PBALC Board of Directors

Jonathan Conners


Baily Howard Leonard

Vice President

Elizabeth Newman


Jessica Bexley


Roland Holder

Member at Large

Natalie Elaine Stefaniak

Member at Large

Georgi G. Garza

Member at Large

Lindsey Tooman

Member at Large

Christi Ramos

Member at Large

Robert Garcia

Member at Large

Apply to Join the Board

Who are we?

Permian Basin Adult Literacy Center is a nonprofit organization dedicated to adult Literacy. We are currently looking for local professionals to serve on our Board of Directors. Applicants must be willing to help us grow our mission: developing the literacy skills of adults so they can achieve their goals, improve their lives, and impact our community.

Board Info

A PBALC board member must be willing to devote their time, talent, and treasure to the organization and be willing and able to make a meaningful yearly gift to the organization. Board members must be committed to serving on the board for three terms and be willing to fully commit to the responsibilities of a board member.

Key responsibilities and duties of a board member include proactively participating and communicating in quarterly board meetings, in partnership with the ED, helping make sound decisions for the organization, and helping the organization adhere to legal and governance responsibilities. Making sure the organization is financially stable and helping grow the financial resources of the organization through fundraising efforts and donations. Help advance the organization’s mission and goals and be an ambassador and advocate for the organization by inviting people to learn more about the literacy center. And finally but not least, contribute your ideas and expertise towards accomplishing common goals for the organization.

If you have a heart for service, would love to give back alongside fellow leaders, and are passionate about literacy and making a difference in the lives of adults and future generations, please fill out our board application at https://bit.ly/PBALCBoard or contact Alba Austin at aaustin@pbalc.org for more information or to make an appointment for an interview.

What is required?


    • Get involved with 3-year term lengths, with the option of 2 consecutive terms of service.
    • Build connections and develop the organization at monthly board meetings.
    • Join the staff in volunteering at annual fundraising events.
    • Make a difference in the lives of adults, and help change our community for the better.

    • Help us build relationships within the community — connect with like-minded people who are looking to impact the community!
    • Network with your contacts and via social media to build organizational and issue awareness.
    • Demonstrate your commitment to the organization through annual giving.
  • LEAD

    • Contribute your ideas and expertise to accomplishing common goals.
    • Learn and grow your skill set with board member training.
    • Give back to the community and network with fellow leaders to impact our future.
    • Become an advocate for improving adult literacy in our area.

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