Erin Condon, Board Member
“Without intervention, children in poor conditions will remain and suffer detrimental long-term consequences. Their future affects the community at large. Working with these children through Kids Matter is a true privilege.”
Prior to Kids Matter, Erin served as Chairperson for the Coalition to End Crimes Against Children, Secretary on the Child Abuse Prevention Committee, Young Alumni Coordinator for the ND Club of Dallas, and Religious Catechist at Holy Trinity Catholic Church. She has served as Board Member for Kids Matter since 2014. Erin graduated from the University of Notre Dame, and is currently Chief of Sales and Marketing at AgriLogic Insurance Services, LLC.
Erin currently works in the Centerfield Office suites at Texas Rangers’ Stadium and loves to host Kids Matter and its affiliates as they cheer on the Rangers. She cherishes the close-knit relationships with her family in Florida and Kentucky, as well as the family-like relationships with her close friends and colleagues in Texas and beyond.
Mike Parham, Chairman Emeritus
“I have a strong passion for giving back to the community and believe in the work that Kids Matter is doing to empower children and enhance their lives.”
Mike is an original Board Member of Kids Matter. He has a strong passion for giving back to the community and believes in the work that Kids Matter is doing to empower children and enhance their lives. With nearly thirty-seven years of experience running multiple businesses, he is able to contribute his vision and strategic thinking to Kids Matter. He continues to make an impact in our local communities for kids. Mike continues to cultivate grassroots relationships with the communities in which Kids Matter serves and expand its programs.
In addition to his passion for charity work, Mike is an avid college baseball and football fan who loves to travel and ride ATVs. Mike and his wife, Kim, have four children and one grandson.
Mimi Tran, Board Member
“When I was pregnant with my own children, I vowed if God gave me healthy children, then I would honor Him by giving back to those who need help.” Mimi was blessed with two wonderful children. She now lives out her promise daily and through her work with Kids Matter. Mimi says, “It’s a good feeling when you know you are using your time and money to help those that need it most.”
Mimi has always loved helping kids. When her husband started his own practice in pediatrics, their life revolved around children. As a previous volunteer for Children’s Medical Center and fundraiser for Our Children’s Center in Irving, she devoted her time to giving children a better life. Mimi is a former Board Member of Southlake Women’s Club, President of Carroll Education Foundation, Finance Chair of Irving Healthcare Foundation, Community Enrichment Center Big Brother/Big Sister mentor, and served on several other boards while her children were attending Carroll ISD.
In addition to her passion of donating her time to the community, Mimi is an avid tennis player. She and her husband, Trung, have lived in Southlake for over 15 years. Their two children currently attend UT Austin.
Rebecca Langston, Board Member
“Through my work and personal life, I am always advocating for our youth. Children are gifts from God and it is our duty to protect and nurture them.”
Rebecca Langston is a practicing attorney at Langston & Langston, PPLC in Jackson, Mississippi. Rebecca’s focus is birth trauma, representing the mothers and infants who have been injured or killed in the birth process. Along with personal injury, Rebecca represents a wide array of legal needs for her clients.
Rebecca graduated from the University of Mississippi and Mississippi College School of Law. Following her education, she achieved a handful of prestigious honors and awards, including the AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell, Super Lawyers, and a member of Million Dollar Advocates Forum. Rebecca is currently serving as a member of numerous Boards and Associations.
Rebecca is an advocate for children, starting with her career and moving into her personal life. She cares deeply about the well-being our youth. Rebecca serves on the Board of Kids Matter, advising the focus and direction Kids Matter takes daily. Rebecca lives in Southlake, Texas with her family.
Ron Gourley, Board Member
“For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.” – Jeremiah 29:11 (NIV)
Ron is an Entrepreneur with 25 years of experience in bringing innovative products to the marketplace. His background includes work in advanced wound care, cosmetic and OTC drugs, environmental products, and most recently, nutraceuticals.
Ron has been involved with Kids Matter since its inception in 2006. Over the years, he’s observed the growth of Kids Matter through his relationship with the Board of Directors. In 2017, Ron joined the Board and, along with this gifts of launching companies into success, he looks forward to helping Kids Matter grow in its evolution to a nationally recognized foundation.
Ron has been blessed with healthy children and resources; he wants to return his gifts by giving back to the kids who need an extra lift in life.
Troy George, Board Member
“I feel a deep connection to the children we serve through our work at Kids Matter. I am committed to their mission of helping children in need.”
With over twenty-three years of experience, Troy has had a lifelong passion for helping people find their next home. As a lifelong resident of Dallas/Fort Worth, Troy has established personal relationships with many builders and craftsmen in the DFW area and his long-term career relationships with other top producing agents in the area, have given him a unique advantage in the real estate marketplace. As an award winning agent in Dallas/Fort Worth, he continues to build his skills and lead an office of 20 licensed agents.
Troy’s passion for serving the community is expanded with the work he does as a Board Member for Kids Matter. He is an advocate for the kids and committed to the mission of Kids Matter, Helping children in need by providing programs that empower them and enhance their lives. helping children in need. Troy is a Principal in The George & Noonan Real Estate Group.