Foundation Board

The Concordia University Texas Foundation Board serves as the University's link to the community by serving as advocates for Concordia University Texas. They work to cultivate and steward community members for Concordia University Texas, with a goal of raising funds and advancing the mission of the University.

The Board is currently composed of 10 members including prominent business and civic leaders and distinguished educators who bring a vast range of knowledge and experience. 

Current Board members include:

John Lavorato, Board Chair
Vice President and General Counsel
Filtration Group

Donald Christian, President
President and CEO
Concordia University Texas

James Candido, Treasurer
Vice President for Philanthropy
Concordia University Texas

Pat Kym
Former Board of Regents

Allan Rayson
Central Texas Market Executive
Regions Bank

Chris Rulon-Miller
Retired Consultant
Capital Markets Group

Robert Ryan
Adjunct Professor
Concordia University Texas

Tom Stacy
CapRidge Partners

Tiffani Schuh
Family Office CEO
Director of Shareholder Affairs
H.G. Fenton Company

Dick Schwab
CEO - Legacy One Financial Advisor

David Stein
Volvo Cars of Austin
Volvo Cars of Georgetown
Subaru of Georgetown

Sherron Watkins
Former Vice President of Enron Corporation


For more information about the Concordia University Texas Foundation Board, please contact:
James Candido
Vice President for Philanthropy