The Richwood Civic Association is lead by six elected Board members.  In addition to the elected Board, there are nine volunteer Block Captains, one for each block within Richwood Place.  There are also currently three committees dedicating time and resources to improve our neighborhood.

2015 Board

President Kevin McDaniel kevin.mcdaniel@gmail.com

Vice President vacant at this time Secretary John Geiss jgeissjr@comcast.net

Treasurer Ruth Adams hometotexas@att.net

Councilor Moustapha El-Hakam me@el-hakamlaw.com

Councilor Sean Palavan sean@palavan.com

2014 Board

Position Name Phone Number
President Moustapha El-Hakam 281-804-2157
Vice President Kevin McDaniel
Treasurer Ruth Adams 713-520-1903
Secretary John Geiss 713-524-7963
Councilor Rebekah Maddux El-Hakam 281-804-2157
Councilor Jeffrey Kolb

Block Captains
Block captains are responsible for communication information between the RPCA and residents on a given street. The block captains meet with residents on their block, distribute flyers, raise neighborhood awareness, and more.

Block Name Phone Number
1800 Portsmouth Chris Anger 713-528-3417
1900 Portsmouth Gaelyn Lesher 713-524-6221
1700 Norfolk Jeffrey Kolb & Mary Jane Black 713-203-3974
1800 Norfolk Cliff Helmcamp 713-524-0888
1900 Norfolk Ruth Adams/ Sue Bailey 832-729-7900/ 713-520-1903
1700 Lexington
1800 Lexington Ana Menchaca 713-526-7344
1900 Lexington Liuda and Gustavo Flores 713-524-4823

Security Committee (formed 2008)
The Security Committee has founded a neighborhood watch and interacts with the Houston Police Department and Constable.

      Sue Bailey (chair)

Capital Improvement Committee (formed 2010)
The Capital Improvement Committee is responsible for being involved in the City of Houston’s Capital Improvement Plan.

        Ruth Adams (chair)
      Moustapha El-Hakam
      Brian Kilpatrick
                 Cliff Helmcamp
                 Judy Clark

Deed Restrictions Committee (formed 2010)
The Deed Restrictions Committee is responsible for ensuring deed restriction compliance, communicating ongoing activities to the board and at general meetings, and enforcing violations when necessary.

        Brian Kilpatrick (chair)
      Raymund Eich
      John Geiss
             Rebekah Maddux El-Hakam

Please feel free to contact these individuals with questions or comments.  If you would like more information about volunteering your time, please contact any Board member.  You can join the Richwood Place Civic Association by clicking the “Join Today” link above.