Molly Biglari, Interim President and CEO

Molly Biglari joined Haven for Hope in April 2016 and successfully served as Director of Strategic Relations before being promoted to VP and Chief Operating Officer. She is currently the Interim President and CEO of Haven for Hope, overseeing our 250-plus staff and programming in our mission to help transform the lives of individuals and families experiencing homelessness.

Prior to Haven for Hope, Molly’s diverse business career included management consulting, strategic planning, marketing, and other key roles for national and multinational firms, including Ernst & Young, where she worked in their New York and Singapore offices. Molly has an MBA from Northwestern University’s Kellogg Graduate School of Management.

Leadership Team

Kenny Wilson

Chief of Strategic Relations

Jackie Bush

Chief Financial Officer

Gary Chance

VP Logistics Strategy & Execution

Celeste Eggert

VP Chief Development Officer

Terresa Smith

Chief of Staff

Donna Costa

Organizational Development & Employee Wellness Consultant

Laura Guillen

General Counsel & Compliance

David Huete

Senior Director of Transformational Support Services

Alberto Rodriguez

Senior Director of Transformational Operations

Shanna Wurm

Senior Director of Courtyard Operations

Art Vela

Sr. Director of Safety & Security Strategy 

Board Of Directors

William E. “Bill” Greehey

Chairman & Treasurer

Chairman of NuStar Energy LP
and NuStar GP Holdings, LLC

Barbara Benavides Gentry

Vice Chairman

Senior Vice President,
Community Affairs at
USAA (Retired)

Cathy Amato

Owner

Subway, Embers Woodfire Grill & Bar

David Bohne

Chief Executive Officer

Broadway Bank

Cris Daskevich

Chief Executive Officer 

The Children’s Hospital of San Antonio VP of Maternal Services,
Christus Health 

Sam Dawson

Chief Executive Officer

Pape-Dawson Engineers, Inc.

Eric Fisher

Corporate Vice President

Wholesale Marketing &
International Commercial Operations
Valero Energy Corporation

Lavonne Garrison

Senior Vice President

Certified Wealth
Strategist CWS ®
Frost- Banking,
Investments, Insurance

Kirk Haggard

Sr. Finance Officer, Property & Casualty

USAA

Carson Landsgard

Senior VP of Manufacturing,  Supply Chain & Logistics

HEB

Howard Nolan

Vice Chairman

United Way of San Antonio &
Bexar County

Kim Rucker

Former Executive Vice President

General Counsel & Secretary of Andeavor

Alfred “Freddie” Valenzuela

US Army Major General (Retired)

International Consultant

Dennert “Denny” Ware

Member
D&R West, LLC

Rev. Louis Zbinden 

Board Member Emeritus

Dedicated to Service
February 11, 1936 – September 11, 2020

Maria Villagomez

Ex-Officio

City of San Antonio

Leadership Advisory Council Members

Carlos Alvarez

CEO

The Gambrinus Company

Brad Barron

President & CEO

NuStar Energy

Mike Ciskowski

Retired Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Valero Energy Corp.

Fully Clingman

Retired President

H.E.Butt Grocery Co.

Bob Corder

Founder

Robert Corder Consulting

Doug Cross

President & CEO

AAA Auger Plumbing Co.

Dave Dickson

President

Great Central Mortgage Limited

Lisa Friel

Managing Partner

EY

Kimberly Harle

Director, Community Impact & Communications

Las Aguilas

Gordon Hartman

CEO

Founder of the Gordon
Hartman Family Foundation

Ed Kelley

Past President & CEO 

USAA Real Estate Company

Harvey Najim

Founder

Sirius Computer Solutions & the Harvey E.
Najim Family Foundation

Corinna Holt Richter

President & Chief Administrative Officer

HOLT CAT

Jack Spector

President

Hixon Properties Incorporated

Richard Usatine

Asst. Director of Medical Humanities Education

UT Health Science Center

Suzanne Wade

Retired President

SA Food & Drug Division at H-E-B

Paula Gold Williams

President & CEO

CPS Energy