Academic Catalog 2021-2022

Regents of Administration

Board of Regents

Albert H. Myres, Chair, Houston, Texas

Marc C. Carter, Vice Chair, Houston, Texas

Pamela A. Medina, 2nd Vice Chair, Houston, Texas

James M. Benham, Secretary, College Station, Texas

Caroline Baker Hurley, Houston, Texas

Stephanie D. Nellons-Paige, Houston, Texas

Ron J. Price, Mesquite, Texas

Marilyn A. Rose, Houston, Texas

Mary Evans Sias, Ph.D., Richardson, Texas

Aaliyah M. Fleming, Student Regent, Conroe, Texas

Office of Board Relations

Faith Ruiz, Executive Director

Officers of Administration

Lesia Crumpton-Young, President

Lillian Poats, Acting Provost/ Sr. Vice President for Academic Affairs 

Kenneth Huewitt, Executive Vice President/Chief Operating Officer

Anita Lockridge, Vice President for Administration and Finance/Chief Financial Officer

Mario Berry, Vice President for Information Technology/Chief Information Officer

Teresa McKinney, Vice President for Student Affairs

Melinda Spaulding, Vice President for Communications and Advancement

Hao Le, General Counsel

Edieth Y. Wu, Faculty Senate Chair

Kevin Granger, Vice President of Intercollegiate Athletics

Heidi Smith, Chief of Staff

Officers of Academic Administration

Rasoul Saneifard, Interim Associate Provost/Associate Vice President for Faculty Affairs

Omonike Arike Olaleye, Interim Associate Provost/Associate Vice President for Research

Gregory H. Maddox, Dean of the Graduate School and Director of International Programs

David Yen, Dean, Jesse H. Jones School of Business

Rockell Brown, Interim Dean, School of Communication

Bernnell Peltier Glaze, Interim Dean, College of Education

Joan Bullock, Dean, Thurgood Marshall School of Law

Needha Boutte-Queen, Dean, College of Liberal Arts & Behavioral Sciences

George Kieh, Dean, Barbara Jordan-Mickey Leland School of Public Affairs

Rashid Mosavin, Dean, College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

Azime Saydam, Interim Dean, College of Science, Engineering and Technology

Dianne Jemison-Pollard, Dean, Thomas F. Freeman Honors College