David Holmes

CEO, Santikos Entertainment

Mr. David Holmes is a native San Antonian and Trinity University graduate who worked for 21 years in the real estate division at USAA.  He describes himself as “a recovering CPA.”

His first involvement with the popular Santikos theater chain came in 2012 when he served as the interim CEO during John Santikos’ illness.  When Mr. Santikos passed away in 2014, he gifted his entire estate to the San Antonio Area Foundation. Mr. Holmes was again asked to return as CEO, this time permanently, tasking him with the management of one of the largest donations in the U.S. for 2015, $605 million dollars. He and his wife Becki have been married for 29 years.  They have two children Renee, 22, and Thomas, 19.

My Sessions

Whether through the Silver Screen or in the Silver and Black, both David Holmes and David Robinson know a lot about the entertainment industry. Their success has led them both individually and organizationally to success and accolades but beyond the success, both are now looking to create social impact in the community that has helped […]