Board of Directors


Eliot Kerlin | Chairman
Partner | Insight Equity
214.317.9737 |

Founding Director of Casa Del Lago. Served in leadership from 2009 – 2015 at Cristo Rey, which he attended with wife Corrie and 4 children.

Dr. Mark Newcomer | Vice Chairman
Member of Otolaryngology Faculty
UT Southwestern Medical Center
214.226.5685 |

Founding Chairman of Casa Del Lago.
Former medical missionary to Honduras with his wife, Kelley, and their three sons.

Pat Sargent | Secretary
Partner | Alston & Bird, LLP
214.893.3944  |
Corporate securities law
Volunteers in ESL classes with wife, Monica
and two children.

Jaime Fernandez
Vice President | Criticare Systems, Inc.

Attended Cristo Rey for 5 years
Global sales executive from Puerto Rico

Kay Gabrysch
Author, Teacher, and Speaker

“I have been amazed at the
grace and provision the Lord
has brought to this ministry
and to the people in the
Bachman Lake area. The Spirit is surely at work.”

— Mark Newcomer, Board Vice Chairman


Advisory Board


JJ Barto
Jon Buell

Elizabeth Cunningham
Caleb Dunn
Shane Everett
Eric Horan

Abel Leal

Brian MacFarlane
Michael Morgan
Gene Richardson

Dr. Elizabeth Ritz
Lowell Sands
Stephanie Schwienfurth
Grant Simmons
Evan Weir