

    Director
    San Antonio Aviation Department
  • Pedro Martinez

    Superintendent
    San Antonio Independent School District
  • Richard Perez

    President & CEO
    San Antonio Chamber of Commerce
  • Rey Chavez

    President/CEO
    San Antonio Manufacturers Association
  • David E. Marquez

    Executive Director
    Bexar County Economic Development
  • Leo Gomez

    President & CEO
    Brooks
  • Jenna Saucedo-Herrera

    President/Chief Executive Officer
    San Antonio Economic Development Foundation

Industry Advisory Council

Education Advisory Council