Steering Committee

The mayor- appointed steering committee is composed of education, business, and civic leaders from across the county. The steering committee, uses its meaningful influence to help strategically direct resources to Support Councils and their Action Networks, rally public support of MBKSA efforts and advocate for necessary steps throughout the county.

Mayor Ivy Taylor
Co-Chair of Steering Committee
City of San Antonio
Ms. Jessica Weaver
Chair of High School Graduation
Communities in Schools San Antonio
Dr. Mike Flores
Palo Alto College
Mr. Ramon Vasquez
Chair of Reducing Violence and Recidivism
American Indians in Texas at the Spanish Colonial Missions
Ms. Ana Acevedo
City of San Antonio
Ms. Denise Barkhurst
Big Brothers Big Sisters
Mr. Andrew Solano
City of San Antonio
Mr. Steven Hussain
Pastor Warren Beemer
Healing Place Church San Antonio
Ms. Lynne Wilkerson
Bexar County Juvenile Probation Department
Dr. Mike Etienne
Co-Chair of Steering Committee
City of San Antonio
Mr. Mario Lozoya
Chair of Workforce Development
Ms. Priscilla Camacho
San Antonio Chamber
Dr. Michael Laney
Faith-based representative
Judge John Bull
Municipal Court
Mr. Frank Dunn
100 Black Men
Mr. Tony Leverett
United Way of San Antonio and Eastside Promise Neighborhood
Mr. Akeem Brown
San Antonio for Growth on the Eastside
Ms. Laura Dixon
Spurs Sports/Silver and Black Give Back
Mr. Rey Madrigal
Harlandale Independent School District
Dr. Cynthia Teniente-Matson
Texas A&M - San Antonio
Dr. Adena Loston
St. Philip’s College
Dr. Edwin Barea-Rodriguez
Chair of Post-Secondary Attainment
University of Texas at San Antonio
Captain Robert Blanton
San Antonio Police Department
Mr. Pedro Martinez
San Antonio Independent School District