Board of Directors

Christopher W. Edwards, CPA
Christopher W. Edwards, CPA brings to CSF extensive hands-on experience in finance, accounting, operations management, and tax reporting. He has proven ability to implement and maintain internal control over financial reporting compliance, directing the fiscal and accounting functions of a corporate structure, including public reporting, corporate strategy, financial policy, mergers and acquisitions. His expertise includes financial and strategic planning; complex business and tax issues; crisis and risk management; business expansion and startups; budget and staff management and development; accounting and financial operations; internal controls and procedures; and domestic and international tax compliance. Mr. Edwards is president of C.W. Edwards & Associates, LLC.
Kathryn E. Hayden
Kathryn E. Hayden is a financial advisor with Raymond James and, along with Robert Wayne Jamail, Sr., created the Jamail Hayden Group. The team provides holistic wealth planning, investment portfolio construction, performance analytics, and monitoring for high-net-worth individuals and families. She has more than 35 years of experience and has held managerial, marketing, training, and consulting positions in both the broker/dealer and investment advisory industries.
Pedro Diaz-Marchan, MD, FACR
Pedro Diaz-Marchan, MD, FACR is a clinical and academic neuroradiologist and is Chief of Neuroradiology Service at Ben Taub General Hospital. He is Associate Professor and Associate Chair for Education for the Department of Radiology at Baylor College of Medicine where he serves as director for both the Diagnostic Radiology and Diagnostic Neuroradiology fellowship programs.
Megan A. Mooney, Ph.D.
Megan A. Mooney, Ph.D. is a licensed psychologist in private practice, providing therapy and psychological assessments for children and adolescents. Dr. Mooney has focused on serving traumatized children and families for over 15 years and she has a specialty interest in working with LGBTQ youth who are disproportionately impacted by a variety of traumatic experiences. She has presented locally and nationally about trauma, treatments for trauma in children and families, and ways to prevent and treat trauma in LGBTQ youth. Dr. Mooney is the President Elect for the Texas Psychological Association and is also a member of the Houston Psychological Association and the American Psychological Association.
Victoria Filippov Nemeth
Ms. Nemeth* is the managing partner at Filippov Law Group, PLLC. She also serves as General Counsel of the Houston branch of a $1.4 billion professional infrastructure and environmental services company listed on the Australian Securities Exchange. She has more than 21 years of business experience and 18 years of legal experience. In her roles as a director, general counsel, chief compliance officer, and COO, Ms. Nemeth has managed the legal affairs and business operations of both private and publicly traded companies in the United States and abroad.
*No relation to Shawn Nemeth.
Shawn Alex Nemeth
Mr. Nemeth, a born visionary, has invented and reinvented himself many times over: accomplished singer, ordained pastor, worship leader, song writer, traveling music group director, college instructor, fitness professional, life coach, workshop facilitator, keynote speaker, author, and founder of a charitable foundation.
In addition to being President and CEO of the Chester Street Foundation, he is author of the book Thorns of Chester Street, which chronicles his own personal story of abuse, neglect, recovery, and transformation. Proceeds from its sales benefit Chester Street Foundation.
Franelle Rogers
Franelle Rogers is a longtime philanthropist, community volunteer, and Houston-area event chair and/or committee member. Since 1977, Franelle has offered her leadership and volunteer heart to raise funds and awareness for important organizations throughout the Houston community. Her most recent positions include the 2019 Chairman of the Cherish Our Children International (COCI) Luncheon, the 2018 Auction Chairman of the American Heart Gala and the 2017 Chairman of Winter Ball benefitting Crohn’s & Colitis. Franelle also continues to serve as the Honorary Chairman for the MS Society fall luncheon. A major wine enthusiast, Franelle is an active member of the francisco+co event team; coordinating wine auctions for event clients, consulting individuals’ wine cellar content and appraisal, and arranging wine donations for events when the need arises.