ATC Leadership

As the unifying voice for innovation and technology in Central Texas, Austin Technology Council includes leadership from startups and Fortune 1000 companies. Since 1992, ATC’s membership has represented the largest concentration of invested CEO’s compared to tech associations in other markets and represents the diverse tech community in and around Austin.

Executive Committee

  • Barbary Brunner
    CEO, ATC
  • Mark McClain
    CEO and Founder, SailPoint Technologies
  • Lynn Atchison
    Former CFO, HomeAway
  • Milam Foster Newby
    Managing Partner, Vinson & Elkins
  • Sandeep Gupta
    Co-Founder & CTO, Calavista Software
  • Scott Tynes
    Co-Founder & CEO, Consero Global LLC
  • Robert Alvarez
    CFO and COO, BigCommerce

Board of Directors

  • Yash Sabharwal
    COO, Xeris Pharmaceuticals
  • Gregory Stein
    Co-Founder and CEO, Curtana Pharmaceuticals
  • Lawrence Waugh
    President & COO, Calavista Software
  • Chris Skyles
    Partner, SkylesBayne, Inc.
  • Joe Ross
    President & Co-Founder, CSID
  • Rob Bridges
    Managing Partner, Wortham
  • Paul Beverly
    EVP Marketing, Gelato
  • David Altounian
    Asst. Professor & Entrepreneurship, St. Edward’s University
  • Libby Nezda
    Director of External & Legislative Affairs, AT&T
  • Scott Francis
    Founder and CEO at BP3 Global
  • Alan Godfrey
    General Manager and Vice President, Revenue Marketing, Quantcast


  • Barbary Brunner
    CEO, Austin Technology Council
  • Grover Bynum
    Senior Policy Advisor, Austin Technology Council
  • Eddie Gamez
    Head of Sales and Marketing
  • Erin Hurley
    Director of Operations, ATC
  • Zaina Abdalla
    Sales & Marketing Intern