Your Chamber’s Board of Directors met last Thursday at the Embassy Suites by Hilton San Antonio Brooks Hotel & Spa for the January board meeting. Our 2018 Chairman Shaun Kennedy, San Antonio Regional Chairman of Texas Capital Bank, kicked off his first official board meeting by welcoming new members and sharing exciting news that board members Jennifer Cantu, Senior Vice President in Business and Community Engagement for Bank of America and Ryan Parker, San Antonio Market CEO for BBVA Compass, are members of the San Antonio Business Journal’s 2018 Class of 40 under 40. He also congratulated Marina Gavito, Strategic Innovation Director for USAA, and Brandon Seale, President of Howard Energy Mexico, for being selected.
Dr. Cynthia Teniente-Matson, President of Texas A&M University – San Antonio, presented an update on the Tricentennial, and the Chamber’s VP of Public Affairs Stephanie Reyes gave a brief update on the Chamber’s upcoming SA to DC trip. Finally, Shaun talked about his priorities for 2018 and his focus on Transformational Collaboration.