2021 Executive Leadership Team

Executive Leadership Team Chair

Mark Sanders
President & Chief Operating Officer
Caliber Collision Centers

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Mark Sanders

Mark Sanders

Mark Sanders is the President and Chief Operating Officer for Caliber Collision Centers, the largest collision repair company in the world currently operating 651 locations in 19 states.

Mark is a second generation collision repair professional and spent the early part of his career learning multiple positions within a collision repair facility. After joining Caliber in 1997, Mark moved rapidly up into Caliber’s leadership team where he currently holds the position of President and Chief Operating Officer.

When Mark started with the company, total revenues were less than $30 million. In 2018, Caliber Collision’s revenues will exceed $2.4 billion.
Mark’s responsibilities include every element of Caliber’s operations as well as new market growth and strategic account partnerships.
Mark is most proud of the servant leadership culture that has been established and maintained throughout the organization during Caliber’s explosive growth as a “Purpose” driven organization.

Mark has been happily married for more than 28 years to his wife Jennifer. They have a beautiful 24‐year‐old daughter and a rambunctious 10‐year‐old son.


Rick Allen

Rick Allen
President & Chief Executive Officer
Paragon Healthcare, Inc.

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Rick Allen

Rick Allen

Rick Allen has served Paragon Healthcare, Inc. as President, CEO, & Chairman of the Board since its inception in September 2002. Prior to forming Paragon, he served as vice president of Infusion Operations for Park Pharmacy Corporation’s offices in Dallas, San Antonio, and Houston. He also founded and served as clinical infusion director for DHI. Allen is past pharmacy director of Option Care, a national home infusion company and previous owner/CEO of North Star Pharmacy, Inc. With over forty years’ experience in retail and home infusion pharmacy, Allen is a national speaker on oncology, pain management, multiple therapies, and computer-generated care plans/interventions. Allen and his wife, Trisha, are active in the Dallas community, serving many organizations including AHA, Habitat for Humanity, Family Compass, and Community Hospice.

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Jordan Amyx
President
6S Development LLC

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Dani Cook Barrows
Vice President,
Deputy Administrative Officer
Trinity Industries, Inc

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Dani Cook Barrows

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Clint Bryant
Executive Vice President –
Head of Corporate and Commercial Banking in North Texas
Texas Capital Bank

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Clint Bryant

Clint Bryant

Clint Bryant joined Texas Capital Bank in 2020.  He is responsible for leading the Corporate and Commercial Banking Teams in North Texas.  Prior to joining Texas Capital, Mr. Bryant was a Head of the Southwest and Energy Corporate Energy teams for SunTrust Robinson Humphrey from 2013 to 2019. From 2003 to 2013, he held various leadership and coverage positions with commercial banking groups in North Texas.

Mr. Bryant graduated with his BBA from Texas Tech University.  He was a two-time All-American and two-time Academic All-American at 3rd base while playing baseball at Texas Tech from 1993-1996.  After being drafted in the 7th round in the 1996 MLB Amateur Draft by the Colorado Rockies, he played professional baseball for three years before retiring in 1999. He is currently married and has three children with ages ranging from 10 to 17.

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Tami Early
Vice President & General Manager –
Major Accounts
Ciena

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Tami Early

Tami Early
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John Hurley

John Hurley
VP, Telco & Mobile – Americas Service Provider
Cisco

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John Hurley

John Hurley

John Hurley is Vice President & General Manager leading the global relationship with AT&T. In this role he is responsible for the go-to-market strategy and direct sales for product and services, as well as the overall P&L for one of Cisco’s largest and most strategic service provider accounts. Throughout John’s career, he has been responsible for helping customers develop transformative strategies that leverage Technology to bring faster customer solutions to the market place. John has over 25 years of Sales leadership experience within the Technology Industry. John holds a BS in Economics from The Pennsylvania State University.


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Zee Hussain
Senior Vice President Global Business – Finance, Healthcare, Sports & Entertainment and Industry Solutions Global Commercial Segment
AT&T

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Zee Hussain

Zee Hussain

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Eric Hutto
SVP President, Enterprise Solutions
Unisys

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Eric Hutto

Eric Hutto

Eric Hutto was elected senior vice president by the Unisys board of directors effective September 2015 and leads the Unisys Enterprise Solutions business worldwide.

He is responsible for building and strengthening client relationships worldwide by promoting the full portfolio of Unisys services, technology products and software. He has profit-and-loss accountability for Unisys activities globally, outside the U.S. Federal group.

Eric holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. He completed the Executive Leadership Program at Emory University and is a Six Sigma Black Belt.

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Mo Katibeh
Chief Product & Platform Officer
AT&T

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Mo Katibeh

Mo Katibeh

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John Levis
Senior Principal
Deloitte, LLP

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John Levis

John Levis

John Levis is a senior partner in Deloitte’s Technology, Media & Telecommunications (TMT) practice with a focus on developing growth and innovation strategies for our clients.

John advises businesses on how to transform innovation from an intangible, aspirational concept into a meaningful business strategy that can drive greater productivity and lead to a competitive advantage in the marketplace. John also works to promote an innovative culture at clients and facilitates the sharing of innovative best practices and new ideas across their ecosystems. He has been a frequent writer and speaker at external forums and academic institutions on the changing nature of innovation in business today.

Prior to these roles, John served as the global Chief Innovation Officer for Deloitte driving a culture and strategy for innovation to more than 200,000 Deloitte professionals in over 100 countries world-wide. He was also the Regional Managing Director for Deloitte’s businesses throughout North and South America – the largest and fastest growing of Deloitte’s three global regions. Prior to that, John served in progressive leadership positions throughout the Deloitte U.S. firm, including Managing Director of Americas Region from 2009 to 2011; National Managing Principal, Strategy, Research & Innovation from 2007 to 2009; and Chief Strategy Officer, Deloitte U.S. Firms from 2006 to 2009. Admitted into the Deloitte partnership in June 1997, John has served many of Deloitte’s largest TMT clients.

John received a Bachelor of mathematics degree in applied mathematics and engineering from the University of Waterloo and was a charter member of the Duke Innovation Working Group at Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business.

Howard Mudrick
Executive Director
Winstead PC

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Howard Mudrick

Howard Mudrick

Howard Mudrick serves as Winstead’s Executive Director. Howard has more than 35 years of experience assisting law firms and professional service organizations in all areas of management, strategic vision, finance and growth.

Throughout his career, Howard has combined his accounting background with his business management and financial planning skills to bring effective strategies to law firm management and operations. Howard is the author of numerous articles and is a frequent speaker at legal and professional services events.

Howard is a fellow of the College of Law Practice Management; a member of the American Heart Association Côtes du Coeur Executive Leadership Team Board; and serves as Winery Co-Chair for the Côtes du Coeur.

Keith Nichols
General Manager
Thomson Reuters

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Keith Nichols

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Kerry Philipovitch
Community Philanthropist

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Kerry Philipovitch

Kerry Philipovitch

Former senior vice president – Customer Experience at American Airlines, Kerry Philipovitch was responsible for leading the overall customer experience, including Airport Operations, Customer Planning, Flight Service, Reservations, Premium Services, Customer Relations, Customer Recovery Operations and Cargo.

She is an executive sponsor for Abilities — American’s Employee Business Resource Group working to create an inclusive culture that welcomes people with differing abilities, and a member of the board of The American Heart Association – Dallas Division.

Kerry graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in economics from Tulane University and received her Master of Business Administration from the University of Michigan.

Dan Redington

Dan Redington
Vice President of Sales –
America Service Providers
Juniper Networks

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Dan Redington

Dan Redington

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Charles Roberts, M.D.
Cardiac, Vascular &
Thoracic Surgery
Baylor Scott & White
Cardiac Surgery – Dallas

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Dr. Charles Roberts

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Eric Schoch
Senior Vice President,
Global Retail Sales &
Field Operations
NCR Corporation

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Eric Schoch

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