Board of Trustees

Texas Parks and Wildlife Foundation’s Board of Trustees is comprised of the best and brightest conservation leaders, who share a commitment to safeguarding our state’s natural resources. Trustees are appointed/elected to support the mission of the foundation, raise awareness, and exercise fiduciary oversight.


Mike Greene, Chairman*
Fort Worth, TX

Mark E. Bivins, Vice Chairman*
Amarillo, TX

Kelly R. Thompson, Chairman Emeritus*
Fort Worth, TX

John Burpee
Dallas, TX

Randy Cleveland
Fort Worth, TX

Kathy Cook Collins
McAllen, TX

Dan Craine*
Fort Worth, TX

Bruce Culpepper
Houston, TX

Angie Dickson
Colleyville, TX

*denotes Executive Committee members

Robert E. Fondren
Houston, TX

L.R. (Robin) French, III
Houston, TX

Russell Gordy
Houston, TX

Stephen Gustafson
Wichita Falls, TX

Will Harte
Fort Davis, TX

Parker Johnson
Houston, TX

Cadell Liedtke
Midland, TX

Margaret Martin
Boerne, TX

Bob Starnes
Austin, TX

Brad Tucker
Houston, TX

Honorary Trustees

Lee M. Bass
Fort Worth, Texas

Will C. Beecherl
Dallas, Texas

Edwin L. “Ed” Cox, Jr.
Athens, Texas

George C. “Tim” Hixon
San Antonio, Texas

C. Patrick Oles, Jr.
Austin, Texas

Ex Officio Trustees

Ralph H. Duggins
Fort Worth, Texas

Bill Jones
Austin, Texas

Carter Smith
Executive Director
Texas Parks & Wildlife Department
Austin, Texas