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2018 Prairie View A&M University The Business of the University Conference

As We Rise: Cultivating a Culture of Growth


November 7-9, 2018 | Hotel Alessandra | Houston
Learn what campus business professionals across the nation at Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs) are doing to ensure they innovate, elevate, and revitalize their university business model to cultivate a culture of growth. Participants will receive insightful information that will enable them to escalate the economic impact of their institutions.

Finance Leadership Workshop

Who should attend

  • Bursar Office Administrators
  • Bursar Office Managers
  • Chief Financial Officers
  • Chief Information Officers
  • Human Resource Officers
  • Officers in a Business Affairs Department or related function

What You Will Learn

NACUBO’s professional development programs are designed to deliver the skills, concepts, and best practices for success to individuals in the business of higher education. The following course information is provided to help you determine the best learning experience to meet your needs.

  • Develop and broaden the relationship with colleagues at other like institutions
  • Discuss current issues and opportunities germane to minority serving institutions (MSIs) as well as small colleges and universities
  • Gain a broader and more comprehensive perspective of the role the Business Office plays in student success

No prerequisites and/or advance preparation required.

Meet The Speakers

Wayne Barnett


Corey Bradford

Prairie View A&M University

Dee Brown

P3 Group

Teri Bump

American Campus Communities

Derrick Elder

Prairie View A&M University

Sidney Evans

Morgan State University

Helen Giddings

Texas House of Representatives

Alicia Harvey-Smith

Lone Star College System

Johnathan Holifield

White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities

Jim Hundrieser

AGB Search

Troy LeMaile-Stovall

University of the District of Columbia

Lucille Mauge

Clark Atlanta University

Juan Munoz

University of Houston - Downtown

James Palmer

Prairie View A&M University

Alan Robertson

Morehouse College

Ruth Simmons

Prairie View A&M University

Calvin Stamps

Bretwood Capital Partners

Cynthia Teniente-Matson

Texas A&M University - San Antonio

E. Joahanne Thomas-Smith

Prairie View A&M University

Ashley Wicks

Butler Snow, LLP

Joseph Williams

Wheatley High School

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CPE Information

Participants will be awarded up to 11 CPE credits for this group live event. CPE credits can be earned in the following category(ies): Management Services. Learning Level for this program is Intermediate.


CPE Details

NACUBO is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website



The registration fee covers the attendance for one person and includes session admittance, breakfasts, lunches, refreshment breaks and access to program materials. Early bird registration for both members and non-members end on 9/21/2018. 

Non-Member Member Advance


Advance Registration

Expired on Sep 21

Non-Member Member Standard


Standard Registration

Expired on Nov 10


Day 1

Show Full Day

Day 2

Show Full Day

Day 3

Show Full Day

Hotel & Travel Information

Rooms Rate

Single: $199.00 Book Room Here

Double: $199.00 Book Room Here

Phone Reservation: 844.204.5851

Rates guaranteed until (subject to availability): 11/06/2018

Enter the 21-story hotel and take in her minimalist approach to décor and design that plays with heights, volume, and natural light. Alessandra's striking architecture and intriguing shapes reinforce a classical symmetry, resulting in an ideal placement of both indoor and outdoor spaces. Stylishly streamlined, the sophisticated guest rooms and suites showcase a perfect complement of comforts.