May 27, 2024  
2021-2022 Graduate Catalog 
2021-2022 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

University of Houston-Clear Lake Administration

Ira K. Blake, Ph.D.

Assistant to the President
Berenice Webster, B.A.

Interim Associate Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, UHCL Pearland
Elizabeth Lewis, Ph.D.

Associate Vice President, Strategic Information Initiatives and Technology
Evelyn C. Miralles, MBA

Chief Strategy Officer
Kevin Wooten, Ph.D.

Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer/Title IX Coordinator

Executive Director, Strategic Partnerships
Dwayne Busby, M.A.

Vice President, Strategic Enrollment Management
Lee Young, Ph.D.

Executive Director, Admissions
Kara Hadley-Shakya, M.S.

Director, Admissions, Undergraduate Recruitment
Brandon Byrd, M.S.

Director, Admissions-Processing
Miltonieka Gray-Bell, MBA

Bryan Heard, M.Ed.

Executive Director, Financial Aid
Holly A. Nolan, M.A.

Associate Vice President, Student Success and Initiatives
Timothy Richardson, Ph.D.

Director, Testing Center
Diana Nores, M.Ed.

Director, Math Center
Allen Cox, M.A.

Director, Student Success and Initiatives Operations
Mary Ramos, M.S.

Director, Academic Transfer Advising
Kristi Rickman, M.S.

Director, Writing Center
Regan Joswiak, M.S.

Director, Accessibility Support Center
J’Naudia Hunter-Phillips, M.S.

Director, Student Success Center
Dorsey Thomas, M.S.

Director, Academic Advising - College of Business
Twana Walker, M.S.

Director, Student Relations - College of Education
David Benz, M.A., M.S.

Director, Academic Advising - College of Human Sciences and Humanities

Director, Academic Advising - College of Science and Engineering
Kialyn Yendell, M.Ed.

Interim Senior Vice President, Academic Affairs and Provost
Christopher Maynard, Ph.D.

Chief Business Administrator

Associate Vice President, Global Learning and Strategy and Senior International Officer
Gigi Do, Ph.D.

Assistant Vice President, Diplomacy Institute
Edmond Herod, Ph.D.

Executive Director, Education Abroad and Scholar Services
Bianca Schonberg, Ph.D.

Director, International Admissions and Services
Johna McClendon, Ed.D.

Executive Director, Campus Operations, UHCL Pearland Campus
Kathy Dupree, Ed.D., MBA

Executive Director, Continuing Educational Initiatives and Community Engagement, UHCL Pearland Campus
Lisa Gabriel, M.A.

Senior Associate Vice President, Information Technology/Chief Information Officer
LeeBrian E. Gaskins, Ph.D.

Director, Systems and Network Infrastructure
Mike Livingston, B.B.A.

Director, Technology and Project Management
Ed Puckett, M.Ed.

Director, IT User Support Services
John L. Rodriguez, EMBA

Director, Database Operations, Applications and Analytics
Sai Sreerama, M.A., M.S., MBA

Director, Technology Learning Services
Jenni Willis-Opalenik, Ph.D.

Director, Academic Computing
Sana Zeidan, M.S.

Interim Executive Director, Planning and Assessment
Miriam Qumsieh, B.S.

Executive Director, Environmental Institute of Houston
George Guillen, Ph.D.

Executive Director, Neumann Library
Vivienne McClendon, Ph.D., M.L.S.

Director, Library Communications and Operations
Chloris Yue, M.L.S.

Associate Vice President, Academic Affairs
Kathryn I. Matthew, Ed.D.

Director, Center for Faculty Development
Robert Bartsch, Ph.D.

Executive Director, Sponsored Programs
Nancy Devino, Ph.D.

Kathryn I. Matthew, Ed.D.

Vice President, Administration and Finance
Mark Denney, B.S., MBA

Director, Environmental Health and Safety and Emergency Management
Albert Black

Executive Director, Public Safety
Russell Miller

Associate Vice President, Business Operations

Executive Director, Procurement and Payables
Debbie Carpenter, B.B.A.

Associate Director, Procurement/Contract Administration
Catina Chapman, B.B.A., MBA

Assistant Director, Student Business Services
Melissa Hernandez, B.B.A.

Director, General Accounting
Krista Buckminster, B.S., MBA

Director, Accounts Payable
Rosie Pineda

Executive Director, Human Resources

Director, Planning and Budget
Deja Sero, M.P.A.

Associate Vice President, Facilities Management and Construction

Director, Grounds and Custodial Services

Vice President, Division of Student Affairs
Aaron J. Hart, Ed.D.

Assistant Vice President, Student Engagement
Yvonne Hernandez Freidman, Ph.D.

Director, Student Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
Aliya Beavers, Ph.D.

Director, Student Involvement and Leadership
Patrick Lawrence Cardenas, M.A.

Executive Director, Counseling Services
Cindy Cook, Ph.D.

Director, Career Services
Charles Crocker, M.Ed.

Executive Director, Veteran Services and Community Engagement
Jason Babin, Ph.D.

Director, Campus Recreation and Wellness
Brian Mills, M.A.

Director, Orientation and New Student Programs
Angie Montelongo, M.Ed.

Director, Student Housing and Residential Life
Matthew Perry, M.S.

Director, Health Services
Regina Pickett, R.N, M.S.N.

Dean of Students
David Rachita, M.A.

Associate Dean of Students
Iliana B. Melendez, M.Ed.

Assistant Dean, Office of Student Advocacy
Kristi Randolph Simon, M.S.

Manager, Student Publications
Lyndsay Humphrey, B.A.

Vice President, University Advancement
Joseph L. Staley, MBA

Executive Director, University Advancement
Elbby Antony, B.A.

Interim Assistant Vice President, Marketing and Communications
Daniel Ramirez, M.S.

Director, Theater and Cultural Arts
Eric Despard, MM. Mus

Director, Advancement Services
Kim Herhold, MBA

Director, Alumni Engagement

Director, Special Events
Lori Lopez, BBA

Sr. Development Officer, Academic Programs
Richard Zalesak, M.A.

College Deans

Dean, College of Business
Ed Waller, Ph.D.

Associate Dean, College of Business
Troy A. Voelker, Ph.D.

Dean, College of Education
Joan Pedro, Ph.D.

Interim Associate Dean, College of Education
Felix Simieou, Ph.D.

Dean, College of Human Sciences and Humanities
Glenn M. Sanford, J.D., Ph.D.

Associate Dean, College of Human Sciences and Humanities
Samuel Lyndon Gladden, Ph.D.

Dean, College of Science and Engineering
Miguel A. Gonzalez, Ph.D.

Interim Associate Dean, College of Science and Engineering
David Garrison, Ph.D.