Category : Leadership
In addition to her work as President of the Jericho Road Dallas Board of Directors, Fran serves on the Dallas Women’s Foundation Advocacy Task Force, the University of Texas at Dallas Academic Bridge Program Advisory Council, the CNM Connect Advisory Council and as Co-Chair of the Dallas Regional Chamber Welcoming New Executives Committee.
Fran retired from Fidelity Investments where she was Vice President, Public Affairs, Texas Region, responsible for Texas local, state and federal government relations, community relations and external affairs. Prior to Fidelity, she held senior human resources positions with Beacon Eye Institute, Inc. and The Southland Corporation and was Personnel Officer for the City of Carbondale, IL. She began her career teaching high school in Chicago. Fran received her BA from the University of Illinois at Chicago and her MBA from Southern Methodist University.
Fran is a graduate of Leadership Dallas, Leadership North Texas and Leadership Texas and has served on the Executive Boards of the Dallas Regional Chamber, Fort Worth Chamber, North Texas Commission, and the Dallas Women’s Foundation, as Chair of the Center for Nonprofit Management and Co-Chair of the DFW Regional Workforce Leadership Council. She is a former member of the Texas Taxpayers and Research Association Board, University of North Texas College of Business Advisory Board, University of Texas at Dallas Development Board, North Texas Food Bank Hunger Center Advisory Council, Leadership Dallas Alumni Board and the Dallas Citizens Council.