Chapter Board Members

Teri Acuna

Chapter President

Teri Acuna is a Senior Data Comm Sales Specialist as well as a member of the Intelligent Management Systems Team at Panduit Corp. / USGBC LEED Accredited Professional and President of the Central Texas Chapter AFCOM. Panduit offers the broadest range of solutions, from data centers and intelligent buildings to manufacturing operations. Panduit has long-term strategic alliances with industry leaders, including Cisco Systems, EMC, IBM, and Rockwell Automation and together develop, optimize, and validate solutions for our customers.

Scotty Clifton

Chapter Vice President

Professional with more than 30 years’ experience. Unmatched knowledge, experience and success in the Utility and Data Center industry. Core competencies include Critical Power Infrastructure, HVAC , communications, networking, as well data center design and operations.

Sue McClurg

Chapter Secretary

Professional with more than 20 years successful Information Technology products and service account development. Unmatched knowledge, experience and Business relationship with End Users, Contractors, Consultants and Distributors within The Central Texas landscape. Core competencies include communications, networking, security and data center.

Coby Busch

Chapter Treasurer

Coby Busch is a Regional Sales Manager for a Hi-Tech Manufacturing Company known as General Cable. Coby has an extensive background in a variety of capacities within the telecommunications industry including sales management experience for over the last 20 Years. General Cable develops and engineers some of the most popular brands of cable in the industry. As a Regional Sales Manager Coby is responsible for all relationships between the Customer, Distributors and Contractors.

Russ Johnson

Chapter Secretary

Mr. Johnson is the Chief Executive Officer for True North Consulting Group; a national independent consulting firm focused on strategic consulting in the areas of infrastructure, audiovisual, safety and security, and complex data center environments. He has worked with organizations of all sizes throughout the country to plan and develop long-term strategies for technology. Mr. Johnson and his firm are committed to educating its clients and providing personalized services to help them find their own True North!

Before True North Consulting Group, Mr. Johnson was the Chief Executive Officer for TFE, Technology for Education, headquartered in Waco, Texas. Under Mr. Johnson’s leadership, TFE grew from four employees to nearly 150 over the course of fifteen years, becoming one of the largest, most recognized regional technology integrators in the State. Realizing the need for a true independent technical advisor, Mr. Johnson and a few that shared his passion, came together to form True North Consulting Group.

Mr. Johnson is married to his wife, Dr. Mandy Johnson, who is a Principal at a local elementary school. Together they have seven daughters ranging in ages from eight to thirty. Mr. Johnson is passionate about technology, but even more importantly the differentiation it provides when appropriately aligned, adopted, and integrated into the culture and climate of an organization.

You can contact Mr. Johnson at russ.johnson@tncg.com.

Chad Talbert

Chapter Membership Director

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