Investors/Advisors

MHT Partners has augmented its business knowledge and network of contacts by raising capital from a select group of individuals.

Dan W. Cook, III

Retired Partner and former head of Dallas office, Goldman, Sachs & Co. Serves on the board of TD Ameritrade, as well as the board of trustees of Southern Methodist University, Boys & Girls Clubs of America, Boy Scouts of America, Parks and Wildlife Foundation of Texas and Southwestern Medical Foundation. He is also former chairman of the Vice President’s Residence Foundation in Washington, D.C. He previously served on the board of directors of Brinker International and Centex Corporation. He is also a former Lieutenant Commander in the U.S. Navy.

Thomas M. Dunning

Former Chairman and CEO of Lockton Dunning Benefits. Serves on the Oncor Electric Delivery Company Board, American Beacon Funds Board, and the Comerica Bank – Texas Advisory Board. Dunning has served as Chairman of the Dallas Citizens Council, the Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport Board, Dallas Assembly, Dallas Alliance, Dallas Together, State Fair of Texas and the Homeless Czar for Dallas. He also has been appointed by Texas Governors to serve as Chairman of the Texas Water Development Board and on the boards of the Texas Department of Transportation, Texas Department of Human Services and Texas Department of Criminal Justice. He also serves on the boards of Southwestern Medical Foundation and Baylor Healthcare System Foundation.

Gary J. Fernandes

Chairman and President of FLF Investments, former Vice Chairman of Electronic Data Systems Corporation (“EDS”), founder of Convergent Partners, former Chairman and CEO of GroceryWorks, Inc. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of BancTec, Inc., Blockbuster International, eTelecare Global Solutions, Inc., the Board of Governors of Boys & Girls Clubs of America, and is a director of the Boys & Girls Club of Dallas. He also serves as a trustee of the O’Hara Trust and the Hall-Voyer Foundation.

Jeffrey M. "Jeff" Heller

Former Vice Chairman of EDS and served on the company’s Board of Directors and its Executive Committee. Heller serves on the board of directors of the Dallas Symphony Association, Mutual of Omaha, Cotton Bowl Athletic Association and Temple-Inland. He is a member of the University of Texas Chancellor’s Council, the University of Texas Engineering Foundation Advisory Council, the University of Texas McCombs School of Business Advisory Council, the University of Texas Development Board, the Longhorn Foundation and is a trustee and executive committee member of the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Foundation.

Murray T. Holland

Former Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Convergent Media Systems Corporation and former Chairman of the Board of Convergent Group Corporation. He is also former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of BTI Americas, Inc., former Senior Vice President and Managing Director for First Boston Corporation and Kidder, Peabody & Co., respectively, and former partner in the corporate and securities law section of the of Akin, Gump, Strauss, Hauer & Feld.

Doug Howell

President, Metric Investment Corporation and Board Member of IP Capital LLC. Served as former EVP of Chilton Corp, Past Chair of D/FW Chapter of Association for Corporate Growth, Past Chair of D/FW Chapter of Harvard’s Advanced Management Program (merged with Harvard Business School Club of Dallas), and Past Chair of the D/FW Chapter of the American Institute of Wine and Food.

Jay Pack

Former owner and CEO of Standard Fruit & Vegetable Co. Serves on the Dallas Museum of Art’s Board of Trustees and also serves on the DMA Acquisition and DMA Budget and Finance Committees, past president and director of the North Texas Food Bank, Director of the PMA Education Foundation, and past board member and Chairman of the Foodservice Division. Serves on the board of the Dallas Jewish Federation, joined the Board of Trustees of Sarah Lawrence College, and also serves on the Sarah Lawrence College Finance Committee. He is also member of the World President’s Association.