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Board of Directors

Founder and Chairman Emeritus
Shelly Cyprus


Chairman of the Board
Chris Hanslik

President and Secretary
Thao Costis
President and CEO

Homer Carrillo
Weinstein Spira & Company

Chair, Council of Congregations
Brett Hamilton
Locke Lord LLP

Bill Braun


Jonathan Brinsden

Stephen Dabney

Sarah Foshee
Community Volunteer

Monica Fulton
Community Volunteer

Steven Graubart
Community Hospital Partners

Steve Jackson
E3 Electric

Chip Johnson
Carrizo Oil & Gas, Inc.

Todd A. McGrath 
AIG Financial Distributors

Meredith Mouer

Amy Pierce
Community Volunteer

Shavonnah Roberts Schreiber
SNR Creative 

Chris Solomon 
Client Representative

Farid Virani
Prime Communications

Divya Visentini 

Community Advisory Board

  • Shirley Allen, Community Volunteer
  • Mark Breidenbach, Community Volunteer
  • Jason Cansler, Rock Oil
  • Pete Dillett, Rock Oil
  • George Gerachis, Vinson & Elkins
  • Kerry Gerachis, Community Volunteer
  • Dan Hamilton, Lazard
  • TJ Hoffman, Sibme
  • Lee Jourdan, Chevron
  • Robin Klaes, Community Volunteer
  • Pam Lovett, Comerica
  • Mark Nelson, Community Volunteer
  • Richelle Rosenbaum, ExxonMobil
  • Bentley Sanford, TAM International
  • Sydney Shellebarger, Community Volunteer
  • Bert Tabor, Caldwell Boudreaux Lefler PLLC
  • Mark Tackley-Goodman, Community Volunteer
  • Ann Taylor, Midway
  • Jacob Umbriaco, Chevron

Leadership Team

  • Thao Costis, President & CEO
  • Cathy Crouch, Executive Vice President
  • Ina Montgomery, Vice President of Finance
  • Sondee Chalcraft, Vice President of Development
  • Jaime McMinn, Vice President of Talent Management
  • Larry Kraus, Director of Government Grants
  • Alexis Loving, Director of Programs
  • Takeshia Roberts, Director of Operations

In the News

  • 2019 H-E-B Excellence in Education Award: SEARCH’s House of Tiny Treasures


  • Houston Public Media “Red White & Blue”: Houston’s Homeless


    Gary Polland and guest host Barbara Radnofsky lead a discussion about the problem of homelessness in Houston. They are joined by guests Marc Eichenbaum, Special Assistant to the Mayor for Homeless Initiatives at The City of Houston; and Thao Costis, President and CEO of SEARCH Homeless Services.

  • Comerica Bank Changing Lives

    Comerica Bank Changing Lives: SEARCH Homeless Services

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