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Board of Directors

The Board of Directors is the governing body of the GHRA.  Serving on the GHRA Board of Directors is a great way to get more involved with the local Association.

The 2016 - 2017 Board Members:

Jonathan Horowitz, Legacy Restaurant Group 

Vice President:
Greg den Herder
, Abby’s Catering

Jennifer Osowski
, Whataburger

Alfonso Hernandez
, James Coney Island

Executive Committee:
Emily Durham – Sewell
, Waterman Steele

Immediate Past President:
John Moore, 

Board of Directors (Regular Member)
Aaron Lyons, Dish Society
Cameron James, La Trelles
Carl Walker, Brennan’s of Houston
Chirag Bhatt
Christina Pappas, Pappas Restaurants
Fred Espinoza, Cordúa Restaurants, LLC
Greg Gatlin, Gatlin’s BBQ
Herbert Gomez, The Palm
Keith Osentoski, Houston's
Kia McQueen, GG's Café
Melissa Radovich, Landry’s, Inc.
Michelle Tulsian, Outback
Oscar Taylor, BonFire Wings
Paul Miller, Union Kitchen / Jax Grill
Randy Haizlip, Benihana
Ricardo Molina, Molina’s Cantina
Silver Gordon, Western Entertainment
Taj Walker, Backstreet Café

Allied Board Members

Adam Miller, Aegis Insurance & Financial Services
Clyde Burleson, Burleson & Craig P.L.L.C.
Drew Scuddy, Ben E Keith
Felicia Krumbeck, Ace Mart Restaurant Supply
Jason Kohll, Tippit & Moo
Jeff Maierson, Brothers Produce
Kevin Ullrich, Jake’s Finer Foods
Mark Kholshmidt, ISI Commercial Refrigeration
Paige Cokinos, Higginbotham & Associates
Rene McGill, Liquid Assets
Sally Mallett, Chase Bank
Stephanie Haynes, Hotel & Lodging Association of Greater Houston
Susan Stading, Coca-Cola Refreshments
Tom Castillo, US Foods
Troy Small, Gordon Food Service
Troy Willis, Sysco

Past Presidents / Life-Time Board Members
Reggie Martin, Lemond Catering
Walter Cervin
, Grub Burger
Chris O’Donnell, Craft Grill
Mike Shine, Frank’s American Revival

Ex-Officio Board Members
Leslie Bartosh, Alvin Community College
Dennis Reynolds, Dean, Conrad N. Hilton College at UH
Nancy Graces, Conrad N. Hilton College at UH
Patrick Key, Houston Department of Health and Human Services