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Leadership

Executive Team

The Executive Team consists of Dean Ken Colwell along with the Director of Administration & Student Services, Chairs of our four departments, the Associate Deans of External Relations and International Programs, and the Director of Community Engagement.

Jifu Wang

Jifu Wang
Associate Dean of International Programs & Chair, Management Dept.
(281) 396-3762

Jun Yang

Jun Yang
Chair, Marketing and Supply Chain Management Dept.
(281) 396-3754

Meet the Dean!

Meet the Dean! Ken Colwell is Professor of Management and Dean of the School of Business Administration. He was previously Dean of the School of Business at Central Connecticut State University and the School of Business, Public Administration and Information Sciences at Long Island University/Brooklyn. Prior to taking his decanal post, he was Director of Entrepreneurship Programs at the University of Miami School of Business Administration and a professor of strategy and entrepreneurship at Drexel University. He holds a Ph.D. in Strategic Management from the University of Oregon and an MBA from San Francisco State University. He is the author of the Amazon bestseller The Quickstart Guide to Starting a Business and has been working with startup ventures for over 20 years as an entrepreneurship professor, consultant, coach, and entrepreneur. His personal website is www.ken-colwell.com.

Dean’s Advisory Board

Dean Colwell’s Advisory Boards in Victoria and Katy consist of successful entrepreneurs and executives who help the Dean with his community engagement efforts and advise him on critical matters such as which programs meet the needs of local businesses and making our students ready for employment upon graduation.

Brian Billingsley

Brian Billingsley
Vice President of Office Systems

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Waylan Brannan
Owner of Brannan Paving

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Hunter Follett
CEO of Tejas Production Services

Brooke Garcia

Brooke Garcia
Executive Director of Victoria County United Way

Joe Humphreys

Joe Humphreys
Director of the UHV Center for Regional Collaboration

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Claude Jacobs
Partner at LodeStone Financial Services

Donald Jirkovsky

Donald Jirkovsky
President of Lighthouse Development Resources LLC

Diane Kliem

Diane Kliem
President and attorney at Kliem & Associates

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Crystal Lindsey
Digital marketing consultant at M. Roberts Media

Teri Moten

Teri Moten
Owner of Moten Consulting Group

Kyle Noack

Kyle Noack
CFO of KMH Wealth Management LLC and Keller and Associates CPAs PLLC

Robert Royer

Robert Royer
President of Building Brands Marketing and Consulting

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Departments

The UHV School of Business Administration consists of four departments: Accounting, Finance and Economics, Management, and Marketing & Supply Chain Management.

Our Departments

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Faculty

Learn more about our outstanding faculty, who are the foundation of the School of Business.

Our Faculty

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