Officers & Committees

Region V Officers and Executive Committee Members-at-Large

The officers for region V are elected on an annual basis and announced at the regional meetings held in the spring of each year.

Executive Committee

The executive committee is responsible for the general oversight of regional operations. This committee consists of the regional officers and three at large members elected by the region members.

NCURA Region V Executive Committee Members (effective May 3, 2018)

Chair

Michael R. Castilleja
University of the Incarnate Word

Chair-elect

Katie Plum
Angelo State University

Immediate Past Chair

Thomas B. Spencer, PhD, MBA
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas

Secretary

Tonya Pinkerton, PhD, CRA
Texas Tech University

Treasurer

Courtney F. Swaney, MPA, CRA
University of Texas at Austin

Treasurer Elect

Roxanne Smith Parks
Lamar University)  (Effective January 1st, 2018

Member

Becky Castillo
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center) (Effective January 1st, 2018

Member

Michelle
Mickey) Stevenson, PhD (University of Texas San Antonio) (Effective January 1st, 2018

Member

Krystal Toups
Rice University

Member

TBD — Chair Appointed

Region V Member of the National Board of Directors

Katherine Kissmann, CRA
Texas A&M University System

Region V Member of the National Leadership and Development Committee

Robyn Remotigue, MPPA, CRA
UNT, Health Science Center, Fort Worth

Publication/Communications Committee

Chair

Thomas B. Spencer
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas

Facebook/ Twitter Social Media Officer

Hollie Schreiber
Oklahoma State University

Facebook Social Media Officer

Becky Castillo
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

LinkedIn Social Media Officer

Lizette I. Gonzales
Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Twitter Social Media Officer

Scott Davis
University of Oklahoma Health Science Center

Website Team

Webmaster

Thomas B. Spencer
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas

Guidebook Administrator / Assistant Webmaster

R. Gabe Cavazos
University of Texas at Dallas

Graphic Designer

Angela D. Adair
University of Texas at Austin

Volunteer Coordinator

John Valenta
Texas Medical Center

Membership/Hospitality Committee

Chair

Melody Bell
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Member

Krystal R. Toups
The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

Member

Natalia Z. Alejandro
MD Anderson

Member

Robyn Remotigue
UNT Health Science Center

Member

Tracey Johnson
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Member

Vanessa O. Lopez
The University of Texas at Austin

Member

Shelly Berry-Hebb
Texas A&M University

Finance Committee

Committee Co-Chairs
Tribbie Grimm
Kristi Mercer,

Member
Adrienne Blalack

 

Mentoring, Leadership and Professional Development Committee

Chair

Katherine Kissman
TAMU

Member

Shelly Berry-Hebb
TAMU

Member

Mary Veazie
UT MD Anderson

Member

Robyn Remotigue
UNT, HSC, Fort Worth

Site Selection Committee

Chair

Shelly Berry-Hebb
TAMU

Member

Katherine Kissman
TAMU

Member

Michael Castilleja
University of the Incarnate Word