Our Supporters

Center for Houston’s Future is supported by individual, corporate, and foundation contributions and event underwriting, with 15% of its funds coming from earned revenue of Leadership Forum tuition.

We are thankful for all of the wonderful supporters that keep the Center for Houston’s Future thinking and acting strategically for the future of the Houston nine-county region.

Invest in our region’s future. Make a charitable donation to the Center for Houston’s Future today!

 
 
 
 

Visionaries & Vanguards

Center for Houston’s Future is deeply grateful to the following corporate and community contributors for their significant year-round support of our mission:

CORPORATE VISIONARIES

Futurist Level

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Catalyst Level

Bank of America
H-E-B
Sysco
Wells Fargo

FOUNDATIONS/ COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS

The Brown Foundation
Huffington Foundation
The Kresge Foundation
MD Anderson Foundation
The Woodlands Township

CORPORATE VANGUARDS

BLUE LANCE
DeMontrond Automotive
Kempner Capital Management
MAREK
Palmetto Partners
Reliant NRG

 

LEADERSHIP CIRCLE DONORS

Business/Civic Leadership Forum 2018 Donors

2018 PREMIER LEADERSHIP CIRCLE MEMBERS

Brent Benoit (Spring 2012)
Astley Blair (Fall 2010)
George DeMontrond (Fall 2003)
Vean Gregg (Fall 2014)
Kenneth Guidry (Spring 2011)
George Martinez (Fall 2000)
Umesh Verma (Spring 2004)
Rosa Maria Villagomez (Fall 2017)

2018 HOUSTON’S FUTURE CIRCLE MEMBERS

James Calaway (Fall 2000)
C. Richard Everett (Fall 2000)
Jonathan Homeyer (Fall 2009)
Harris “Shrub” Kempner (Spring 2005)
Brian Landrum (Fall 2001)
Leila Perrin (Spring 2008)
Carrie Potter (Spring 2017)
Heida Thurlow (Fall 2006)
Freddy Warner

2018 LEADERSHIP INNER CIRCLE MEMBERS

Jerry Ashworth (Fall 2015)
Roland Garcia (Fall 2007)
Bruce Mann (Spring 2016)
Kim Ruth (Fall 2000)
Jeanne-Mey Sun (Fall 2012)
Janeice Weinand (Fall 2017)

2018 LEADERSHIP CIRCLE MEMBERS

Brian Antweil (Fall 2015)
Scott Ballard (Fall 2017)
Frances Castaneda Dyess (Fall 2015)
Cullen Geiselman (Spring 2014)
Deborah Hance (Fall 2015)
Jamie House (Spring 2004)
Jessica Jubin (Fall 2015)
Shervin Kalinia (Spring 2010)
Lee Lahourcade (Fall 2000)
Daniella Landers (Spring 2009)
Ann Lents (Fall 2001)
Michael Maher (Winter 2002)
Patrice McKinney (Spring 2017)
Ruthanne Mefford (Fall 2009)
Don Poole (Spring 2016)
Manolo Sanchez
Theresa Sauls (Fall 2015)
Caroline Vetterling (Fall 2000)
Darcie Wells (Fall 2014)

Parentheses above indicate Business/Civic Leadership Forum Class

2018-2019 Leadership VIP Levels

LEADERSHIP CIRCLE DONORS

Business/Civic Leadership Forum 2018 Donors

2018 PREMIER LEADERSHIP CIRCLE MEMBERS
Brent Benoit (Spring 2012)
Astley Blair (Fall 2010)
George DeMontrond (Fall 2003)
Vean Gregg (Fall 2014)
Kenneth Guidry (Spring 2011)
George Martinez (Fall 2000)
Umesh Verma (Spring 2004)
Rosa Maria Villagomez (Fall 2017)

2018 HOUSTON’S FUTURE CIRCLE MEMBERS
James Calaway (Fall 2000)
C. Richard Everett (Fall 2000)
Jonathan Homeyer (Fall 2009)
Harris “Shrub” Kempner (Spring 2005)
Brian Landrum (Fall 2001)
Leila Perrin (Spring 2008)
Carrie Potter (Spring 2017)
Heida Thurlow (Fall 2006)
Freddy Warner

2018 LEADERSHIP INNER CIRCLE MEMBERS
Jerry Ashworth (Fall 2015)
Roland Garcia (Fall 2007)
Bruce Mann (Spring 2016)
Kim Ruth (Fall 2000)
Jeanne-Mey Sun (Fall 2012)
Janeice Weinand (Fall 2017)

2018 LEADERSHIP CIRCLE MEMBERS
Brian Antweil (Fall 2015)
Scott Ballard (Fall 2017)
Frances Castaneda Dyess (Fall 2015)
Cullen Geiselman (Spring 2014)
Deborah Hance (Fall 2015)
Jamie House (Spring 2004)
Jessica Jubin (Fall 2015)
Shervin Kalinia (Spring 2010)
Lee Lahourcade (Fall 2000)
Daniella Landers (Spring 2009)
Ann Lents (Fall 2001)
Michael Maher (Winter 2002)
Patrice McKinney (Spring 2017)
Ruthanne Mefford (Fall 2009)
Don Poole (Spring 2016)
Manolo Sanchez
Theresa Sauls (Fall 2015)
Caroline Vetterling (Fall 2000)
Darcie Wells (Fall 2014)

Parentheses above indicate Business/Civic Leadership Forum Class

2018-2019 Leadership VIP Levels

$500-$749 Leadership Circle

  • Complimentary ticket to the Center’s 2018 Summer Salons (3 events)

  • Name recognition on the Center web site, select Forum materials and campaign emails, and Center event programs

  • Name Recognition at the Center’s Summer reunion event on June 20th

$750-$999 Inner Circle

All Leadership Circle benefits plus:

  • Invitation to VIP receptions at the Center’s Annual Luncheon and Dinner events

$1,000-$2,499 Houston’s Future Circle

All Leadership Circle benefits plus:  

  • Complimentary access to Greater Houston Partnership and Center select events (limited seats available)

  • Invitation to VIP receptions at the Center’s Annual Luncheon and Dinner events

$2500+ Premier Leadership Circle

All Leadership Circle benefits plus:

  • Personalized Briefings of the Center’s Projects from the Center’s CEO

  • Complimentary access to Greater Houston Partnership and Center select events (limited seats available)

  • Invitation to VIP receptions at Center’s Annual Luncheon and Dinner events