Brooks Gives Back serves as the vehicle by which all members of the Brooks community can contribute financially to meaningful growth and improvement of the Brooks campus and its surrounding neighborhoods.


All who live, work, learn, play and stay at Brooks are vested in the ideals of the common good, generosity and aspirational growth for the entire Brooks family.

Board of Directors

Chair, Eric Schmacker
CEO, St. Luke’s Baptist Hospital   

Vice Chair, David Marquez
Executive Director, Bexar County Economic and Community Development

President & CEO, Leo Gomez
President & CEO, Brooks    

Board Member, Iñigo Arzac
Former Board Member, Brooks Board of Directors

Board Member, Lorraine Pulido, Ph.D.
Communications Manager, VIA Metropolitan Transit

Board Member, Ed McClure
President & CEO, Phoenix Hospitality Group  

Board Member, Phyllis Viagran
Destination Services Coordinator, Visit San Antonio

Treasurer, Samantha Carneiro
Chief Financial Officer, Brooks

Secretary, Connie Gonzalez
Director of Public Relations, Brooks