Trustees & Staff

Meet Our Team

The Moody Foundation is governed by a board of three Trustees who thoughtfully review all operations, acting on all business matters, and taking action on all grant requests considered by the Foundation. They are supported by our dedicated staff, who thoughtfully reviews all operation and investment policies.


Frances Moody-Dahlberg
Chairman & Executive Director
Ross R. Moody
Vice Chairman
Elizabeth Moody 
Secretary & Treasurer
Contact Information

Allan Matthews, Grants Director
The Moody Foundation
2302 Post Office Street, Suite 704
Galveston, TX 77550

P: 409.797.1525
E: [email protected]



Frances Moody-Dahlberg

Chairman & Executive Director

Patsy Moeskau

Executive Administrative Assistant, Office Manager & Financial Administrative Assistant

John Kirwin

Technology and Systems Administrator

Kathy Buchanan

Receptionist & Office Assistant

Jamie G. Williams

Human Resources Director


Garrik Addison

Chief Financial Officer

Grants and Programs

Allan Matthews

Grants Director

Bernice Torregrossa

Senior Grants Officer

Jamie G. Williams

Regional Grants Director, North

Emily Greer

Regional Grants Officer, Central

Angela Blair

Generation Moody Education Director

Erika Van Landingham

Scholarship Coordinator, Assistant to the Education Director

Colleen Trammell

Grants Records Supervisor & Assistant to Grants Director

Gerald Smith

Senior Program Officer