HOUSTON – Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Houston announced today that William W. (Bill) Goetz, who has served as a member of the Board of Directors since 2012 and has been on the Executive Committee since 2015, has been elected Chair of the Board for a two-year term.
Goetz is the Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Sysco Corporation, a position he has held since April 2016. He joined Sysco as Senior Vice President – Marketing in early 2012. Before Sysco, Mr. Goetz held leadership roles in marketing at both Cintas Corporation and ECOLAB Corporation.
“It is my privilege to serve the organization in this capacity,” said Mr. Goetz. “Since my election to the Board of Directors six years ago, I have enjoyed helping to advance the mission of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Houston – and in turn witnessing thousands of youths’ lives changed by our programs, staff and volunteers. Over the course of my two years as Board Chair, I hope the organization continues to maximize the impact made on Houston’s youth who need us most.”
“We are thrilled that Bill will be leading in this role,” Mr. Kevin Hattery, President & CEO of Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Houston, stated. “He brings an invaluable amount of talent, skills and knowledge to the organization on a range of important issues, including strategic marketing and resource development. We are grateful for Bill’s steadfast commitment to Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Houston and the 11,000 youth we serve annually.”
Goetz succeeds Mr. Christopher P. Papouras, President of Nabors Drilling Solutions, who served as Chair of the Board of Directors from 2016-2017 and has been a Board member since 2012.