Board of Directors


Honorable Reverend Dr. Ronald E. Jones
Former Mayor City of Garland, Texas
Pastor Emeritus, New Hope Baptist Church, Dallas, Texas
Founding Director, Christians In Public Service

Dr. Darrell L. Bock 
Executive Director | Cultural Engagement
Hendricks Center for Christian Leadership | Dallas Theological Seminary

Honorable Staci Williams 
Presiding Judge
101st District Court

Mark Lauzier 
General Services Administrator
City of Manassas Park, VA

Dorothy Burton
Former City Councilwoman, City of Duncanville, Texas

Vicky Gunning
Partner and Director of Employee & Alumni Engagement
Dallas Office, Locke Lord LLP
Immediate-Past Board Chairwoman
Inaugural Chairwoman, CIPS, Inc. Advisory Board


Carla Bean
Assistant District Attorney
Dallas County District Attorney's Office
Advisory Board Director

 Our Mission

Our mission is to build up those who serve, lead and govern in local governments by building a new culture of leadership rooted in timeless principles of scripture without religious or political bias.