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Community Initiatives

Connect with Houston with the  
TaxAct Texas Bowl.

Bowl Buddies presented by Aramark

Bowl Buddies presented by Aramark

Big 12 vs SEC
Help make memories that will last a lifetime! Every $25 donated sends a child to the TaxAct Texas Bowl, every $100 sends a family of four!

Bowl Buddies presented by Aramark
NRG Stadium
Jan 4
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Bowl Backers

Bowl Backers

Become a TaxAct Texas Bowl Supporter
It’s your chance to support the game! Become a proud Bowl Backer for the TaxAct Texas Bowl. Contact Derek Beeman by phone at 832-667-2210 or send us an email for more details.

Bowl Backers
NRG Stadium
Jan 4
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Gridiron Legends Golf Tournament

Gridiron Legends Golf Tournament

Gridiron Legends Golf Tournament
Help support DePelchin Children's Center! Reserve your team today for the 2021 Gridiron Legends Golf Tournament at Champions Golf Club.

Gridiron Legends Golf Tournament
CHAMPIONS GOLF CLUB
October 18, 2021
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Gridiron Legends

Gridiron Legends

Celebrate the epic players of football lore
The Gridiron Legends program honors individuals who have made a significant contribution to the game of football in the state of Texas, either at the high school, collegiate or professional level.

Gridiron Legends
ON FIELD AT NRG
December TBD
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THSCA Tickets

THSCA Tickets

Are you a Texas High School coach? We want to thank you for all the hard work you put in to helping develop young athletes in our great state! Head to the box office on game day for two complimentary TaxAct Texas Bowl tickets!

THSCA Tickets
NRG Stadium
Game Day
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Volunteer opportunities

Be part of the TaxAct Texas Bowl game! Contact us to find out more about volunteer opportunities with the 2021 Texas Bowl.

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Board of Directors

Committee chairs, advisory board and board of directors.

Pete DeLongchamps

Pete DeLongchamps, CHAIR

Group 1 Automotive
Senior Vice President

Billy Burge

Philamena Baird

Houston Philanthropist

John C. Bass

John C. Bass

J.P. Morgan Securities LLC

Managing Director

Denis Braham

Denis Braham

Winstead PC
Chairman Emeritus & Attorney at Law

Billy Burge

Billy Burge

Ayrshire
President

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janis burke

Harris County-Houston Sports Authority
CEO

Larry Catuzzi

Larry Catuzzi

Financial Security Assurance Inc.
Director

Edgar Colon

Edgar Colon

Colon Law Firm
Attorney at Law

June Deadrick

June Deadrick

CenterPoint Energy

Director of Government Affairs

Pete Derzis

Pete Derzis

Bespoke
Senior Advisor

Jim Fairbairn

jIM FAIRBAIRN

Doris Engineering
President

Don Faust, Jr.

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Faust Distributing
CEO

Sarah Frazier

Sarah Frazier

Entercom
Senior Vice President/General Manager

J. Kent Friedman

J. Kent Friedman

Harris County-Houston Sports Authority
Chairman

Jay Graham

Jay Graham

Spur Energy Partners
Chairman & CEO

Greg Grissom

Greg Grissom

Houston Texans
President

Chris Hanslik

chris hanslik

Boyar Miller
Chairman

Michael Heckman

michael heckman

Houston First
President & Chief Executive Officer

John Heidtke

Jon Heidtke

Learfield Sports
SVP, Strategic Business Partners

Jarvis Hollingsworth

Jarvis Hollingsworth

Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors
General Counsel

Rob Hungate

Rob Hungate

Blue Bell Creameries

Market President, Houston

Hap Hunnicutt

hap hunnicutt

Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo 
President, Equity Development

Korsh Jafarnia

Korsh Jafarnia

Houston Methodist

Orthopedic Surgeon

Isaac Johnson

Isaac Johnson

TDECU
President & CEO

Joe Karlgaard

Joe Karlgaard

Rice University
Director of Athletics

Jerry Levias

Jerry Levias

Harris County CPS
Board of Directors

John Martin

JOHN MARTIN

Austin Commercial
Vice President of Houston

Bob Moses

Bob Moses

Black Jack Resources
Chairman

Lila Ontiveros

lILA oNTIVEROS

Palantir Technologies
U.S. Commercial Lead

Clint Overby

Clint Overby

ESPN Events
Vice President

Mike Perrin

Mike Perrin

Winstead PC

Counsel

Chris Pezman

Chris Pezman

University of Houston
Vice President of Intercollegiate Athletics

Jamey Rootes

Jamey Rootes

 

Don Sanders

Don Sanders

Sanders Morris Harris
Vice Chairman

Suzie Thomas

Suzie Thomas

Houston Texans
Executive VP, General Counsel and Chief Admin Office

 

Board members emeritus

Paul Barbetta, Chris Del Conte, Joel Cowley, Rob Graf, Don Henderson, John Huff, Mack Rhoades, Robert Smith, Jack Sweeney, Gio Tomasini, Steve Trent, Skip Wagner, Andre Ware, Bob Harvey, Mike Waterman, Hunter Yurachek, Brenda Bazan and Stephanie Sherrodd.

Committee Chairs

  • Trophy: Bill Scott
  • Bands: Lamar Burkhalter
  • Family: Nicole Morgan
  • Gameday: Thomas Martinez
  • Gridiron Legends: Robert Lynch
  • Hotels (Westin): John Nguyen
  • Hotels (Hilton): Jason Monroe
  • Officials: Joel Wetzel
  • Spouses: Judith Logsdon
  • Hospitality: Les Haulbrook
  • DePelchin: Lisa Garces, Brenna Croom, Adam Supgul

SUB-COMMITTEE TEAM CAPTAINS

  • Customer Service (Westin): Shone Evans
  • Customer Service (Hilton): Ewart Jones Jr., Kenedy Hughes
  • Transportation (Volunteers): Sarah Evans
  • Transportation (Vehicles): David McCarl

Sponsors

Many thanks to our wonderful sponsors this year!

CORNERSTONE SPONSORS

Sponsorship opportunities

Contact Bailey Spiers, Coporate Development Account Executive of Lone Star Sports & Entertainment at bailey.spiers@houstontexans.com or 832.667.2015.