Board of Directors


Dustin Bryant ’04

Term: 2013-2016

 Dustin graduated from Texas A&M in 2004 with a BS in Agricultural Development. Dustin first arrived in Washington DC in 2005 an intern on Capitol Hill and currently serves as the Assistant Director of the Texas A&M University System Office of Federal Relations. He and his wife, Allison ‘McMullin’ Bryant ’06 reside in Northeast Washington DC with their two dogs.

Julie Hooks Dwyer ‘93

Term: 2014-2017



Jerri Ann Henry ’05


Jerri Ann Henry is a political communications expert forced to bid her time in DC until she can return to her Texas roots. While in DC Jerri Ann has worked on a number of political and corporate campaigns managing the digital outreach and strategic development.

Jerri Ann began working with the NCTAMC in 2007 as the VP of Communications and has continued her involvement in one capacity or another since that time. While at Texas A&M she was active in the Animal Science department, in student government, class councils and her local church.

But most importantly, she is the proudest member of the Fightin’ Texas Aggie Class of 2005.


Travis Jones

Term: 2014-2017


Allen LeMessurier ‘85

Term: 2013-2016


Allen was born and raised in San Antonio, Texas.  At A&M he earned a BS in Industrial Engineering.  While at A&M, Allen was active in the Fightin’ Texas Aggie Band, the Corps of Cadets, Fish Camp, and was a “Climber” on Bonfire, among other activities.  After graduation Allen was an officer in the Unites States Army Corps of Engineers for seven years achieving the rank of Captain and served in Korea and the Washington, DC area.  Following his stint in the Army, Allen returned to Dallas in residential construction and soon after transitioned to a career in Commercial Construction Project Management.  Along the way he picked up his MBA from SMU.  After working for Ryland Homes, Turner Construction, and Zachry Construction in Dallas, San Antonio, Saudi Arabia, and other places Allen returned to Washington, DC working for Deloitte Consulting in their Real Estate practice.  Besides anything “Aggie”, Allen enjoys skiing, scuba diving, and riding his Harley! Allen thinks Muster is the most powerful and meaningful of Aggie traditions.


Susan Pausky ’81


Susan grew up in Houston, Texas with two brothers who also graduated from Texas A&M, Paul ’78 and David ’82. Susan has a B.S. in Industrial Distribution and a MBA from SMU in 1986. Her professional career began in Dallas with Briggs Weaver Industrial Supply followed by commercial real estate with Trammell Crow Company, Cushman & Wakefield, and The Staubach Company. In 2007, Susan moved to Washington DC to work among NGOs to de-fuse ideological threats from religious extremism and alienation. She engages strategies and relational networks to empower and reconcile leaders across international silos of commerce, government, religion, and education.

Susan’s favorite Aggie tradition is “whooping ” when we hear our our class years and the number 12.  Whoop!


Simon Smith ’91

Term: 2014-2017

Simon Smith, ’91 graduated from Texas A&M with BS and MS degrees in Nuclear Engineering. After working for the Nuclear Regulatory Commission and Computer Sciences Corporation, Simon worked for 9 years at ITA Software as VP of Software Operations. His current job as COO of brought him to the DC area in 2009 and he currently lives in Alexandria.



Jennifer Yezak

Term:* 2013-2015 (filling in a year)