YWCA Greater Austin

Board of Directors


Deborah Shaw-Boatner, Co-Chair
Retired Owner
Deborah Shaw-Boatner, CPA

Felicia Peña, Co-Chair
Community Engagement Director
Central Texas Food Bank

Sarah Janecka, Treasurer
Community Partner Program Regional Manager
Texas Health and Human Services

Alina Ortega-Bustamante, Secretary
Business Process Consultant
City of Austin-Austin Energy


At-Large Members

Ainee Athar, Member-at-Large
Texas Coalitions Director

Tracy Nichols, Member-at-Large
Director of Human Resources
Huston Tillotson University

Tara Sims, Member-at-Large
Vice President, Systems Service Line Engineering

Dr. DeAnna Harris-McKoy, Member-at-Large
Couple and Family Therapist
Assistant Professor Texas A&M University Central

Sarah Crockett, Member-at-Large
Public Policy Coordinator
Texas CASA

Farah Muscadin, Member-at-Large
Community Engagement Strategist 
City of Austin

Anna Popp, Member-at-Large
Leadership Associate
City of Austin-Austin Energy

If you are interested in serving on the YWCA's Board of Directors, please contact Angela-Jo Touza-Medina, Executive Director.