College of Liberal Arts

Liberal Arts Advisory Council

The College of Liberal Arts Advisory Council is a dedicated group of volunteers who all share a passion for the liberal arts. Members are made up of both alumni and friends of the college. Together with the dean, the Advisory Council works to further the college’s initiatives, both academic and philanthropic.

College of Liberal Arts Advisory Council, 2014-2015

Fields Alexander, Chair
Allison Wagner, Vice-Chair

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John Adolph
Dallas, TX
BA, Plan II & Government, 2004
JD, SMU, 2007

Photo Fields Alexander

Fields Alexander
Houston, TX
BA, English, 1987
JD 1992

Photo Gordon Appleman

Gordon Appleman
Fort Worth, TX
BA, Economics, 1959
JD, Harvard, 1962

Photo Michael G. Appleman

Michael G. Appleman
Fort Worth, TX
BA, Plan II, 1990
JD 1993

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Margaret Arrington
Dallas, TX
BA, Mathematics, 1961

Mote Baird

Morton W. Baird, II
San Antonio, TX
BA, Plan II, 1971
JD 1975

Photo Stephen P. Ballantyne

Stephen P. Ballantyne
San Antonio, TX
BA, Economics, 1972
MBA, Finance, 1974
JD 1977

SteveBaron

Steve Baron
Dallas, TX
BBA, 1986
JD 1988

Photo David Q. Bates Jr.

David Q. Bates, Jr.
San Antonio, TX
BA, History, 1975

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Peggy A. Beckham
Abilene, TX
BA, Plan II, 1956

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Philip Benson
San Antonio, TX
BA, Government, 1963
JD, St. Mary's, 1968

ann biggs

Ann R. Biggs
Fort Worth, TX
BA, Geography, 1972

Ann_Brinkerhoff

Ann B. Brinkerhoff
Houston, TX
BA, Sociology, 1949

Photo Gary E. Bushell

Gary E. Bushell
Austin, TX
BA, Economics, 1964
JD 1967

Photo Stephen R. Butter Jr.

Stephen R. Butter, Jr.
Austin, TX
BA, Plan II, 1993
BBA, Accounting, 1993
JD 2003

Photo Cindy M. Carter

Cindy M. Carter
Dallas, TX
BBA, 1973

Photo Coby C. Chase

Coby C. Chase
Austin, TX
BA, Government, 1986

coats_stephen

Stephen S. Coats
New York, NY
BA, Government, 1993
JD 1997

cook_james

James F. Cook
San Francisco, CA
BA, Economics, 1982

Photo Christi L. Craddick

Christi L. Craddick
Austin, TX
BA, Plan II, 1991
JD 1995

Photo Christina Melton Crain Christina Melton Crain
Dallas, TX
BA, Government, 1988
JD 1991
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Scott Crutchfield
Beaumont, TX
BA, Economics, 1989
JD, St. Mary's, 1991

dannenbaum

Shirley M. Dannenbaum
Houston, TX
BA, English, 1961

bill davidson

William C. Davidson, Jr.
Austin, TX
BA, Plan II, 1960
JD 1963 

clarice davis

Clarice M. Davis
Dallas, TX
BA, Government, 1962
MA, Government, 1964
JD 1968 

Photo Maureen H. Decherd

Maureen H. Decherd
Dallas, TX
BA, English, 1973

decleva

Paul DeCleva, Jr.
Dallas, TX
BA, Philosophy, 1975
JD, SMU

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Thomas R. Delatour, Jr.
Beijing, China
BBA, Accounting, 1976

dupree_rob

Robert B. Dupree
Fort Worth, TX
BA, Government, 1986

maryjaneedwardds

Mary Jane Edwards
Fort Worth, TX

Photo Robert B. Egan

Robert B. Egan
Sugar Land, TX
BA, Economics, 1963

ferguson

Becky Baskin Ferguson
Midland, TX
BS, Radio-TV-Film, 1976

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Devin L. Geoghegan
New York, NY
BA, History, 2000

larry germer

Lawrence L. Germer
Austin, TX
BA, Plan II, 1963
JD 1966

Photo Julius Glickman

Julius Glickman
Houston, TX
BA, Plan II, 1962
JD 1966

jerrygrammer

Jerry R. Grammer, Ph.D.
Austin, TX
BA, Sociology, 1969
MA, SMU, Psychology, 1972
PhD, UT Southwestern Medical School Dallas, Psychology, 1982

judye_hartman

Judye G. Hartman
Houston, TX
BA, Math, 1964

Hayes

Jeff Hayes
Port Arthur, TX
BBA, 1962

lisa henken

Lisa C. Henken
Austin, TX
BA, Psychology, 1998

Photo Barbara Nelson Hinds

Barbara Nelson Hinds
Houston, TX
BA, Plan II, 1962

Photo Claire K. Holshouser

Claire K. Holshouser, M.D.
San Antonio, TX
MD, UT Health Sciences San Antonio, 1981 

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The Honorable Harry L. Hudspeth
Austin, TX
BA, Government, 1955
JD 1958

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Katinka Howell
Dallas, TX
BA, Plan II, 1986
JD, Baylor, 1990

jerry_hughes

Jerry L. Hughes
Austin, TX
BA, Plan II, 1960
JD 1964

Photo Robert C. Hunter

Robert C. Hunter
Houston, TX
BA, Plan II, 1963

melindanelson_jackson

Melinda Nelson Jackson
Houston, TX
BA, Plan II, 1989
MBA 1993

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Lenoir M. Josey, II
Houston, TX
BA, Plan II, 1964
LLB/JD, 1966
MBA, Harvard, 1968

dee kelly

Dee J. Kelly, Jr.
Fort Worth, TX
BA, History, 1982
JD 1985

Photo Patricia Kelso

Patricia Kelso
San Francisco, CA

Photo Suzon S. Kemp

Suzon S. Kemp
Austin, TX
BA, Psychology, 2000

Photo John C. Kerr John C. Kerr
San Antonio, TX
JD 1972
Photo Shirley F. Kline Shirley F. Kline
San Antonio, TX
BA, History, 1951
knolle_sueellen

Sue Ellen Knolle, M.D.
Austin, TX
BA, Plan II, 1961
MD, UTMB Galveston, 1969

lancaster

Whitney Lancaster
Darien, CT
BA, Economics, 1995
MBA, Columbia, 2002 

latham

Ryan Latham
Midland, TX
BA, Plan II, 2005
JD, Baylor Law School, 2009

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Gregory O. Lipscomb
Austin, TX
BA, Liberal Arts, 1964
LLB/JD 1966
MPA, Harvard, Public Administration, 1978
MA, Johns Hopkins, Creative Writing, 2000

Photo Patrick S. Lutts Patrick S. Lutts
San Antonio, TX
BA, Economics, 1962
mason

LaVonne Mason
Austin, TX
BS, Howard University, General Home Economics, 1969
MEd, Prairie View A&M University, Guidance & Counseling, 1974

matthews

Charles Matthews
Dallas, TX
BA, Government, 1967
JD, University of Houston, 1970

 james_mcbride

James W. McBride
Washington, DC
BA, Plan II, 1961
JD 1962

Photo Tara G. McCown Tara G. McCown
Dallas, TX
BA, Liberal Arts, 1971
kentmggaughy

Kent McGaughy
Dallas, TX
BA, Plan II, 1994
MBA, Harvard, 1998

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Virginia L. McIntyre
Houston, TX
BA, Computer Science, 1977

Photo Brian T. McLaughlin Brian T. McLaughlin
Midland, TX
BA, Plan II, 1983
JD 1986
mcmillan_richard

Richard T. McMillan II
Fort Worth, TX
BA, History, 2003
JD 2006

Photo Max K. Miller Max K. Miller, Ph.D.
Austin, TX
BS, Physics, 1957
MA, Mathematics, 1963
PhD, Mathematics, 1966
Photo Sylvia Miller Sylvia Miller
Austin, TX
Music Education, 1956
miran_mimi

Mildred (Mimi) Rose Miran, Ph.D.
Aldie, VA
BA, History and International Studies, 1959
MA, Linguistics and Japanese, 1970
PhD, Lingusitics, 1975

musselman

Luke Musselman
Midland, TX
BA, History, 2006

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Brad Nes
Washington, D.C.
BA, Government, 2001
MSt, Oxford University, 2002
JD 2005

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Dudley Oldham
Houston, TX
BA, Chemistry, 1964
LLB/JD 1966

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Susan Palombo
Austin, TX
BA, Plan II, 1980
MBA, Minnesota, 2001

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Robert L. Patton, Jr.
Fort Worth, TX
BBA, Finance, 1985
JD, St. Mary's University, 1988
LLM, SMU, 1989

Photo Jeane H. Pendery Jeane H. Pendery
Dallas, TX
BA, German, 1967
robert_phaneuf Robert E. Phaneuf
Broken Arrow, OK
BA, Psychology, 1968
MBA, Finance, 1972
russellpost Russell Post
Houston, TX
BA, Plan II, 1991
MA, History, Stanford University, 1992
JD, University of Virginia, 1996
EmmyLou_Prescott

Emmy Lou Prescott
Fort Worth, TX
Mount Vernon College, Washington, DC

Ramsey Frances Morgan Ramsey
Austin, TX
Attended UT Plan II, 1957-1959
BA, SMU, English, 1961
MA, SMU, Comparative Literature, 1968
courtney_traweek Courtney Rau
Houston, TX
BA, French, 2007
Reynolds Bill Reynolds
San Antonio, TX
BA, Architecture, 1972
MBA, Texas A&M Corpus Christi, 1983
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Matthew R. Ridewood
San Antonio, TX
BA, Government, 2007
MA, UTSA, Political Science, 2015

roberts_harry

Harry M. Roberts, Jr.
Dallas, TX
BBA, SMU, 1960
LLB/JD, Harvard, 1963

NancyBeth_Roberts

Nancy Beth Roberts
Dallas, TX
BA, Plan II & History, 1961

Robinson Amy Abbey Robinson
San Antonio, TX
BA, Plan II, 1989
MBA 1996
CIMA, Wharton, 2004
Photo Louan Rogers Louan Rogers
Midland, TX
BA, English, 1961
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Melanie Rubin
Dallas, TX
BA, Plan II, 1989
MPA, LBJ, 1991

Aaron Simpson Aaron Simpson
New York, NY
BA, Government, 1997
JD, UVA, 2002
Photo David P. Smith Jr David P. Smith, Sr.
Dallas, TX
BA, Plan II, 1967
JD 1968
terry smith Terry P. Smith
Houston, TX
BA, Plan II, 1981
JD 1984
sandra_snyder Sandra E. Snyder
Dallas, TX
BA, Plan II, 1961
Will Snyder William N. Snyder
Dallas, TX
BA, Plan II, 1989
JD 1992
stedman

Stuart Stedman
Houston, TX
BA, Plan II, 1979
MBA & JD, 1985

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Steven H. Stodghill
Dallas, TX
BA, Government, 1983
JD 1987

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John Tatum
Dallas, TX
BA, Economics, 1989

temple_louann

Louann A. Temple
Austin, TX
BA, English, 1956
MA, American Civilization, 1990

linda ryan thomas Linda Ryan Thomas
Longview, TX
BA, English, 1958
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John P. Thompson, Jr.
Dallas, TX
BA, SMU, Economics & Political Science, 1983

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Lee Roberts Thompson
Dallas, TX
BA, Plan II, 1989
JD 1993
MA, History, 1998
PhD, History, 2002

Photo Carolyn B. Townsend Carolyn B. Townsend
Dallas, TX
BA, English & History, 1966
Photo Peyton L. Townsend Peyton L. Townsend
Dallas, TX
BA, Government & History, 1962
darryl_traweek Darryl W. Traweek
Cypress, TX
BBA, Marketing, 1982
Photo Richard Vigness Richard Vigness, M.D.
Fort Worth, TX
BA, History, 1977
Photo Allison E. Wagner Allison E. Wagner
Fort Worth, TX
BA, English, 1983
walker_patrick

Patrick P. Walker
Dallas, TX
BA, Plan II, 1994
BBA Finance, 1994
MBA, Stanford, 1999

Photo Tom Ward Tom Ward
Washington, DC
BA, Government, 1954
Photo Marilyn M. White Marilyn M. White
Plano, TX
BA, Mathematics, 1959
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James C. Wynne III
Tyler, TX
BA, English, 1993