Office of the Dean

Bauer College Board

The Bauer College Board (BCB) works with the dean of the Bauer College to create a strong and enduring relationship between the college and the business community. The BCB provides input on a number of critical issues, including strategy, thought leadership, student engagement and curricular relevance. In addition, the BCB assists with garnering the monetary support needed to maintain and enhance the reputation of the C. T. Bauer College of Business.


  • Paul A. Pavlou, Ph.D.

    Dean Paul A. Pavlou, Ph.D.

    Cullen Disinguished Chair
    C. T. Bauer College
    of Business

  • Paul Peacock

    Paul Peacock

    BBA '81
    Retired Partner

    Pricewaterhouse Coopers LLP (PwC)

    Chair, Bauer College Board

  • Elaine Willits Finger

    Elaine Willits Finger

    BBA '92
    Real-Estate Consultant

    The Finger Companies

    Vice-Chair, Bauer College Board

  • Bala V. Balachandran

    Bala V. Balachandran

    Visiting Professor, Acct. and Info Management
    Northwestern University

  • Dan Bellow

    Dan Bellow

    President - Houston
    Jones Lang LaSalle

  • J. Downey Bridgwater

    J. Downey Bridgwater

    BBA ’84
    President - Houston Market


  • Michael J. Cemo

    Michael J. Cemo

    BS ’68
    Michael J. Cemo Interests

  • Anthony R. Chase

    Anthony Chase

    Chairman & CEO
    ChaseSource, LP

  • Joel Cowley

    Joel Cowley

    President & CEO
    Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo

  • Samuel DiPiazza Jr.

    Samuel DiPiazza

    MS ACCY '73
    Retired, CEO


  • Wang Dongjin

    Wang Dongjin

    President & Deputy General Manager
    China National
    Petroleum Corp.

  • Milton Frankfort

    Milton Frankfort

    BBA ’67
    Frankfort Lipp Capital Advisors, LLC

  • Bob Gray

    Bob Gray

    Mayer Brown LLP

  • Kenneth J. Guidry

    Kenneth J. Guidry, CPA

    BBA '77
    PKF Texas

  • C. Gregory (Greg) Harper

    Greg Harper

    MBA ’97
    President & CEO

    Blue Mountain Midstream, LLC

  • Natara Holloway

    Natara Holloway

    BBA ’98
    VP, Strategic Planning & Business Development, Y&HS Football

    National Football League

  • Karen W. Katz

    Karen W. Katz

    MBA ’82
    Retired CEO & President

    Neiman Marcus

  • Fran Keeth

    Fran Keeth

    ’77, MS ACCY ’80, JD ’88
    Retired CEO

    Shell Chemicals Inc.

  • Paal Kibsgaard

    Paal Kibsgaard

    Chairman & CEO
    Schlumberger Limited (SLB)

  • Elizabeth Killinger

    Elizabeth Killinger

    BBA ’91
    President - NRG Retail & Reliant
    NRG Energy

  • Duy-Loan T. Le

    Duy-Loan T. Le

    MBA ’89
    Retired, Senior Fellow

    Texas Instruments (TXN)
    Board of Directors:
    National Instruments, eSilicon, Axcelis, Medigram

    Executive Advisory Committee

  • Robert Lewey

    Robert Lewey

    IES Holdings, Inc.

  • Aylwin B. Lewis

    Aylwin Lewis

    MBA ’90
    Former President & CEO

    Potbelly Sandwich Works

  • Scott McClelland

    Scott McClelland

    President - H-E-B Houston

  • David L. Mendez

    David Mendez

    Vice Chariman
    JPMorgan Chase

  • Mark Mize

    Mark Mize

    EVP, Chief Financial Officer & Treasurer
    Halcón Resources

  • Mark G. Papa

    Mark G Papa

    MBA ’80
    Chairman & CEO

    Centennial Resource Development, Inc.

  • Richard G. Rawson

    Richard Rawson

    BBA ’72
    Retired President & Board of Directors Member

    Insperity, Inc.

  • S. Glynn Roberts

    S. Glynn Roberts

    MBA ’91
    SGR Oil and Gas Interests, LLC

  • M. Russ Robinson

    Russ Robinson

    Robinson Brown Investments

  • Diane M. Scardino, FACHE

    Diane M. Scardino, FACHE

    BBA ’92
    Vice President
    Texas Children's Health Plan

  • Sam Schreiber

    Sam Schreiber

    BBA ’74
    Chain Bridge Bank, N.A.

  • Zin Smati

    Zin Smati

    Chairman & CEO;
    Senior Advisor

    LifeEnergy; LS Power

  • Steve Stagner

    Steve Stagner

    Executive Chairman
    & CEO

    Mattress Firm

  • Steve D. Stephens

    Steve D. Stephens

    Amegy Bank

  • Dave Warren


    Energy Alloys

  • Trey Wilkinson

    Trey Wilkinson

    BBA ’92, MBA ’02
    President & CEO

    Trinity Legacy
    Partners, LLC

  • Bruce A. Williamson

    Bruce Williamson

    MBA ’95
    Chairman, President
    & CEO

    Southcross Energy Holdings

  • Floyd Wilson

    Floyd Wilson

    Chairman, President
    & CEO

    Halcón Resources

  • Darren Wolfman

    Darren Wolfman

    BBA ’81
    Sr. Manager, Tax
    Easley, Endres, Parkhill & Brackendorff P.C.