Waight named president of Fulbright Chapter in Houston

Consuelo Waight

Consuelo Waight, associate professor human resource development and director of the graduate programs at the University of Houston College of Technology has been appointed president of the Houston/ Southeast Texas Chapter of the Fulbright Association. This leadership role positions her to influence the growth of the region’s Fulbright applications. Waight was selected for a Fulbright Scholar Award in 2016 and spent a semester at the University of Belize assisting with the design and development of e-learning and training frameworks to promote performance-driven workplaces. She was also a Fulbright student at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

The mission of the Fulbright Association is to advocate for the Fulbright Program and promote international education. The vision of the association is a world where international exchange is widely recognized as a force for peace.