Community Partners

    Texas Empowerment Academy would like to thank our donors and partners. Your investment is meaningful to our staff, parents, teachers, and students. You truly make the difference for us, and we are extremely grateful to have you part of our community. 

    Individual Donors

    Cathy Godfrey
    Mike Godfrey
    Dottie Godfrey
    JT Godfrey

    Mary Ober
    Michael Johnson
    Shafeeqa Watkins Giarratani
    Amy & Robert Thomas

    To Become a Community Partner

    Please Contact:

    Capital Expansion  

    Lead Funder 

    Seed Funder 


    Grants & Donations

    Community Collaboration


    The Overton Group

    Development & Advisory Council

    Karl Nichols
    Nichols & Associates

    Karl Spencer
    President,100 Black Men Austin, Inc.

    Romaine Anglin
    AVP, PMO at NFP

    Jenn Jones





    Tiwanna A. Kenney
    Founder & Principal Auctioneer
    Astounding Auctions & Fundraising Strategies

    Ryan Coaxum 
    Vice President at Guaranty Bank & Trust

    Mitchell Kilby
    Corporate Counsel at Rackspace 
    US, Inc.

    Shafeeqa Watkins Giarratani
    Shareholder & Member for Board of Directors at Ogletree Deakins Law Firm