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



Barry Young, Board Chair


Eva Hummel, Chair-Elect

Atmos Energy

Robin Kraase, Secretary

Baylor Scott & White-Garland

Kevin Lawson, Treasurer

Lawson & Co CPAs, LLC

Scott Airitam

Leadership Systems, LLC

Liz Beauchamp

Atmos Energy Corp.

Anita Collins

American National Bank of Texas

Darren Durrett

BB&T Bank

Diane Lemmons Rowlett Chamber of Commerce

Molly Hall

Sachse Chamber of Commerce

Don Hernandez

Garland ISD Sam Houston Middle School

John Klitsch

Baylor Scott & White-Lake Pointe

Molly Malone

Intrinsic Smokehouse & Brewery

Jeanie Martin

Jeanie Marten Real Estate

Scott McMurdie

Shea & McMurdie Financial

James Miller

Veritex Community Bank

Karina Olivares

Garland Chamber of Commerce

Gary Overby

Edward Jones

Chad Powell

Plastipak Packaging

Jed Reed

GISD Board Trustee

Denise Spell

Edward Jones

Kelly Williams

Garland ISD Shugart Elementary School

District staff members



Lisa Cox


Jenny Graves