Dean's Advisory Council

Name Position/Title
Mary Beth Arcidiacono, LMSW GCSW Alumna '07
Carole Ashendorf, LCSW GCSW Alumna ‘95
Y. Alp Aslandogan, PhD Vice President, The Institute of Interfaith Dialogue
Angela Blanchard President & CEO, Neighborhood Centers, Inc.
Ruth Brodsky Community Volunteer
Sylvia Brooks, MSW Retired
Julie Crosswell, MSW GCSW Alumna '10
Greg Drummond CEO, West Oaks Hospital /
GCSW Alumnus '94
Felix Fraga, MSW Vice President for External Affairs, Neighborhood Centers, Inc.
Brenda Gallagher, MSW The Frank and Brenda Gallagher
Family Foundation
Barbara Henley, LCSW The Henley Foundation
Barbara Hermes Board of Trustees, HCPS Fund
Marjorie Jenkins, MSW Human Relations Consultant /
GCSW Alumna ‘76
Cecile Keeper, MSW Psychotherapist /
GCSW Alumna ‘78
Ronald C. Lewis Partner, Marshall & Lewis, LLP
Barbara D. Mackey, MSW GCSW Alumna ’92
Linda May Simmons Foundation
Rafael Medrano, MSW Community Relations Mgr. /
GCSW Alumnus ‘80
Rahul Mehta

CEO, Mehta Family Foundation

Andrew Millar HM British Consul General
Bob Navarro, MSW Retired /
GCSW Alumnus ‘76
Wayne L. Norden President & CEO, Near Northwest Management Dist.
Gordon Quan Co-Chairman, FosterQuan, LLP
Cindy Reibenstein, LCSW Reibenstein & Associates /
GCSW Alumna ‘88
Lawrence G. Root, MD Geriatric Psychiatrist
J. Victor Samuels Victory Packaging
Ed Smith President, Ed Smith & Associates, LLC
Karen Winston, LCSW Clinical Psychotherapist /
GCSW Alumna ‘92

 

Administration
Name Title Email Phone
Ira C. Colby Dean and Professor of Social Work
University of Houston
Graduate College of Social Work
icolby@uh.edu 713-743-8086
Connie Loyd Development Director
University of Houston
Graduate College of Social Work
clloyd2@uh.edu 713-743-3599
Sonia Ewing Administrative Assistant to the Dean
University of Houston
Graduate College of Social Work
sewing@uh.edu 713-743-8085