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Executive Committee

Represents the Board of Advisors, providing leadership and direction for all Institute activities



Paul Burroughs, Ontario Power Generation

Vice Chair

NoƩ Saenz, Burns & McDonnell

Academic Advisor

Carlos Caldas, The University of Texas at Austin


Tricia Thibodeaux, Fluor Corporation


Keith Critzer, ExxonMobil Corporation

Sholeh Lee, U.S. Department of State

Bruce Long, Southern Company

Chuck Mies, Autodesk, Inc.

Anne Ramsey, The Procter & Gamble Company

Jim Renner, Victaulic

Amy Sager, Kiewit Energy Group

Todd Sutton, Zachry Corporation


Jamie Gerbrecht, CII

Daniel Oliveira, CII

Janet West
Executive Assistant
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Janet West
Executive Assistant
Janet has worked for the State of Texas and The University of Texas System for over 35 years. She brings to her position experience in Human Resources, Project Management, supervision, and working with executive leaders. She aslo served as UT Austin's Policy Manager. She completed a week-long on-site Governor’s Management Program. She was the chair and co-chair on many charity organizations for the State of Texas and served on the board of the United Way Campaign.