McKenna Team: Our dedication to our community's success

October 24, 2017

New Braunfels Food Bank celebrates completion of their capital campaign and names the McKenna Foundation as one of four Hungerfighters of the Year.

Guiding Principles

Stewardship Serve as a good steward of the assets for the long term benefit of the New Braunfels community.

Resource Be a leading resource to residents, nonprofits, and local government.

Partner Actively seek to partner with others to maximize the impact on those we serve.

Integrity Act honestly and fairly in all endeavors.

Accountable Measure and evaluate grants and services to most effectively meet the needs of the community.

2019 McKenna Foundation Trustees
The leadership behind the McKenna vision.

  • Dr. David Starch
  • Mr. Dib Waldrip
  • Mr. Jeff Albrecht
  • Mr. Jim Wesson
  • Mrs. Julie Garcia
  • Mrs. Lorrie Coles
  • Mr. Mario Luna
  • Mr. Michael Spain
  • Mrs. Norma Herrera
  • Mrs. Patty Toney
  • Mr. Robert Hunt
  • Mrs. Rose Zamora

McKenna Team Members
Making the McKenna vision a reality.


  • Alice JewellChief Executive Officer
  • Chandra EngelkeChief Financial Officer
  • Kristen FainProgram Officer
  • Daniel RivasOperations Officer

McKenna Foundation

  • Lindsay MorganGrants Manager for Capacity Building
  • Francine VannGrants Coordinator
  • Morgan MiglGrants Manager for Evaluation

McKenna Events Center

  • Lindsay MorganGrants Manager for Capacity Building
  • Adrian SchulzeEvents Operations Coordinator

McKenna Children's Museum

  • Joel GonzalesEducation and Exhibits Manager
  • Isabel MartinezOperations Manager
  • Ashley DavisGuest Relations Coordinator

McKenna Parenting Program

  • Jaci GonzalesParenting Manager
  • Paige BiersdorferParenting Educator
  • Cindy CantuParenting Educator

New BraunFit Gym

  • James GaretzGym Manager

McKenna Management

  • Christina ChapaOpertions Coordinator
  • Jesse GonzalesFacility Engineer

Governing Documents

McKenna Governing Documents