(713) 861-4849 family@familyhouston.org


Deborah Roth Grabein, Board Chair
Stephen Costello, Past Chair
Joan Baird Glover, Secretary
Edna Lopez, Treasurer
Charly Weldon, President & CEO

Bo Bothe
Kevin Dunlap
Dion Hobbs
Sergio V. Leal
Nelsy Gomez Lipford
Julie Shochat
Alex Taghi
David M. Underwood, Jr.
Kris Westbrook

Family Service Foundation

Locke Bryan
Gary Daugherty
David G. Dunlap
Catherine M. Garcia-Prats
Ronald K. Martin
David Pitts
David Pluchinsky


Charly Weldon
President & CEO
Charly Weldon joined Family Houston in 2016. She has over 20 years of nonprofit leadership experience and previously served as Executive Director of both The Beacon Homeless Shelter and Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, as well as served in a leadership position at the Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo. Charly received her B.B.A. in Business Management from the University of Houston, and her M.B.A. from Texas A&M, Commerce.
Tracey Burnett-Greenup
Chief Program Services Officer

Tracey Burnett-Greenup joined Family Houston in January of 2019. She has over six years of experience and previously served as the Program Manager for the Network of Behavioral Health Providers. She is an alumna of University of Texas Medical Branch where she received her Bachelor of Science in Clinical Laboratory Science and her Master of Science in Clinical Practice Management.

Jessica Cisneros
Chief Clinical Officer

Jessica Cisneros joined Family Houston in 2012. She received her B.A. in Psychology from the University of St. Thomas and her M.Ed. in Counseling from the University of Houston. She is a Texas board approved Licensed Professional Counselor Supervisor and has a passion towards working with staff to help them reach full licensure. She is also a Board Certified Coach through the Center of Credentialing and Education. Mrs. Cisneros has worked in both corporate and non-profit organizations and has over fifteen years of supervisory experience coaching others. 

Liz Green
Chief Development Officer

Liz Green joined Family Houston in 2006. She previously worked in the marketing and communications field with both corporate and non-profit organizations. Liz has more than fifteen years of experience in non-profit grant writing, fundraising, communications, and program development. She received her B.A. in English Literature from Texas State University.

Karen Mayfield

Karen Mayfield has been a part of Family Houston for over 20 years! Before joining our team, she worked in corporate accounting, and earned her B.B.A. in Accounting from Texas A&M University. Karen has also volunteered on the Board of Directors as Treasurer for the Space City Chapter of National Charity League. 




Provides a family with health and basic needs assistance.


Allows a veteran and their family to keep their utilities on


Covers 2 counseling sessions for a school-aged child