Agencies, Boards and Commissions

Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas*

9 Members - Term: 6 Years

General Information

Agency #: 542 1701 N. Congress Ave., Ste. 6-127P.O. Box 12097Austin 78711-2097

Members

Office Office Holder Hometown / Term Ends
Presiding Officer Mahendra C. Patel, M.D. San Antonio, 01-01-2027
Vice Presiding Officer David A. Cummings, M.D. San Angelo, 01-31-2023
Board Member(s) Ambrosio Hernandez, M.D. Pharr, 01-31-2025
Dee Margo 01-31-2027
Will Montgomery Dallas, 01-31-2023
Cindy Barberio Payne Spring Branch, 01-31-2025
William H. Rice, M.D. Austin, 01-31-2025
Craig Rosenfeld, M.D. Dallas, 01-31-2017
Position Vacant Governor's Appointment

Staff

Office Office Holder Phone / Fax
Chief Executive Officer Wayne R. Roberts (512) 463-3190
Deputy Executive Officer and General Counsel Kristen Doyle (512) 463-3190
Chief Operating Officer Heidi McConnell (512) 463-3190
Chief Prevention Officer Ramona Magid (512) 463-3190
Chief Scientific Officer Michelle M. Le Beau, Ph.D. (512) 463-3190
Chief Product Development Research Officer Cindy WalkerPeach, Ph.D. (512) 463-3190
Chief Compliance Officer Vince Burgess (512) 463-3190

Notes

The Oversight Committee serves as the governing body of CPRIT, which awards grants to expedite innovation in cancer research, to help bring lifesaving cancer products to Texans and to expand cancer prevention capabilities across the state.

* Subject to the Texas Sunset Act; will be reviewed in 2029.