Advisory Board

Bill Brown
General Manager
Jonah Special Utility District

Bill executes the policies and direction set by Jonah Board of Directors. Prior experience includes Director of Public Works and Utility Superintendent for the City of Taylor.


Keith Bryant
Bullard ISD

Keith is currently the President of the Texas Association of Mid-Size Schools (TAMS). Prior he was a teacher, coach, vocational director, assistant principal, principal, and assistant superintendent.


Stephen Dorman
Executive Vice President / COO
Sledge Engineering

Stephen has civil and environmental experience involving a wide spectrum of projects with a primary focus in the area of Public Works, including projects around Texas.



Jeannie Marie Ellis
Advancement Strategist
JME Enterprises

Jeanne Marie is devoted to equipping nonprofit organizations, schools and municipalities for greater community impact through community relations, strategic planning, and resource and facility development.



Rich Elsasser
Fayetteville ISD

Rich is in his second year as superintendent at Fayetteville ISD. Previously worked at ESC Region XIII as the Program Coordinator for Superintendent and Principal certification.


Karl A. Komatsu
Komatsu Architecture

Karl is the principal of Komatsu Architecture. He has served on state and national boards, including: the Texas Historical Commission, and The National Trust For Historic Preservation.


Judy Langford
Langford Community Management Services
Judy currently writes, reviews and administers competitive grants on behalf of rural cities and counties throughout Texas. Oversees financial management, monitors construction and engineering activities for grantees.


Jerry Vaughn
Taylor ISD
Jerry is in his second year as Superintendent of Taylor ISD and 12th as a Superintendent. He has 32 years in teaching, coaching, and administration in Texas schools.