Steering Committee

The mission of the MSF Steering Committee is to advise the program office in all aspects of program operations including but not limited to: recruiting, admissions, curriculum and career services. The MS Finance program would like to acknowledge the constant support of all its Steering Committee members who seek to advance the program.

Kevin Moore, CFA, CMT
Executive Professor, Department of Finance
Director of MS Finance Program

Allison Hayes ’11
Assistant Director of MS Finance Program

Rebecca Itz 
Advisor of MS Finance Program

Michael Ketzenberg, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Management Information Systems
Director of MS Finance Analytics Track

Mitch Lederman 
Associate Director, Career Management Center
MSF Career Coach

Kim Austin
Director, Mays Graduate Career Management Center

Ted Bland
Special Advisor
Retired from Stonegate Production Company, LLC, HSE & Land Owner Relations

Lemar Brown
Special Advisor
Executive Professor with Texas A&M MBA Program
Retired from Royal Dutch Shell, New Business Development

Lisa Burton, M.S. ’10
Senior Career Coordinator, Mays Business School

Kurt Felpel
Director of Master of Science in Economics Program, Department of Economics

Timothy Jacobs
Director of Interdisciplinary Engineering for Undergraduate and Graduate Programs

Natalie Kassenyeva, MSF ’99, CFA, PRM
Special Advisor
Director and Former President of the CFA Society of Houston

David Keller, CMT
Special Advisor
President of Sierra Alpha Research LLC
Former Managing Director of Research for Fidelity Investments
Past President of the Chartered Market Technician (CMT) Association

Adam Kolasinski, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Finance

Micheal Luu ’18
President of the MSF Student Society 2017-2018

Madalaine Stulce ’19
President-elect of the MSF Student Society 2018-2019

Sue Redman, CPA ’80
Executive Professor, Department of Accounting

Sorin Sorescu, PhD
Ruby and Earle A. Shields Jr. ’41 Chair in Investment Advising
Head of Department of Finance

Peter Veruki
Special Advisor
Retired from Vanderbilt University, Director of Corporate Relations