Board of Directors

The LBJ Museum engages visitors in the exploration of President Johnson’s landmark Great Society legislation, both in how his student and early teaching experiences shaped his commitments and the impacts of his presidency on our lives today.



Mr. Wayne Kraemer

Senior Lecturer, Department of Communication Studies, Texas State University. Director of the award winning LBJ Debate Society and Elton Abernathy Forensics Society at Texas State.

Vice President

Linda A. Rodriguez

Retired Judge/Attorney/Mediator


Dr. Ann Burnette

Piper Professor and Regent’s Teaching Professor, Department of Communication Studies, Texas State University


Mr. Brian F. Ray

Government Auditor

Retired, U.S. Army


Dr. Carmen Imel

Retired Professor of the Health, Physical Education, and Dance Department, Illinois State University

Ms. Melissa Millecam

Retired Director of Communications and Intergovernmental Relations, City of San Marcos

Elly Del Prado Dietz

Attorney & Counselor

Del Prado Dietz, PLLC University of Texas School of Law

Mary C. “Kate” Clayton

Retired Attorney & Counselor 

University of Texas School of Law

Michael Adams

2014 Graduate of Texas State University with a Bachelors of Arts in History and San Marcos resident since 2012.

Commercial Lender at Prosperity Bank in New Braunfels.


Ms. Debby Butler

Former Owner, Meeting and Event Connections, Group Sales Manager, George Ranch Historical Park and Manager of the Gordon Ranch in Richmond, Texas

Ms. Deana Piñales

San Marcos Native, Certified Educator and Postpartum Doula

Former Board Members

We recognize and appreciate all of the people who have made it possible for us to be the museum we are today

Wayne Ammel

Vicki Clarke

Scott Gregson

Bill Mears

John L. Navarrette

Teresa Schwart

Charles Soechting

Claudia Blythe

Sherwood Bishop

Eleanor Crook

Teresa Santerre Hobby

John McCrocklin

Lyndon Nugent

Steve Searle

Dr. Neill Hadder

Dr. Ed Mihalkanin

Ted Breihan

Jim Garber

Toby Hooper

Nora Linares Moeller

Suzanne Perkins

Monte Sheffield

Tommy Curtis

Mark Rockeymoore