Board of Directors

Members of the Board of Directors are stewards of El Buen Samaritano Episcopal Mission. We take our governance and fiduciary responsibilities very seriously. We work each day in the spirit of compassion and integrity, focused on satisfying the needs of those we serve.

The Rt. Rev. Dena A. Harrison, Chair
Episcopal Diocese of Texas

Vickie Blumhagen, Executive Chair
Community Volunteer

Charles Kline, Treasurer
Community Volunteer

James Aldrete
MAP Political Communication

Carl Angel
 Integrated Care Task Force Co-Chair

The Rev. William Bennett
Community Volunteer

Laurie Eiserloh
Governance Committee Chair
Travis County

Carole Gebhard
Finance Committee Chair
St. David’s Episcopal Church

Juan Carlos Gonzalez, M.D.
Central Texas Veterans Healthcare System

Laura Longoria
Korell & Frohlin, LLP

Lucy Nazro
Community Volunteer

The Rev. Merrill Wade
St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church

Julie de Wette, M.D.
Austin Regional Clinic

Amy Young, M.D.
The University of Texas Dell Medical School

Luis Zayas, Ph.D.
 Integrated Care Task Force Co-Chair
The University of Texas at Austin

Iliana Gilman


David Vander Straten, M.D., President
University Health Services University of Texas at Austin

Guy Blumhagen, M.D., Secretary
Austin Regional Clinic

Jennifer Aranda
Private Practice, Dermatology

Iliana Gilman, CEO