Board of Directors

Jeff McNear, B.S. International Affairs

Founder, Former CEO Altis International, LLC

Winston Liaw, M.D

Board Chair
Chair of Health Systems and Population Health Sciences at the University of Houston, College of Medicine.

Stephen Spann, M.D., M.B.A 

Founding Dean of the College of Medicine and Vice-President for Medical Affairs at the University of Houston

Robert Parkerson, M.D., M.P.H 

Professor, Department of Medicine, Infectious Disease, Baylor College of Medicine

Hubert Ho, M.D., F.A.A.P. 

Pediatrician, Texas Children's Pediatrics

Rebekah Montes, O.D., F.A.A.O. 

Optometrist, Kelsey-Seybold Clinic  

Lucero Penaloza, O.D. 

Optometrist, Kelsey-Seybold Clinic  

Peggy Goetz, M.D. 

Pediatrician, Legacy Community Health and Board President and Founder, ProSalud

Jolly Johnson, D.D.S. 

General Dentistry, Endodontics and Prosthodontics

Rafe Schaefer, J.D.  BS Accounting and Business Administratiokn

Partner, Norton Rose Fulgright US LLP

Gabriela P. Smith , B.S. Communications and Public Relations

Co-Founder and CEO Big State Constlructon

Quitman G. Smith, Virginia Militery Institute

Private Equity and Entrepreneur 

Dr. Maria Elena Bottazi,  Ph.D., FASTMH

Sr. Associate Dean, National School of Tropical Medicine,
Baylor College of Medicine