Leadership Corpus Christi Alumni


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  • October 18, 2017 11:33 AM | C. Michelle Unda (Peters) (Administrator)

    The United Corpus Christi Chamber of Commerce is seeking nominations for this year's BIZZY AWARDS!  Nominate a fellow LCC ALUM for the Leadership Corpus Christi Servant Leader Award.

    Click here to NOMINATE - by October 20th! 


    Did you know Mary Zimmerman Afuso (LCC 37) was our 2016 Bizzy LCC Servant Leader Award Winner?!?  Way to go, Mary!

  • October 18, 2017 10:26 AM | C. Michelle Unda (Peters) (Administrator)

    As this year's Board Chair, I welcome our newest members from Class XLV and thank our fellow alumni that continue to support Leadership Corpus Christi Alumni Association by renewing your annual membership.

    Our LCCA board of directors got off to a quick start in mid July with a board retreat that was facilitated by LCCA City Councilwoman Debbie Lindsey-Opal. Debbie did a fantastic job and helped us re-focus our thoughts and energy to ask ourselves many questions in order to determine what's important for the future of our organization... How can we build on the successes of our Association's past and make it even better?

    Hurricane Harvey derailed us as a Board and much of our focus rightly shifted to take care of more pressing problems. Although some of our members are still in the process of trying to recover, now is the time to put on our hard hats and unite to make sure we take advantage of the opportunities that are ahead of us.

    Your Board and Committee Chairs are working through a strategic planning process that uses our mission and vision statements to help us identify our critical issues and to better our organization. We are also strategizing on membership benefits and how we can expand our dues paying member base by re-engaging past LCC graduates who are not as engaged as we'd like. We invite and urge you to help us, so please let us know how you feel we can accomplish this together.

    Stay tuned for fun upcoming events & activities:

    • Class XLVI updates and other LCCA information!
    • Merry Holidays Party in December.
    • The 10th Annual Roast (HINT: It's not your ordinary roast this year...) right around the corner in February.

     Best wishes,

    Ed Cantu

    Ed Cantu, Class XLIII

    LCCA Board Chair 2017-2018

  • June 29, 2017 3:47 PM | C. Michelle Unda (Peters) (Administrator)

    Taking office August 1, 2017!

    Ed Cantu, Board Chair, LCC 43

    Sam Longoria, Chair-Elect, LCC 42

    Sam Canavati, Past Chair, LCC 39

    Denny Asbury, LCC 42

    Alyssa Michelle Barrera, LCC 42

    Patty Clark, LCC 40

    Doreen Harrell, LCC 44

    Lisa Hinojosa, LCC 43

    Michelle Hinojosa, LCC 43

    Tom Niskala, LCC 13

    Rick Pedraza, LCC 43

    Judge Greg Perkes, LCC 19

    Garrick Phelps, LCC 36

    Gina Prince-Bryant, LCC 34

    Leo Rios, LCC 40

    Raul Vasquez, LCC 6

    Russell Wagner, LCC 45

    Kim Wilmoth, LCC 44

  • June 29, 2017 3:46 PM | C. Michelle Unda (Peters) (Administrator)

    Good luck and thank you for your service to Class 46!

    Sean Babcock, Chair

    Natalie Villarreal, Chair Elect

    Rick Pedraza

    Curtis Clark

    Patty Clark

    Omar Lopez

    Everett Roy

    Scott Harris

    Ann Fields

    Carla Gardiner

  • June 29, 2017 3:36 PM | C. Michelle Unda (Peters) (Administrator)

    Welcome Class 46!  We look forward to congratulating you all August 3!

    Mrs. Ashley Ginithan

    C.C. Staples Management, LLC

    Mr.Kamlesh Bhikha

    Rodeway Inn

    Mrs.Rachel Pruneda Gomez

    Envoy Mortgage

    Mr. Gordon Robinson

    Corpus Christi Regional Transportation Authority

    Ms. Juliana Carlisle

    Carlisle Insurance Agency Inc.

    Mr. Benjamin Lopez

    Waddell & Reed

    Mr. Mickey Kramer

    Kramer Insurance Agency

    Ms. Rachel Benavides

    Del Mar College

    Mrs. Christina Buttler

    Coastal Bend Center for Independent Living

    Mrs. Hiliary Davis

    Kleberg Bank dba Artesia Properties

    Ms. Amalia Ferguson

    Sikorsky Aircraft (A Lockheed Martin Company)

    Mrs. DeeAnna Heavilin

    Aqua Lashes , Buttoned Up, CC AutoPlex

    Mr. Anton Kindzirsky

    Kindzirsky Group

    Mrs. Rebekah Meyer

    Youth Odyssey, Inc.

    Ms. Leanne Winkler Libby

    Corpus Christi Independent School District

    Mrs. Jodi Lynn Goings

    WKMC Architects, Inc.

    Mr. Juan Sebastian Garzon Coronado

    Coastal Bend Business Innovation Center

    Mr. Jorge Alberto Ollervides Monterde

    Fulton Construction

    Mr. Bobby Peacock

    Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History

    Mr. David Nuss

    Peterson Development Company

    Mr. Sean Kinne

    Planters Grain Cooperative

    Mrs. Courtney Schroeder

    Charlie's Place Recovery Center

    Mr. Ricardo Rincon

    Corpus Christi Army Depot

    Dr. Jacqueline Phillips

    Amistad CHC/CCMC-Bay Area

    Mr. Daniel Nash

    Frost Bank

    Mr. Michael York

    Urban Engineering

    Mrs. Erin Wilder

    American Heart Association

    Ms. Claudia Huerta

    Corpus Christi Convention and Visitors Bureau

    Ms.Vicki Reeves

    Mary Kay Beauty Concierge

    Mr. Adam Carrington

    Brooks Worship Center

  • May 22, 2017 1:53 PM | C. Michelle Unda (Peters) (Administrator)

    LCC XLV experienced the final session of their class year on Friday, May 12th at Port Royal Ocean Resort.  Thank you to SteerCom member Kendra Kinnison for welcoming us out to the island for a feature packed day.

    It has been a fantastic year with these current and emerging leaders!  This class, with hearts of gold and passion in action to match, were driven to have the best silent auction ever at the 2017 Leadership Roast in order to donate to two local charities.  During the Servant Leadership Session held at the American Bank Center during the Buccaneer Commission's Pro Rodeo, checks were presented to The Rise School and The Ark Assessment Center totaling  $ 5,220.76.  Congratulations to the hard work of the class and to the recipients who were eloquent in their gratitude for the donations.

    Graduation for LCC Class XLV will be held on Thursday, May 25th at the Omni hotel beginning with a 5:00 p.m. reception followed by the ceremony at 6:00 p.m. We hope that you will come to celebrate their achievements and welcome them into the graduate ranks of Leadership Corpus Christi.

    Written by Patty Clark, Class XL, Steering Committee Class XLV 


  • May 22, 2017 1:47 PM | C. Michelle Unda (Peters) (Administrator)

    Yvette Lara, Corpus Christi native, wife (Randy), mother (Lauren & Austin), and graduate of Incarnate Word Academy High School and St. Mary's University-San Antonio, recently joined the staff of the United Corpus Christi Chamber of Commerce as the United Chamber Foundation's new Executive Director.  In her role, Yvette is tasked not only with overseeing and implementing the Foundation's programs (such as Leadership Corpus Christi, Lemonade Day, and Mano A Mano) but also with a supportive role for the Alumni Association through an agreement with the United Chamber.

    Over the last few months, Yvette has already begun to expand upon the ever growing and evolving relationship between the Foundation, LCC Program, and our Association.  As the conduit to our lines of communication (and who better to aid 1200+ LCC graduates cooperate than a woman fluent in FOUR LANGUAGES:  Spanish, French, Japanese, and English!), she is helping decipher and translate the needs of both organizations to help us work towards an even stronger collaboration.  Yvette says thus far in her new role, "I have enjoyed meeting leaders who are very passionate about our community and are willing to dedicate their time to help shape future leaders."  She is looking forward to "continuing to grow our programs and provide more opportunities for our youth and businesses."

    Welcome to the world of LCC/LCCA, Yvette!  We look forward to your bright future with the Chamber Foundation and LCCA.

    For more information about the United Chamber Foundation and it's programs:


  • May 15, 2017 3:56 PM | C. Michelle Unda (Peters) (Administrator)

    Since graduating from LCC30, Dr. Blanco has dedicated countless hours of service to the LCC program, LCCA, our community and local education. Dr. Benjamin Blanco is currently a professor at Del Mar College. He received his Doctoral in Educational Leadership and his MBA from Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi.

    He has been honored as Teacher of the Year three times (voted by the students), voted Advisor of the Year, and has received the Excellence in Teaching Award in 2006 and 2010. Dr. Blanco also created and oversaw the Marketing Club at Del Mar that won "Club of the Year" annually.

    Dr. Blanco currently serves on the board for Junior Achievement and oversees the Disney College Program. Dr. Blanco also teaches as an adjunct professor at Texas A&M University Corpus Christi & The University of the Incarnate Word Corpus Christi.

    Dr. Blanco has served on five steering committees, served as LCC30 Board of Governor, served on the executive board for three years and as most of you know, presents at opening retreat annually to each new class!

    LCCA thanks Dr. Blanco for his leadership and commitment in serving Corpus Christi and the LCC program! Come celebrate Alumnus of the Year, Dr. Benjamin Blanco on May 25th at the Annual Meeting and LCC45 Graduation.  

  • April 25, 2017 8:54 PM | C. Michelle Unda (Peters) (Administrator)

    Cast your vote for the 2017-2018 Board of Directors and Nominating Committee!

    The 2017 LCCA Nominating Committee has presented the following ballot for your consideration:  Click here for the LCCA 2017-1018 Ballot (PDF)

    Upon completion, ballots may be emailed to LeadershipCCAinfo@gmail.com; faxed to 361.882.4256; mailed to LCCA, PO Box 60031, Corpus Christi, Texas 78466; or hand delivered to either The United Chamber of Commerce or the LCCA Annual Meeting / LCC Class 45 Graduation.

    Ballots must be returned no later than Thursday, May 25 by the close of LCCA Annual Meeting at the Omni Bayfront Hotel.  Election results will be announced once all candidates have been notified.  The announcement will come via email and posted on the Alumni website.

    Please note, only ballots cast by current dues paying members of LCCA will be counted.  Not a paid member?  Log in today to join.

  • April 24, 2017 9:21 AM | C. Michelle Unda (Peters) (Administrator)

    Is your class pledging to sponsor LCC Class 46?  Many alumni are!

    The deadline to pledge sponsorships to LCC 46 through the United Chamber's total resource campaign is Thursday, April 27.  Don't delay! 

    Let your Board of Governor rep know your pledge amount.  You may pay with a check to LCCA or donate online at www.LCCAlumni.com/Donate!

    Example Check Memo/Online Donation Comment:  LCC36 for LCC46

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