Operating Council

Operating Council

The TIEC Operating Council is an advisory body that meets twice a year to share information about international programs at TIEC’s participating universities and to discuss ways in which TIEC can support those efforts. Representatives are designated by the presidents of participating institutions.

Abilene Christian University
Dr. Laura Carroll

Alamo Colleges District
Ms. Alejandra Bueno

Austin Community College District
Ms. Sharon Miller

Angelo State University
Mr. David Morales

Baylor University
Dr. Eduardo Contreras Jr.

Dallas Baptist University
Mr. Phil Armstrong

Huston-Tillotson University
Dr. Michael Hirsch

Lamar University
Dr. Mustapha Jourdini

Lone Star College
Ms. Perzen Akolawala

Midwestern State University
Dr. Michael Mills

Paul Quinn College 
Dr. Ervin James III

Prairie View A&M University
Dr. Godlove Fonjweng

Rice University
Ms. Andy Meretoja

Sam Houston State University
Ms. Jessie Miller

St. Edward’s University
Dr. Emma Woelk

Stephen F. Austin State University
Ms. Heather Catton

Tarleton State University
Dr. Emily McLemore

Texas A&M International University
Ms. Yamel Muzquiz

Texas A&M University
Dr. Holly Hudson

Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi
Dr. Ahmed Mahdy

Texas A&M University-Kingsville
Ms. Nicolette Dacke

Texas A&M University-Texarkana
Dr. Jennifer Davis

Texas State University
Dr. Howard Balanoff

Texas Tech University
Dr. Elizabeth Trejos-Castillo  

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
Ms. Michelle Ensminger

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso
Dr. Richard Lange

Texas Woman’s University
Dr. Annie Phillips Munson

Trinity University
Dr. Katsuo Nishikawa Chávez

University of Houston
Amb. Michael Pelletier

University of Houston-Clear Lake
Dr. Bianca Schonberg

University of Houston-Downtown
Ms. Claudia Baba

University of the Incarnate Word
Mr. Marcos Fragoso

University of North Texas
Dr. Pia Wood

University of North Texas at Dallas
Ms. Courtney Rogers

The University of Texas at Arlington
Mr. Jay Horn

The University of Texas at Austin
Dr. Sonia Feigenbaum

The University of Texas at Dallas
Dr. Jennifer Hilton Montero

The University of Texas at El Paso
Dr. Dania Brandford-Calvo

The University of Texas Permian Basin
Ms. Lorinda Tercero

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
Dr. Samantha Lopez

The University of Texas at San Antonio
Dr. Lisa Montoya

The University of Texas at Tyler
Ms. Cynthia Martinez


Ajman University
Ms. Hanine Bou Antoun 

The American University in Cairo
Ms. Sarah Shalash

American University of Beirut
Ms. Basma Zeidan

American University of Iraq, Sulaimani
Dr. Rachel Laribee Gresk

Asian University for Women
Dr. Beena Khurana

Badr University in Cairo
Dr. Cheherezade Ghazi 

Centennial College
Dr. Preetee Gopee-Vandenbroek

Central University of Technology, Free State
Ms. Refilwe Moleyane

Dar Al-Hekma University
Ms. Muzna Al-Quaiti

Galala University
Dr. Mona Mostafa Mohamed

King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
Ms. Francesca Zupin 

Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology
Dr. Eric Appau Asante

Prince Mohammed Bin Fahd University
Dr. Mohammad Hussein Bashayreh

Qatar University
Dr. Mohamed Ahmedna

Riga Business School
Ms. Paula Elksne

Southern University College, Malaysia
Dr. Teh Geok Bee

The University of Waikato
Ms. Jaydene Meadows

Universidad Veritas
Dr. Alejandra Barahona

University of Roehampton, London
Ms. Chloe Green

University of Strathclyde
Mr. Rory McDiarmid