Board and Leadership

AustinUP’s work is guided by a team of dedicated Board members, including Board Advisor Sly Majid, Chief Service Officer for Mayor Steve Adler.

Teresa Sansone Ferguson

Executive Director

Cyndi Cummings

Board President, 2021

Owner, The Cummings Home Team (Realtor serving older adults)

Charles Curry

Board Treasurer, 2021

Chair, Austin LGBT Coalition on Aging Steering Committee; Commissioner, City of Austin LGBTQ Quality of Life Commission

John Brown

Board Member

Owner and CEO, Oasis Senior Advisors Austin

Patricia Calhoun

Board Member

Manufacturer’s Representative, Exterior Furnishings

Char Hu

Board Member

CEO, The Helper Bees

Horacio Huerta

Board Member

Agent Manager, United Healthcare

Heather Potts

Board Member

Mature Market Business Consultant, HP Consulting Solutions

Chip Sampson

Board Member

Career Consultant, PowerProz Media