Board

Our board represents a cross-section of our community and has a passion for our organization and those we serve. The members work hard to ensure the long-term sustainability of the organization and oversee that the funds raised directly affect those in need. 

Board Officers

  • James Webb | Chairman
    James Webb | Chairman

    James Webb is an Elder at First Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Houston.
    He is active in the Houston bay area Emmaus community, Camp Gilmont counselor, Crossroads at Parkplace, Love Out Loud, and Young Life.

    Married to Charelle and dad to their three kids, Davis, Aldan, Darcie. James and Charelle own a staffing company called Clearpoint in Houston.

  • Rene Franciotti | Vice Chairman
    Rene Franciotti | Vice Chairman

    Rene and her husband Kevin are members of Clear Lake United Methodist church. Her and her family (Kevin, Sarah & Brooks) have a legacy of serving others in need. She is a project manager for Shell Trading in Houston, responsible for India base project management operations.

  • Bill Gaupp | Treasurer
    Bill Gaupp | Treasurer
  • Rev. Gloria Villa Diaz, D.Min. | Secretary
    Rev. Gloria Villa Diaz, D.Min. | Secretary

    Gloria is the Bilingual minister at New Day In Christ Ministries serving inmates around the country and Day-Laborers in Houston, TX. She also serves as a member of the Unification Task Force of the Cumberland Presbyterian Church and the Cumberland Presbyterian Church in America.

    Along with her husband, Rev. Fredy, Gloria serves children and youth through camps and church activities within her denomination.

Board Members

  • George Finch
    George Finch
  • Randy Hiriart
    Randy Hiriart
  • Harry Hullen
    Harry Hullen
  • Rev. Jim McGill
    Rev. Jim McGill
  • Rev. Chris McNeill, M.Div., OSL.
    Rev. Chris McNeill, M.Div., OSL.

    Rev. McNeill is proud to serve as Pastor of Servants of Christ United Methodist Parish. In the past he has served with the Florida Conference Committee on Mission and Justice.

    "I see our work with Crossroads as participating in Holy Communion: 'But when you give a feast, invite the poor...' (Luke 24:13). We are Christ's body broken for the world, to be poured out for others."

  • Martin Yeager
    Martin Yeager
  • Toni Smith
    Toni Smith

Ex Officio Board Members

  • Art Stephenson
    Art Stephenson
  • Jim Brackeen
    Jim Brackeen