Board of Directors

CREW San Antonio is managed by a Board of Directors that works together to set and accomplish the chapter’s strategic goals—helping to advance the success of women in commercial real estate. Serving on the CREW San Antonio Board of Directors is a unique opportunity for leadership and networking among other ambitious men and women working in the commercial real estate field. All CREW San Antonio Board members, directors, and committee chairs serve individual terms of two years.

2021 CREW San Antonio Board of Directors, Liaisons, and Advisors
Left to Right (sitting): Yesenia Marili, Immediate Past President; Dawn Vernon, President; Laura Gilliland, President-Elect/UCREW Liaison
Left to Right (standing): Jennifer Soto, Director of Special Events; Cindy Cohn, Strategic Advisor; Lisa Mochel, Director of Membership; Emily Brown, Director of Communications; Natasha Sattler, Secretary; Erin Salinas, Chapter Champion; Martha Hardy, Legal Liaison; Brianna Covington, Director of Sponsorship; Jennifer Mansour, Director of Programs; and Diane White, Treasurer (not shown, Kristin Savage, Director of Charity and Community Outreach)
Photo by: Joseph Herczeg, Herczeg Photography

CREW San Antonio Board of Directors


Assistant Director, University of Texas - San Antonio


Director of Business Development & Marketing, KFW Engineers & Surveying

Past President

Manager - Marketing & Business Development, Bain Medina Bain


Assistant Director, University of Texas - San Antonio
Director of Business Development & Marketing, KFW Engineers & Surveying


Partner, ATKG, LLP


USI Insurance


Assistant Vice-President / Portfolio Analyst, First National Bank Texas
Economic Development Director, Centro San Antonio
Vice President, Lone Star Capital Bank
Director of Business Development, LK Design Group
Marmon Mok Architecture

Reasons to Serve

  • Increased visibility within the CRE industry
  • Leadership skills and experience that benefit you and your company
  • Impact on the future of women in CRE
  • Expanded professional connections
  • Opportunity to influence direction and benefits of CREW San Antonio membership

Time Commitment

  • Monthly meetings (11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. on the first Tuesday of each month)
  • Monthly or quarterly meeting based on committee Board member chairs
  • Monthly member luncheons, annual CREW Forum and CREWtini