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

Eva Hummel
Board Chair
Atmos Energy
Scott McMurdie
Vice Chair/Chair-Elect
Shea & McMurdie Financial
Kevin Lawson
Lawson & Co CPAs, LLC
Jeanie Marten
Jeanie Marten Real Estate
Scott Airitam
Leadership Systems, LLC
Dr. Ben Baghai
Garland Pediatric Dentistry
Doug Burnside
Perdue, Brandon, Fielder, Collins & Mott LLP
Michelle Coates
Community Leader
Anita Collins
American National Bank of Texas
Darren Durrett
BB&T Bank
Mike Felix
City of Sachse
Jan Furtick
The Payton Group
Michael Gallops
Rowlett Chamber of Commerce
Fernando Gutierrez
Re/Max DFW Associates
Molly Hall
Sachse Chamber of Commerce
Don Hernandez
Garland ISD Sam Houston Middle School
Drew Howard
H&S Manufacturing Co.
Wesley Johnson
Cooper & Scully, GISD Board Trustee
John Klitsch
Capital Senior Living
Robin Kraase
Baylor Scott & White-Garland
Molly Malone
Intrinsic Smokehouse & Brewery
Karina Olivares
Garland Chamber of Commerce
Gary Overby
Edward Jones
Chad Powell
Plastipak Packaging
Jed Reed
GISD Board Trustee
Kelly Williams
Garland ISD Shugart Elementary School
Barry Young

District staff members

Lisa Cox
Jenny Graves