Board of Directors

Following are the bios of our directors.

Joel Trammell has more than 30 years of executive leadership experience in technology organizations, and is currently CEO of IGrafx and Khorus Software as well as owner of Texas CEO magazine. His previous executive roles include CEO of Khorus Software, CEO of CasheIQ, CEO of NetQoS, CEO of HomeSmart, and CEO of UST Computers. 

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Daniel Mueller has more than 30 years of executive leadership experience. An early pioneer of the leadership coaching industry, he has coached more than 1,200 CEOs, senior executives, and Christian non-profit leaders. His roles, in reverse chronology, have included CEO of SOLID Leaders, CEO of Solid Foundation International, CEO of MAI, and CEO of Wellness Consultants. He is the Founder of SOLIDpastors, Inc.

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Andrew Rauch has more than 25 years of experience working with, leading, and serving with the Board of Directors, CEOs, executives, and business owners on matters of strategy, sales and marketing, technology, capital development, and venture and philanthropy.

Andrew has jointly or independently served and advised more than 200 for-profit and not-for-profit organizations. Andrew Currently serves as the Vice President of Growth for Improving Nearshore, a B2B digital services firm focused on helping well-funded start-ups to enterprise brands transform their business by leveraging digital innovation. My volunteer work includes serving as an Elder at HCBC Dripping Springs, Chairman of the Board with SOLIDLeaders, Board of Directors with SOLIDPastors, and The University of Houston- Client Experience Advisory Panel.

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Dave Brandolini is Originally from New Jersey, Dave serves as the Executive Pastor at Austin Ridge Bible Church. Dave works alongside the Lead Pastor, to develop and implement the Ridge’s purpose, vision, and strategy in all of the ministries at the Ridge. Dave became a Christ-Follower as a freshman in college and has served previously as a Student Ministry Pastor and Executive Pastor

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Loran GUTT is a well-connected digital strategy, corporate development, finance and marketing executive with 18 years global experience at the intersection of enterprise retailers, brands, B2C consumers, and B2B2C marketing technology companies.

As Strategy Leader at Bazaarvoice, Loran has a deep and specific market knowledge of eCommerce retail earned by consulting with and co-developing strategy with thousands of the world's best retailers and brands. Loran is a two-time $250M/year-scale eCommerce practitioner at both 3M Consumer Business Group and for an Internet Retail 100 retailer. He has 18 years of executive management experience motivating inclusive, diverse, global teams and translating strategic direction to operational change.

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