NCPA Board of Directors
|William "Tex" Gross
William D. “Tex” Gross is Chairman of Commerce Street Holdings, LLC, the holding company for Commerce Street Capital, LLC (“CSC”), an SEC-registered investment advisor.
Steve Ivy is Chairman of the Board of Directors for the National Center for Policy Analysis and CEO of Heritage Auctions. Heritage has offices in Dallas, New York and Beverly Hills. He has been collecting and studying rare coins since he was a youth.
Dennis McCuistion served as interim President and CEO of the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA) from June to December 2014. He is a Clinical Professor of Corporate Governance and the Executive Director of the Institute for Excellence in Corporate Governance at the University of Texas at Dallas. Dennis is widely recognized as host and co-executive producer of the award-winning television program McCuistion now in its 25th year on Dallas’ KERA, Channel 13.
John Strauss was co-founder of the institutional investment advisory firm of Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney and Strauss.
Larry Wedekind has been integrally involved in every facet of health care financing and the delivery of health care within the southeastern U.S. market. Larry Wedekind formed and developed IntegraNet Physician Resources, Inc.
Michael Whalen is President and Chief Executive Officer of Heart of America Group.
|Allen West, President & CEO
National Center for Policy Analysis CEO Allen West is a Fox News Contributor, a Senior Fellow at the London Center for Policy Research, and the author of Guardian of the Republic.
| John J. Carona, Sr.
John Carona’s modest upbringing in East Dallas taught him the value of a dollar and an appreciation for the hard work it takes to earn it. A product of Dallas public schools, Carona attended The University of Texas, where he earned his bachelors degree in business, with dual majors in real estate and insurance.