Cheryl Miller is the owner and consultant of Quantum Circles Consulting working with organizations and communities to develop effective approaches to poverty alleviation and reconciliation. Cheryl authored the Language of Shalom, a book on the principles of restorative justice, reconciliation, and community development. Her past experience was as Executive Director of Perpetual Help Home, a housing program for women that launched several innovative programs to help move women into economically stable futures. She has a BA from the University of Houston-Victoria in Education and a MAIS from UHV in Nonprofit leadership and Communication. She is a Credentialed Advanced Mediator and has facilitated victim/offender mediations for 17 years for the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. She served on the board of directors as Vice-Chair for the Christian Community Development Association. She has presented and trained at Duke Divinity School, Baylor University, and Howard Payne University.
Rep. Todd A. Hunter
Todd A. Hunter has practiced law since November 1978 and is currently a partner of Hunter, Barker & Fancher, L.L.P. in Corpus Christi. During his previous tenure in the Texas House of Representatives (1989-1997), Todd served on the Civil Practices Committee as its Chairman, the State Affairs Committee as Vice Chairman, and on the Appropriations Committee as the Chairman of the Education Sub-Committee. He also served as a member of the Ways and Means, Elections, Calendars, Urban Affairs, and Higher Education Committees. In 2008, Todd returned to the Texas House as the Representative for District 32, which included Aransas, San Patricio and Calhoun Counties, as well as part of Nueces County for his fifth term. Todd was elected for his eighth term in 2014. He was appointed the Chairman of the Calendars Committee and Vice-Chairman of the Urban Affairs Committee for the 84th Legislative Session. He was also a member of the Criminal Jurisprudence, Redistricting and General Investigating and Ethics Committees.