Adrian Shelley, Executive Director

Adrian Shelley

Adrian is a native Texan from the City of Houston. He has served as the Executive Director of Air Alliance Houston since 2013. He first worked with Air Alliance Houston as a legal fellow in 2010, then as a Community Outreach Coordinator in 2012. Adrian is a proud husband and father. He enjoys reading, playing music, and photographing frogs in the mud.

Brian Butler, Communication Outreach Director

Brian Butler

Brian is a proud native of California. After growing up in Los Angeles and going to high school in San Diego, he then moved to the San Francisco Bay Area to earn a undergraduate degree in Sociology and Mechanical Engineering from the University of California at Berkeley. After working as a counselor, social service case manager, and community organizer, Brian earned a Masters in Social Work from Howard University’s MSW program in Washington, DC. In his spare time Brian enjoys spending time with his friends, family, and his corgi/lab mix, Picasso.  His hobbies include traveling, movies, technology, nature, and horticulture.

Paige Powell, Office Manager

Paige has been an advocate for the environment since childhood. With a background in economics, local government, and community organizing, she is well-prepared to undertake the challenges faced at AAH. When not working for the betterment of Houston’s air quality, Paige spends her time raising a young daughter, crafting, and playing music.

Juan Flores, Community Outreach Coordinator

Juan Flores

Juan is a Community Outreach Coordinator for Air Alliance Houston.  He is a Houston area native and studied at the University of Houston.  He is a community activist and community leader. Juan enjoys family, sports, the outdoors, and being part of many great social organizations.

Diane McMaster, Development Director

Diane McMaster

Diane is an experienced development professional with strong organizational skills able to identify core constituencies, develop philanthropic value and work in a team environment. She has experience in major gifts, prospect management, special events, grant writing, annual fund, volunteer groups and board development. Diane taught fundraising seminars and classes for a variety of nonprofit leaders. She served on the boards of several nonprofit organizations during the past two decades. Diane’s career began as an international volunteer before she moved to Houston to work as a fundraising professional.

Leticia Ablaza, Community Outreach Coordinator

Mayor Turner and Leticia

Leticia is a Houston native and the Community Outreach Coordinator for our Pasadena Community Project. She is a graduate of the University of St. Thomas and of Milby High School. She previously served as the Chief of Staff for City Council District A Councilmember Helena Brown.