BOARD OF TRUSTEES
Chairman: Dr. Mike Rabie
Dr. Michael M. Rabie has lived in Houston for the last 40 years. He earned his bachelor’s degree in chemistry from Stephen F. Austin University, and his Master’s degree in Business Administration from Texas Southern University, and his Doctorate degree from Colorado Technical University in Business Management. Dr. Rabie is the Chief Executive Officer of Association Healthcare Management, Inc. dba Family Care, a nationwide PPO network and a medical benefits company offering affordable healthcare programs. Family Care is doing business in 48 states, primarily through insurance agents and marketing representatives, and is one of the largest medical networks in the country. Family Care’s programs make affordable healthcare accessible to everyone. Dr. Rabie has worked as a Corporate President, Investment Banker, Stockbroker, Real Estate Broker, and Healthcare Management Executive. Dr. Rabie brings extensive Houston business contacts to the Company. He is also serving as Chairman of the Board and Chief Operating Officer for Westchase Holding Corp.
Secretary: Dr. Nidal Zeidat
Dr. Nidal Zeidat is a Data Warehousing/ETL Tech Lead at Tata Consultancy/Boeing Defense. He obtained a PhD. in Computer Science in 2005 from the University of Houston. Moreover, Dr. Nidal obtained Master of Science in Electrical Engineering from University of Houston.
BOT Member: Dr. Amr Elbakry
Dr. Amr El-Bakry earned his PhD. from Rice University. He currently works as a Surveillance and Optimization Advisor at ExxonMobil Upstream Research Company. He is also the Vice President for Industry at Society of Industrial and Applied Mathematics. He is a member of The Society of Petroleum Engineers. SPE is the largest individual-member organization serving managers, engineers, scientists, and other professionals worldwide in the upstream segment of the oil and gas industry.
BOT Member: Dr. Amy Barnhill
Dr. Amy Barnhill earned her Interdisciplinary Ph.D. from University of Missouri-Kansas City. Her Master’s is in Reading from University of Missouri-Kansas City, and her Bachelor is in English/Secondary Education from University of Iowa. She is an Associate Professor at University of Houston Victoria, and she has published several research in education.
BOT Member: Dr. Mona Younes
Dr. Younes’ academic career spans two hemispheres. She is an alum of both Alexandria University in Egypt and the University of Houston. Dr. Younes served as a faculty member at the University of Houston, College of Optometry until her retirement in 2018. In addition to teaching, Dr. Younes cares for optometry patients at her clinic in Katy, Texas where she has served the Katy community for 20 years.