The Friends of West U Parks Fund recently appointed three new members to its board of directors.
The new board members are Sonny Brandtner, Heather Chilivetis and Katie Hill. Brandtner will oversee Event Support, Chilivetis will handle Public Relations and Hill will lead the Marketing role for the charitable organization.
“Our new members are bringing skills to the table that will be a true asset to Friends,” Board Chair Leah Ragiel said. “Their background experiences are very relevant to the roles in which they will serve.”
Brandtner, a Partner for Deloitte and Touche, has served on a Board for 10 years and has over 20 years of business experience in the Houston corporate community. He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration in Accounting from the University of Texas in Austin.
Chilivetis, a Director of Corporate Communications for CEMEX USA, has worked in a Public Relations/Corporate Communications capacity for the company for nearly 12 years. She holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Organizational Communications from the University of Texas in Austin.
Hill, a Marketing Director for Chick-fil-A, is a skilled marketing professional experienced in event planning and social media. She holds a Bachelor of Science Degree from Texas A&M University with a Theater Major and English Minor.
“We are pleased to welcome Sonny, Heather and Katie to our team and look forward to working with them as our organization continues to raise much needed funds for our parks and green spaces,” said Friends Executive Director Donna LaMond.