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Strong leadership and guidance are the foundation for the successes UHV continues to experience. The university appreciates the ongoing contributions and support from the leaders and advisers who nurtured UHV’s successful year:

UHS Chancellor

  • Renu Khator

UHS Board of Regents

  • Tilman J. Fertitta, Chairman
  • Welcome W. Wilson Jr., Vice Chair
  • Spencer D. Armour III, Secretary
  • Durga D. Agrawal
  • Beth Madison
  • Gerald W. McElvy
  • Paula M. Mendoza
  • Peter K. Taaffe
  • Roger F. Welder
  • Neelesh “Neel” Mutyala, Student Regent

UHV President’s Cabinet

  • R. Vic Morgan, President
  • David Cockrum, Interim Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs
  • Wayne B. Beran, Vice President for Administration & Finance
  • Jay Lambert, Vice President for Student Affairs
  • Jesse D. Pisors, Vice President for Advancement & External Relations
  • Denee Thomas, Assistant Vice President for Enrollment Management
  • Ronald Salazar, Associate Provost for Katy Operations
  • Beverly Tomek, Associate Provost for University College
  • Jeffrey R. Di Leo, Dean of the School of Arts & Sciences
  • James Jordan-Wagner, Interim Dean of the School of Business Administration
  • Fred Litton, Dean of the School of Education, Health Professions & Human Development
  • Joe F. Dahlstrom, Senior Director of Libraries
  • Randy Faulk, Senior Director of Technology Services
  • Joe S. Ferguson, Executive Director, UHS IT Shared Services
  • Ashley Walyuchow, Director of Athletics
  • Laura Smith, Director of Human Resources/Deputy EO/Title IX
  • Paula Cobler, Director of Marketing & Communications
  • Joseph Ben-Ur, President of Faculty Senate
  • Camilla Sutton, Chair of Staff Council
  • Alvaro De la Cruz, President of Student Government Association

University of Houston-Victoria President’s Regional Advisory Board

John J. Shutt, Chair

Sally Aman, Vice Chair

Charlotte Baker

Bret Baldwin

Debra Baros

Arturo E. Calvo

Daniel Cano

Lola Castro

Lee Crews

Beatriz Espinoza

David Hinds

Zachary Hodges

Robert Jakpch

Thomas Lane Keller

Lance LaCour

Margery Engel Loeb

Betty McCrohan

Gene Moreno

Morgan Dunn O’Connor

Omar Rachid

Michael Rivet

Terry Robinson

Amy G. Schwartz

Jack Swanson

Kay Kerr Walker

Roger Welder

Debra Ann Wilpams

Keith Wilpams

Publication Credits


  • Paula Cobler, Director of Marketing & Communications

Design and Video

  • Shane Blucher, Creative Services Manager
  • Chris Perez, Graphic Designer
  • George Rodriguez, Graphic Designer
  • Mik Samaniego-Lira, Graphic Designer
  • Bright Idea Media, Video Production


  • Marci Wallace, Web Services Manager
  • Eric Chacon, Web Projects Manager
  • Warren Diprose, Web Developer
  • Felicity Medrano, Web Designer


  • Lauren Emerson, Communications Specialist
  • Enyi Rosa Gomez, Student Worker