Foundation Board & Staff

The Garland ISD Education Foundation is overseen by a Board of Directors comprised of a cross-section of the community served by the Garland ISD.

Board members

Darren Durrett
Board Chair
BB&T Bank now Truist
Michael Gallops
Michael Gallops
Rowlett Chamber of Commerce
Molly Malone
Intrinsic Smokehouse & Brewery
Scott McMurdie
Vice Chair/Chair-Elect
Shea & McMurdie Financial
Karina Olivares
Garland Chamber of Commerce
Kelly Williams
Garland ISD Shugart Elementary School
Ben Baghai
Dr. Ben Baghai
Garland Pediatric Dentistry
Doug Burnside
Doug Burnside
Perdue, Brandon, Fielder, Collins & Mott LLP
Michelle Coates
Community Leader
Donas Cole
Donas Cole
Baylor Scott and White Medical Center – Lake Pointe
Donna Butterfield
Donna Butterfield
Frost Bank
Leslie Henson
Huber Prater & Henson
Picture of Brian Cooper
Brian Cooper
Cooper Concrete
Ted Kinzer

District staff members

Lisa Cox
Kelly Wheatley