Board of Directors

3DS board members volunteer their time, energy, and resources to provide critical support and governance to the organization.  Our board is comprised of talented volunteers committed to helping the organization achieve its mission.

Board Chair YMCA

Jim Pacey

Board Member Baidu USA

Joel Hestness

Secretary Texas CASA

Kelly Pratt

Board Member City of Austin

David Gray

Treasurer DK Partners

Ryan Parks

Advisory Council


Jason Seats

Texas Treasury Safekeeping Trust Company

Ruchit Shah

Kendra Scott Women's Entrepreneurial Leadership Institute, UT Austin

Lesley (Jacobs) Robinson

CPP Consulting

Issam Ourrai


Ekaterina Matveeva

Innotech Advisory

Leon Ploubidis

Global Entrepreneurship Network

Michelle Samuel