MaryAnn Means–Dufrene, Chair

Director of Stakeholder Success,

collective growth designs

Kim Cummings, Vice Chair

Vice President, HR & Talent,

Children’s Health

Laura Hopkins, Treasurer

Director of Human Resources,

Lockheed Martin

Kathleen Bryant, Secretary

Six Sigma Black Belt,

Cummins Inc.


Thomas Berutti

Vice President of Finance, EAN Holdings, LLC

Brittany Carnes

Vice President & Community Leader, Frost Bank

Norma Garcia–Lopez

Quality Assurance & Revenue Analyst, Christus Health

Faith Geiger

Human Potentialist & Founder, collective growth designs

Heather Hale

Assistant Director, Admissions & Recruitment, TCU & UNTHSC School of Medicine

Natasha Hill

Director of Marketing & Branding, Tarleton State University

Dr. Isha Tolliver

Senior Contract Manager, Novartis

Dawn Mann

Vice President/Creative Director, Alpha Business Images

Julia Nova

Vice President of Business Development, Bank of Texas

Nishant Prabhu

Vice President-Engines, Gulf Region, Cummins Inc.

Carlela Vogel

Consultant & Owner, Carlela K. Vogel & Associates


Jennifer Limas

President and CEO

Jennifer is the President and CEO of Girls Inc. of Tarrant County, the nonprofit organization that inspires all girls to be strong, smart, and bold. Girls Inc. of Tarrant County provides life-changing programs and solutions to the challenges girls face. Jennifer became CEO in 2012 and has led the organization through growth that has expanded programs and services to over 20,000 girls in Tarrant County annually.

Girls Inc. programs help girls navigate gender, economic, and social barriers. Jennifer obtained her Bachelor’s Degree in Business Studies at Dallas Baptist University. She is a member of the Women’s Policy Forum, serves on the Board of Directors for Workforce Solutions for Tarrant County and is a council member for Fort Worth SPARC. Jennifer was also recognized by Fort Worth Business Press as a Great Woman of Texas. She is married to Louis Limas and has two sons, Gabriel and Landry.

Becky Balarin

Chief Program Officer

Ayesha Boyd

Senior Program Director

Kris Canfield

Development Director

Lisa Dia

Director of Tarrant County Kids

Yolanda Garcia

Director of Administration

Rachel Haugabook

Senior Program Director

Krystal Lofton

Senior Program Director, College & Career Services

Rebecca Rueda

Senior Program Director, STEM

Wendy Rodriguez

Senior Program Director

Valerie Salter

Director of Volunteers & Special Events

Marlene Sweda

Chief Financial Officer

Jennifer Treviño

Chief Development Officer