HX ADVISORY BOARD

The innovator’s journey is a hard one, but you don’t have to do it alone.

Houston Exponential (HX) is a non-profit organization created to accelerate the growth of Houston’s innovation ecosystem. We believe Houston is where the world will come to solve problems that matter. HX is leading the charge to turn Houston into a hub for high-growth high-potential companies by creating pathways for innovation to flow at scale. We are aligning ecosystem support around strategic initiatives that are connecting, attracting, and promoting startups, investors, corporations, government, and universities.

HX Governing Board

Rakesh Agrawal
SnapStream

Barbara Burger
Chevron Technology Ventures

Paul Cannings
RPH

Amanda Edwards
City of Houston

Blair Garrou
Mercury Fund

Paul Goodfellow
Shell

Gray Hall
Alert Logic

Robert W. Harvey
Greater Houston Partnership

Erik Ibarra
ORDRS

Gaurav Khandelwal
ChaiOne

Dr. Renu Khator
University of Houston

David W. Leebron
Rice University

Gina Luna
HX Board Chair
Luna Strategies

William McKeon
Texas Medical Center

Andrew Morriss
Texas A&M University

John Reale
Integr8d

Brian Richards
Accenture

Gabriella Rowe
Station Houston

Mark Toon
Work America Capital

Randall Walker
Bank of Texas

Vanessa Wyche
NASA