Our Board

Board Members

A serial entrepreneur, formerly a ship’s captain in the Merchant Marine, went to business school in the UK and came to Houston in 1979. While in Houston, overcame adverse job circumstances to start his own business. Over the years, he has created several successful businesses ranging from ship operations to health foods. He is a founding charter member of TiE Houston (TiE.org) and is passionate about many charities. This is his first venture into social entrepreneurship. He lives in the Houston Heights with his wife, Amrita.

Quality, Service , Integrity, Long-term Relationships, Structured Settlement Specialist Securities and advisory services offered through SagePoint Financial, Inc., Member FINRA/SIPC. Insurance services offered through Dixon & Company, which is not affiliated with SagePoint Financial, Inc.

Bonna Kol

Bonna Kol is a seasoned executive with 20+ years leading nonprofit organizations with experience in the development and implementation of multi-million dollar projects. Currently, Bonna serves as President of the Asia Society Texas Center – an arts and cultural organization in Houston. She is passionate about Asia Society’s mission to build cross cultural understanding for a more diverse and inclusive society. Over the years, Bonna has raised the profile of Asia Society and has been the force behind many of its outstanding public offerings and educational focus.

She looks forward to supporting small business owners, especially women, to become successful entrepreneurs.

Peter Workin

Peter Workin is practicing attorney in Houston, Texas.  Mr. Workin’s areas of practice include business law and estate planning. Mr. Workin is Board Certified in Taxation by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.