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These allusive, man behind the curtain, people – are hyped to help grow and give back to CT! 

Chair – Kristi Bartlett: 2009 Camper, 2011-2012 Counselor 

Kristi Bartlett


Favorite Camp Memory:
CT hug at the end where we broke out into Don't stop Belivin'! 

Goal for this year:
To create a easy to follow platform for the next year in hopes of building the foundation to raise $100,000 for an endowment in five years! 

Chair Elect – Benjamin Thornton: 2009 Camper, 2010-2012 Counselor 

Benjamin Thornton


Favorite Camp Memory:
Churros, it was all about the churros. One time, I at over 20 while we were having a counselor meeting. No regrets. 

Goal for this year:
To be well known enough that other networks and chapters reach out to us to collaborate events. 

Records – Nicole Taraba (Brammer): 2009 Camper, 2010-2012 Counselor, 2013 Exec

Nicole Taraba


Favorite Camp Memory:
Every year when the boys surprise the girl campers at the luau :) it always melts my heart <3 

Goal for this year:
Help establish a fundraising program that will eventually allow for any student to attend camp, regardless of their financial situation. 

Membership – Alicia Avery: 2003 Counselor

Alicia Avery


Favorite Camp Memory:
Sitting outside in the beautiful Texas summer under trees with my co-counselor and my campers talking about what they were most excited about for their UT experience. 

Goal for this year:
Connect existing TECTAN members to each other and to the network. And to introduce Camp Texas camper and counselor alumnus as new members into TECTAN! 

Communications – Kevin Helgren: 2013-2014 Camper, 2015-2016 Exec

Kevin Helgren


Favorite Camp Memory: 
Watching Passing of the Flame -- a "rite of passage" ceremony geared toward spirit, traditions, and welcoming first-years to the University -- unfold for the very first time at Session 1 of Camp in 2015. 

Goal for this year: 
Engage with chapters across the country to create a sense of community for CT alumni regardless of where they've gone since departing the 40 Acres. 

Engagement – Cotton Starr: 2004 Camper, 2005-2008 Counselor

 

Cotton Starr


Favorite Camp Memory: 
Staying up late and talking to counselors or campers at Camp 

Goal for this year: 
Get a minimum of 1 meet-up in several major cities including: Austin, Houston, Dallas, Fort Worth, Bay Area, Chicago, and counting!!!