Advisory Committee

Wood_Selah_screech_owlThe success of any organization in accomplishing its mission is not in the vision of its founder or the value of the desired outcome, but the quality of the individuals who commit time, work and inspiration to the program.

Roger A. Zessin

Roger Zessin is a businessman, photographer, and wildlife naturalist. He brings a deep understanding of marketing and financial acumen through his creating and managing the brokerage office of A.G. Edwards & Sons, Inc. in Corpus Christi, Texas for 14 years. He has taught investment classes and seminars for over 20 years. Roger has traveled the… Read more »

Roberto Zambrano

As Chairman of PRONATURA, an organization dedicated to the conservation of biodiversity throughout the Republic of Mexico, Roberto Zambrano leads the way for ICF in bringing the Pro-Tour to his country. The mission of PRONATURA is: “la conservación de la flora, la fauna y los ecosistemas prioritarios, promoviendo un desarrollo de la sociedad en armonía… Read more »

Thomas Koeneke

Thomas Koeneke has been a practicing attorney for 29 years and managing partner of Ellis, Koeneke & Ramirez, L.L.P., law firm since 1982. Mr. Koeneke holds Bachelor degrees of Arts and Science from the University of Colorado, and a law degree from Baylor University. He was elected to the Interlegal International Network of Lawyers in… Read more »

Dr. Miguel Nevárez

Miguel A. Nevárez, Ph.D. recently retired after ending his 23rd year as President of The University of Texas Pan American (UTPA). Dr. Nevárez has guided this institution through its merger with The University of Texas System and its evolution to a doctoral research university for South Texas. He has been recognized by several Texas governors… Read more »


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