Our Leadership

Meet Dr. Ritche Carney | Our Executive Director

Dr. Rich Carney is a man of vision whose experience spans the military, government, church, and faith-based ministries.  He has earned an impeccable reputation for mobilizing the business community in cities across North America, providing him with a unique cross-cultural and organizational perspective to maximize excellence.  In 2014, Dr. Carney became the Executive Director of Austin Bridge Builders Alliance (ABBA).  More

Meet our Leadership Team

Jeff headshot

Jeff Johnson  Bio
Strategic Relations Director

Emily headshot 1

Emily Westerhof  Bio
Programs Manager

Kennisha heatshot
Head shot Thana

Kennisha Moffett  Bio
Prayer Coordinator 

Thana Rolph  Bio
Prayer Coordinator

Gail Long  Bio
Prayer Coordinator

Meet our Board of Directors

Richard 2

Richard Dooley

Founding Partner, Pope, Shamsie & Dooley, LLP  Bio

Scott Esler
Vice Chairman

General Manager, ABC Home & Commercial Services  Bio

George Duff

Principle, Investment Advisor, Grace Capital Management  Bio

Tony Budet

President & Chief Executive Officer, University Federal Credit Union  Bio

Rich 2
Christie Gonzales

Rich Carney

Executive Director, Austin Bridge Builders Alliance Bio

Alan Patty

Austin Chairman and CEO/Owner Peer Advisor, C12 Group Bio

Christie Gonzales

Owner, Academy of Hair Design Bio


Chris Turnley  

Chief Commercial Officer, Dosh/ Founder, Intersect.Life  Bio