Leadership

During calendar year 2020, the Board of Directors of the Cynthia and George Mitchell Foundation was made up of 12 members, including two generations of the Mitchell family. Katherine Lorenz is the board chair. Adrienne Dreiss Ropp is the board vice-chair. Meredith Mitchell Dreiss is the foundation's president emeritus.

Board of Directors

Meredith Heimburger


Katherine Lorenz, Board Chair


Sheridan Mitchell Lorenz


Christie Mitchell


Grant Mitchell


Katie Mitchell


Kent Mitchell


Kirk Mitchell


Mark Mitchell


Sarah Scott Mitchell


Scott Mitchell


Adrienne Dreiss Ropp, Board Vice-Chair


With offices in Austin and The Woodlands, the foundation has eight full-time staff members and operates with professional support donated by the Mitchell Family Corporation. Randall Kempner is president of the foundation. Michelle Robinson is the secretary of the foundation; Spiros Vassilakis is the foundation's treasurer.

Staff

Nichelle Bielinski, Manager, Austin Office, and Executive Assistant to the CEO


Marilu Hastings, Chief Innovation and Strategy Officer


Randall Kempner, President and Chief Executive Officer


Marita Mirzatuny, Sustainability Education Program and Operations Officer


Sarah Mitchell, Director, Cook's Branch Conservancy


Drew Nelson, Clean Energy Program Officer


Farnaz Seddighzadeh, Land Conversation and Water Program Associate


Emily R. Warren, Land Conservation and Water Program Officer

Board & Officers

Katherine Lorenz

Staff

Nichelle BielinskiMarilu Hastings

Sarah MitchellMarita MirzatunyDrew NelsonFarnaz SeddighzadehEmily R. Warren

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