Board of Trustees

The Board is the decision-making body for the Fund. These 19 leaders are Fund members who are also school board members, superintendents, or business officials. They are appointed by the Board.

Fund Board members provide the leadership and direction to ensure the Fund provides exceptional service and value to its members. They are responsible for policymaking and strategic planning to carry out the Fund mission.

Meet the Fund Board members

Ted BeardTed Beard, Chair

Morris BlankenshipMorris Blankenship, Member

Jo Ann BludauJo Ann Bludau, EdD, Member


Steve Brown, EdD, Member

Scott Campbell, Member

Dr. Marcelo Cavazos, MemberMarcelo Cavazos, PhD, Member

Wes EversoleWes Eversole, Member

Gerry M. FleurietGerry M. Fleuriet, Member

Larry HawthorneLarry Hawthorne, Member



Anthony Hill, Member

Paul McLartyPaul McLarty, Member

Dovie PeschelDovie Peschel, Member

Eduardo RamosEduardo Ramos, Member




Velinda Reyes, Member

Rolinda Schmidt, Member

Andra Self,

Jim CrowJames B. Crow, Secretary