Board of Trustees
Frank C. Coffin, Jr. has over 40 years of law enforcement and private investigation experience. As a police officer, he worked his way up the ranks from patrol officer to investigator to supervisor and then retired as Chief of Police.
Dolores Sennette is a retired teacher and a "Delta Dear" longtime member of the Delta Sigma Theta Sorority. Ms. Sennette has been with the sorority for 58 years and serves as a Co-Chair of Ritual & Ceremonies Commission.
Gaye Lokey was a teacher and administrator for 36 years with Silsbee ISD. Ms. Lokey worked as an Educational Consultant with Learning Keys Partners and a mentor in School Leadership Program. She is a trainer in Mental Health First Aid for adolescents.
Edreauanna Fowler serves as a fifth-grade science teacher at Lakeview Elementary. Ms. Fowler has a strong passion for teaching and education. She also serves as the Director of Youth Ministry Operations at Antioch Missionary Baptist Church, overseeing and facilitating over 20 ministries that fall under the youth ministry umbrella.
Rebecca Ford served as Mayor of the City of Bevil Oaks for 16 years before retirement. Prior to that, she worked as the Vice-President of Lending and Community Relations Liaison for Mobil Oil Federal Credit Union. Ms. Ford now happily spends her time volunteering for various causes.
Ida Schossow was appointed by the Orange County Commissioners Court to the Spindletop Center Board in October 2021. Ms. Schossow has been the president of the Greater Orange Area Chamber of Commerce since August 2010. Her background includes over 32 years of management experience in the banking industry. She also serves as the Associate Municipal Judge for Bridge City.
Mike Marion has been on the Board of Trustees since March 2019. Currently, Mr. Marion is assigned as the prosecutor for the 260th District Court for the Orange County District Attorney’s Office. He is also a member of the Orange County Bar Association, Texas Bar Association, Texas District and County Attorney’s Association, and secretary and trustee for the Vidor Independent School District.
Dr. Dana Johnson
Dr. Dana Johnson is the Director of Pharmacy at Kate Dishman Rehabilitation Hospital. She is a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. and attends Eastern Star Missionary Baptist Church. She enjoys spending time with her family, as well as, crafting and party planning.
Brian C. Hawthorne is currently Sheriff of Chambers County, Texas. Sheriff Hawthorne is a 28-year veteran of the Texas Department of Public Safety, serving as a Trooper, a Highway Patrol Sergeant, and the last year as Special Assistant to the Director of the Department of Public Safety working as a legislative liaison to the Texas Senate and the Texas House of Representatives.
Sheriff Mark Davis
Ex Officio Board Member
Mark Davis is currently Sheriff of Hardin County, Texas. He has over 33 years of law enforcement experience that includes employment with Office of Attorney General as a Regional Manager supervising healthcare fraud and patient abuse investigations within treatment facilities. He is the former Chief of Police in Silsbee.
Sheriff Zena Stephens
Ex Officio Board Member
Since becoming Sheriff, Sheriff Zena Stephens has implemented a mental health unit, skilled training program for inmates, and a canine unit at the correctional facility. Stephens has reduced the operational budget, created work schedules that allow employees to spend more time with their families, and created a unit responsible for county road and bridge protection from commercial vehicle destruction.