About Us

Established in 2008, East Harris County Empowerment Council (EHCEC) is committed to improving the quality of life through innovative, sustainable programs and services that empowers men, women, and youth to achieve their full potential.

Through a strong network of invested individuals, community partners, and caring corporations, we are dedicated to educational enrichment, economic development, and health and wellness of the eastern unincorporated communities of:

  • Channelview
  • Crosby
  • Galena Park
  • North Shore
  • Sheldon
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Vision

To Make East Harris County the best place to live, work, and play.

Mission

EHCEC exists to improve the quality of life through innovative, sustainable programs and services that empowers men, women, and youth to achieve their full potential.

Core Values

Inclusive – We value the input of all.

Innovative – We think, act, and behave differently.

Collaborative – We are team players who value partnership.

Dependable – We are reliable and accessible.

Accountable – We operate in integrity and are good stewards of our resources.

 

Leadership Circle

Our elected Leadership Circle is comprised of volunteers that develops a clear vision and sets goals and priorities. This leadership group is responsible for governance, financial stewardship and oversight of the organization. Each director serves a three year term and is a passionate advocate for the mission of EHCEC.

 
  • Chairwoman - Jessica Collins
  • Secretary - Candi Espree
  • Treasurer - Bobby Durst, M.Ed.
  • Member - Mark Patterson
 

OUR MANAGEMENT TEAM

 
  • Executive Director - Terence Narcisse, CNP
  • Director of Operations - Tonya Eaglin
  • Natalie Woods Leffall - Marketing Director