Meet Our Team

Eleanor Gates
Eleanor GatesDirector of Volunteer Houston
Gayla Wilson
Gayla WilsonProject Coordinator for Agency Relations
John Locke
John LockeProject Coordinator for Volunteer Relations

Volunteer Houston Advisory Council

Jacques D’Rovencourt (Chair)

Bret Baccus (Immediate Past Chair)

Amy Gasca, President, Gasca & Associates

Baber Mohammed, Executive Director, Alliance for Compassion

Garland Pohl, Community Volunteer

Gary Gartner, Houston Community Schools Partnership

Hannah Weier, Asst Director, Alumni Regional Outreach Rice University

Heather Patrick, President & CEO, Prevent Blindness

Hyder Kazimi, Partner, McKinsey & Co.

Jasmeeta Singh, Community Volunteer

Larry Payne, President, Educational Excellence Resource Group

Lisa Stanton, Director of Philanthropy, Girls Empowerment Network (GEN)

Nizar Charania, Manager, Financial Reporting, Westlake Chemical

Paula Sutton, Financial Advisor, Morgan Stanley

Dr. Sushma Mahajan, Community Volunteer