Our People

Joy Lester

Director of Marketing & Development
936-243-4909

Director of Marketing & Development
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Chad Riley

Director of Finance and Administration
936-243-4933

Director of Finance and AdministrationE-mail Chad

Ed Huck

Food Service Director
936-243-4900

Food Service Director
936-243-4900

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Board of Directors

Johnny Myers, Chair

Managing partner at Group 418, LLC and Executive Director of the Millican Reserve Land Conservancy.

Managing partner at Group 418, LLC and E...

Ken Purgason, Vice Chair

Co–founder, and retired CEO and President of Tristream Energy, LLC.

Co–founder, and retired CEO and Presid...

Gary Junek, Treasurer

Executive Vice President at Texas Capital Bank. 

Executive Vice President at Texas Capita...

Gary Carlson, Secretary

Engineering, Construction & Oilfield Services Consultant with Preng & Associates.

Engineering, Construction & Oilfield Ser...

Natalie Bachynsky

Family Nurse Practitioner at Houston County Medical Center in Crockett, TX.

Family Nurse Practitioner at Houston Cou...

Bo Bothe

Co-founder, president and CEO of the brand experience firm BrandExtract.

Co-founder, president and CEO of the bra...

Terri Chase

Senior Vice President, Origin Bank

Senior Vice President, Origin Bank

Geoff Gannaway

Attorney - Partner with Beck Redden L.L.P.  

Attorney - Partner with Beck Redden L.L....

James Hagemeier

Owner of Timberlake Nursery.
CPA, Co-Founder and CFO of Black Elk Energy

Owner of Timberlake Nursery.
CP...

Monique Pappas

Accountant, Annunciation Orthodox School

Accountant, Annunciation Orthodox School...

Rusty Sturgis

Small business owner; Previous engineer at Bechtel Corporation.

Small business owner; Previous engineer ...

Amy Waltz

Program Therapist, Memorial Hermann Hospital

Program Therapist, Memorial Hermann Hosp...

Cho-Yeh’s Advisory Board

Camp Cho-Yeh is blessed to have an advisory board who is committed to helping Cho-Yeh be more successful in fulfilling its mission.  The advisory board graciously comes alongside the staff and Board of Directors to provide wisdom, insight and counsel.

Joe Bybee:  Vice President, Merrill Lynch
Keith Little:  Vice President, Business Development at Cheniere Energy
Rich Dodds: Vice President of Marketing & Product Management, C&C Reservoirs
Scott Hollingsworth: DBIA, President of S.L.I. Group
Miles Harper: CPA, Partner, Carr, Riggs & Ingram, LLC
Kelly Gerland:  Senior Vice President at BCH & Associates.

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