Board of Directors

The Aliviane board members spend many hours overseeing and advising our leadership and operations. We’re thankful for their sacrifices, dedication and guidance.

Judy Russell, President

Lifegate Church

Melinda Luna, Vice President

Conifer Health
Training & Development Specialist


Lulu Velez, Secretary & Treasurer

Business Civilian Personnel Advisory Center
Chief, Labor Management Employee Relations

Anibal Olague, Board Member

Home Pros Real Estate Group

Dr. Richard Craig Williams, Board Member

The University of Texas at El Paso
Professor (Retired)

Donna Smith, Board Member

Heavenly Nails



Sushma Jasti Smith, Board Member

Office of Senator Jose Rodriguez
Chief of Staff & Legislative Director