CVD Council Members

CVD Council Membership

TCCVDS members appointed by the Governor with the consent of the Senate and serve staggered, six-year terms. Three or four-member terms end on February 1st of each odd-numbered year.

View the Texas statute that establishes this council. Read about the Governor's appointments for more information about serving on councils and the appointment process. 


Governor Appointed Representatives

Name Position Term Expires*
Stanley M. Duchman, MD Licensed Physician in Cardiology 2/1/2027
Janet (Hall) Hewlett, RD, LD  Licensed Dietitian 2/1/2023
Alberto Maud, M.D. Stroke Specialist 2/1/2029
Oscar M. Aguilar, Jr, M.D, MPH, FACC, FAHA Licensed Physician in Primary Care 2/1/2029
Marcie Wilson, RN  Public Health, Policy and Research 2/1/2027
Elie Balesh, MD Consumer Member 2/1/2025
Sherron Meeks, RN, PhD  Registered Nurse 2/1/2027
Lourdes Cuellar Consumer Member 2/1/2027
Suzanne Hildebrand Chair/Public Member 2/1/2025
Remmy Morris Public Member 2/1/2025
E'Loria Simon-Campbell, PhD Public Health Policy, Research Practice Member 2/1/2025

*Term expires February 1 of the year listed.


Non-Voting State Agency Representatives

Name Agency
Kelly Fegan-Bohm, MD, MPH, MA Texas Department of State Health Services
Chelsea Couch, CHES Texas Health and Human Services Commission 
Karen Brajcki, MRC, CRC Texas Workforce Commission