Best in Class Advisory Board

The Best in Class Advisory Board is a diverse group comprised of local business, civic, and philanthropic leaders committed to ensuring every child, regardless of socio-economic status or race/ethnicity is taught by well-prepared, diverse and effective teachers and school leaders. Advisory Board members serve as strong advocates for the vision and mission of Best in Class by sharing initiative messages within their circle of influence and supporting strategic action to achieve the goals of Best in Class.


George Tang

Managing Director,
Educate Texas

Cynthia Yung website

Cynthia Yung

Executive Director,
The Boone Family Foundation

Ricardo Berotocco website

Ricardo Bertocco

Bain & Co. Dallas

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Charles Glover

Senior Program Officer,
Meadows Foundation, Inc.

Susan Hoff website

Susan Hoff

Chief Strategy, Impact & Operations Officer, UWMD

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Britton Banowsky

Executive Director,
College Football Playoff Fdn.

William Koehler website

William H. Koehler

Education Advisor,
Sid W. Richardson Foundation

Andy smith website

Andy Smith

Executive Director,
Texas Instruments Foundation


Jim Nelson

Thompson & Horton LLP

Alfreda Norman website

Alfreda Norman

Senior Vice President,
Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas


Jay McCall

Manager of Education,
Rainwater Charitable Foundation


Erika Beltran

Tarrant County Program Director, Leadership ISD


Anne Wicks

Director of Education Reform, George W. Bush Institute

LLundy website

Larry Lundy

Founder & President,


Sen. Florence Shapiro

Texas Representative,
CSG Education Policy Task Force

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Todd Williams

Chairman & CEO,
The Commit Partnership