Kidz Express Board of Directors

Duane Ehresman, President
President Ehresman Management/Timshel Construction

Douglas Low, Executive Director/VP Business Dev.
Executive Director, Kidz Express

Warren King
President, Wellspring Management

Valerie Peiler, Secretary
Partner, Brady, Connolly, and Masuda

Charles Whitaker, Director of PR and Media Relations
Professor, Medill School of Journalism, Northwestern University
Formerly Senior Editor of Ebony Magazine

Larry Parks, Fundraising
Senior Vice President, External and Legislative Affairs of the Federal Home Loan Bank of San Francisco

The strength and diversity of experience of our board has been instrumental in the ongoing development of Kidz Express. Our current board reflects the diversity and commitment from operating Kidz Express for the past 12 years.

Duane Ehresman has been providing affordable housing in the Austin community for over 30 years. Warren King brings corporate experience and Valerie Peiler offers legal expertise. Charles Whitaker, a Professor at Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism is responsible for developing our integrated marketing and media strategy, and Larry Parks, a Senior Vice President, External and Legislative Affairs of the Federal Home Loan Bank of San Francisco is assisting our fundraising efforts. Doug Low, a former Strategic Consultant, is our Executive Director. He is responsible for the development and implementation of our strategic plan, day to day operations, business development, and is the principal liaison with the Community.

 

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