Martin B. Cominsky
President & CEO
mcominsky@imgh.org
Phone: 713-533-4901

Jennifer Leone
Chief Financial & Administrative Officer
jleone@imgh.org
Phone: 713-835-8112


Maria Magee, CFRE
Chief Development Officer
mmagee@imgh.org
Phone: 713-533-4924


Ali Al Sudani
Chief Programs Officer
aalsudani@imgh.org
Phone: 713-533-4940

Jodi Bernstein
VP of Interfaith Relations and Community Partnerships
jbernstein@imgh.org
phone: 713-533-4969

 

Bonnie Weisman
VP of Human Resources
bweisman@imgh.org

 

 

Elliot Gershenson
President Emeritus

 

2020 BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Officers

Franklin J. Harberg, Board Chair
Attorney, Harberg, Huvard, Jacobs, Wadler, LLP

Charlene Chuang, Vice Chair
Exploration Support Manager, 
Lukoil International Upstream West, Inc. 

Nizar Charania, Treasurer
Manager, Financial Reporting, Westlake Chemical

Randall Evans, Secretary
Attorney, Hirsch & Westheimer

Shaukat Zakaria, Past Board Chair
President, Health Quest Pharmacy 

Directors

Swapnil Agarwal
CEO, Karya Property Management

Sanjay Ahuja
President & CEO, PF Waterworks 

Dale Bodden
Vice President, CenterPoint Energy

Jacques D’Rovencourt
General Manager, Hilton Americas Houston

Carlos Duarte
Texas State Director, Mi Familia Vota 

Rev. Dr. Becky Edmiston-Lange
Minister, Emerson Unitarian Universalist Church

Marla Fielder
Pharmacy Director, Kroger 

Dr. Kathy Flanagan
Psychiatrist 

Henry Florsheim
Retired President, KTRK

Charles Foster
President, Foster P.C.

Rabbi Oren Hayon
Senior Rabbi, Congregation Emanu El

Swatantra Jain
Retired 

Brigitte Kalai
Community Volunteer

Rabbi David Lyon
Senior Rabbi, Congregation Beth Israel 

Scott McMillian
President, Advanced Applications 

Rev. Thomas Pace
Senior Pastor, St. Luke’s UMC

Maureen Quirk
Vice President, Marketing, Sysco 

Jasmeeta Singh
Community Volunteer

Dr. Kohur “Mani” Subramanian
Consultant

Paula Sutton
Financial Advisor, Morgan Stanley  

Jeff Tapick
President & CEO, Martin Preferred Foods 

Dr. Shahin Tavackoli
Cardiologist, Comprehensive Heart Care

Shahnaz Waliany
Vice President, Waliany Group

Rev. John Wurster
Senior Pastor, St. Philip Presbyterian Church 

SENIOR BOARD MEMBERS:

Bret Baccus
Philamena Baird
Rev. Jim Bankston
Mary Gwen Hulsey
Dr. Fatima Mawji
Larry Payne
Garland Pohl

LIFETIME BOARD MEMBERS:

Charles R. Erickson
Bill King
Jo Ann McLaughlin
Richard Steele
Rabbi Roy Walter
Elliot Gershenson, President Emeritus

 

ADVISORY BOARD:

Judge Lina Hidalgo, Honorary Chair
Harris County Judge, Texas

Mayor Sylvester Turner, Honorary Chair
Houston, TX

Charles Foster, Advisory Board Chair
Foster Global

Richard Everett, Advisory Board Co-Chair
Everett Interests

Art Acevedo
Houston Police Chief

Murad Ajani
President, Aga Khan Council for the Southwestern United States

 Jerome Axelrod
Managing Director, Stark Capital Management

Shahzad Bashir
CEO, Morae Legal

Dan Boggio
President & CEO, PBK 

Neil Bush
Businessman and Investor/Chair, Points of Light

Dr. Moien Butt
Retired Pathologist

Peter Cook
Owner & CEO, Juice Goose 

Ric Campo
CEO, Camden Properties

Ed Emmett
Professor, The Kinder Institute for Urban Research, Rice University

Bob Eury
President, Central Houston Inc.

Archbishop Joseph Fiorenza
Archbishop Emeritus, Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston 

Ann Friedman, Ph. D
Mindful Being

Bob Harvey
President and CEO, Greater Houston Partnership 

Winell Herron
Group President, Public Affairs and Diversity, H-E-B 

Commissioner Stephen Holmes
Commissioner, Galveston County

Rochelle Jacobson
Philanthropist

Bashar Kalai
President & CEO, Amerapex Corporation

Rabbi Samuel Karff
Rabbi Emeritus, Congregation Beth Israel

Darryl King
CEO, Principle Partnering Group, LLC

Dr. Stephen Klineberg
Professor, Rice University/ Founding Director, Kinder Institute

Edward Kuntz
Businessman 

Karen Labat
Workforce Development and Diversity Expert, Shell Oil Company

Rev. William A. Lawson
Pastor Emeritus, Wheeler Avenue Baptist Church 

Stan Marek
CEO, Marek Companies

Barry Margolis, CPA
Partner, RSM US LLP 

Fred G. Marshall
Retired Executive, ExxonMobil

Paul Moskowitz
Executive VP, Human Resources, Sysco

Scott Nyquist
Senior Partner, McKinsey  

Robert Sakowitz
Hazak Corporate Consulting, CEO, former President/CEO Sakowitz, Inc. 

Don Sanders
Vice Chairman, Sanders Morris Harris 

Amb. Arthur Schechter
Former U.S. Ambassador to the Bahamas 

Ash Shah
Investor 

Dr. Riaz Siddiqi
Founder and Managing Partner, Denham Capital

Mustafa Tameez
Managing Director, Outreach Strategists

Dr. Frazier Wilson
Vice President, Shell Oil Company Foundation/Manager, Social Investment, 
Shell Oil Company 

Fred Zeidman
Chairman, Gordian Group