The Institute’s Advisory Board was installed in 1984 with initially with 9 members, two of which, Jim McAllen and Dick Jones, serve on the Board today. Ben Vaughan has served since 1987 and Stuart Stedman since 1991. Longevity of faithful service is the hallmark of the CKWRI Advisory Board. The Advisory Board provides the Institute leadership and guidance in research ideas, landowner issues, and fundraising programs.
Top left to right: G. Allen Rasmussen, Chris Kleberg, Tio Kleberg, Bryan Wagner, Fred Bryant, Gus Canales. Middle left to right: Berdon Lawrence, A.C. 'Dick' Jones IV, Tim Hixon (deceased), Karen Hunke, Henry Hamman, Ellen Randall, Stuart Stedman, Barry Roberts, and David Killam. Seated: Jim McAllen, Ken Leonard Not Pictured: Chad Auler, Dan Friedkin, Mason D. King, Tim Leach, Ben Vaughan, III and Charlie Williams