Back row, left to right:
Sr. Walter Maher, CCVI, vice president for Mission and Ministry, has been with UIW since 1972. Maher previously served as a general councilor for the Congregation of the Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word. She has a Master of Arts in marriage and family therapy from St. Mary’s University (TX); a Master of Arts in library science from Dominican University (IL); and a Bachelor of Arts in history and English from Incarnate Word College. Maher’s areas of responsibility include Mission, identity and ministry.
Douglas B. Endsley, vice president for business & finance, has been with UIW since 1993. A certified public accountant, Endsley has a Master of Business Administration from St. Mary’s University (TX); a Master of Public Affairs from Indiana University; and a Bachelor of Arts in political science from Indiana University. His areas of responsibility include the financial stability of the university and the two high schools managed by UIW.
Louis J. Fox, assistant to the president/community relations and campus security, has been with UIW since 2006. He has a Master of Public Administration from the University of Kansas; a Senior Executive Certificate from the JFK School of Government at Harvard University; a Bachelor of Science in public administration from the University of Missouri; and an Associate Degree in pre-business from Harris Teacher’s College (MO). Fox previously served as city manager of San Antonio and Lubbock. At UIW he is responsible for the management of the police department and he also assists and counsels the president on governmental and business matters as they pertain to UIW. Fox is also an instructor of management theory and practice in the H-E-B School of Business and Administration.
Dr. David M. Jurenovich, vice president for enrollment management and student services, has been with UIW since 1988. He holds a Ph.D. in guidance and counseling from St. Mary’s University (TX); a Master of Business Administration fromGannon University (PA); a Master of Science in counseling/college student personnel from Gannon University; and a Bachelor of Arts in psychology from Gannon College. Jurenovich’s areas of responsibilities include admissions, athletics, campus life, the registrar’s office and the financial assistance office.
Marcos Fragoso, vice president for international affairs, has been with UIW since 2004. He has a Master of Business Administration and a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of the Incarnate Word. Fragoso is responsible for education, study abroad programs, the management of UIW campuses in China, Mexico, and Germany, and also the management of the McCombs Center Rosenberg Sky Room and the International Conference Center.
Vincent Rodriguez has served as assistant to the president/communications at the University of the Incarnate Word since 2000. Rodriguez has a Master of Arts in journalism from the University of Iowa (with thesis), where he was a Graduate Fellow. He has a Bachelor of Arts in journalism from TCU, with a minor in geography, and an executive education certificate from the JFK School of Government at Harvard University. He facilitates communications with internal and external constituencies of the president and conducts special projects on behalf of the president.
Dr. Marshall Eidson, vice president for information resources, has been with UIW since 2010. He holds an Ed.D. in higher education administration from the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor (TX); a Master of Library and Information Science from the University of Denver; a Master of Arts in religion from the Iliff School of Theology (CO); and a Bachelor of Science in finance from Trinity University (TX). His areas of responsibility include information technology, library services, institutional research, and web services.
Dr. Cyndi Wilson Porter, vice president for Extended Academic Programs, has been with UIW since 2000. She holds a Ph.D. in chemistry from the University of Akron; a Master of Science in chemistry from the University of Akron; and a Bachelor of Arts in chemistry from the College of Wooster (OH). Porter’s areas of responsibility include ADCaP (Adult Degree Completion Program); Universe Online; and management of high schools operated by UIW, Incarnate Word High School, St. Anthony Catholic High School, and UIW Prep.
Front row, left to right:
Dr. Kathleen Light, provost, has been with UIW since 1981. She holds an Ed.D. in adult and continuing education from Texas A&M University; a MSN in parent-child nursing from UT Health Science Center at San Antonio (TX); and a BSN from Incarnate Word College (TX). As UIW’s chief academic officer, Light is responsible for all academic affairs.
Sr. Kathleen Coughlin, CCVI, is vice president for institutional advancement. She has been with UIW since 2002. Coughlin has a master’s degree in healthcare administration from St. Louis University and a Bachelor of Nursing from Incarnate Word College. Her areas of responsibilities include major gifts, development, alumni relations, grants, fundraising, public relations and printing services.
Cynthia Escamilla, general counsel, has been at UIW since 2006. Escamilla has a J.D. from the University of Texas at Austin as well as a Bachelor of Science in advertising. Her areas of responsibility include human resources and directing all legal matters that pertain to the university and the high schools managed by UIW, including facilities, personnel and students.
Dr. Louis J. Agnese, Jr. has been president of the University of the Incarnate Word since 1985. He holds a Ph.D. in counselor education from the University of Pittsburgh; an Ed.S. in supervision of counseling services from Gannon University (PA); a Master of Education in counseling from Gannon University; and a Bachelor of Arts in history and psychology from St. Mary of the Plains College (KS). His areas of responsibility include management of the University of the Incarnate Word and the high schools operated by UIW, Incarnate Word High School, St. Anthony Catholic High School, and UIW Prep.
Dr. Annette Craven, president of the faculty senate, has been with UIW since 1999. A certified public accountant, she holds a Ph.D. in higher education administration and human communications from the University of Denver; a Master of Human Relations from the University of Oklahoma; a Master of Education from the University of Oklahoma; and a Bachelor of Science in business administration from the College of the Ozarks (MO). Craven, who is an associate professor of management, serves as the liaison between the faculty and administration.