Frogs on the Move

November 8, 2017

Casey Randall '18 is a Frog on the Move!

His new role as Operations Manager at Amazon in Coppell, Texas comes after three years at EVP of Talent Development and University Relations at TCU.

November 1, 2017

Cody Loverin ‘18 is a Frog on the Move!

He’s now Director, Account Management & Sales Operations at Gravity Oilfield Services. Cody's previous position was Enterprise Account Manager at Light Tower Rentals, Inc.

October 23, 2017

Jason Hartley '13 is a Frog on the Move!

He’s been promoted to Vice President, Facility Operations at UNT Health Science Center after 17 years as Executive Director Facilities Management. Congratulations, Jason!

October 20, 2017

Ben Simpson '17 is a Frog on the Move!

He’s now Vice President, Phoenix Operations at Optima Tax Relief. Ben previously served as Executive VP of Operations at Cablecam/Skycam LLC. 

October 15, 2017

Dan Van Ackeren '06 is a Frog on the Move!

He is now CEO at Regenerate Health. Prior to his new position, Dan was VP, Sales at Progressive Health Networks. 

October 5, 2017

Brian Morel ‘03 is a Frog on the Move!

His new position is Center of Excellence HSE Director – Americas at Jacobs Engineering. Prior to joining Jacobs Engineering, he was Director, Safety Process & OMS at BP Wind Energy.

   

September 28, 2017

Chris Davis '19 is a Frog on the Move!

He is now Plant Manager at Peterbilt Motors Company. Previously he served as Assistant Plant Manager at Peterbilt Denton, PACCAR.

September 20, 2017

Steven Kim '19 is a Frog on the Move!

Formerly the client intelligence center manager at Citi, he is now the intelligence strategy lead at AIG.

September 8, 2017

Brenda DeVore '10 is a Frog on the Move!

She is now the Owner of Devore Wealth Management. Congratulations, Brenda!

August 30, 2017

David Aspinall '18 is a Frog on the Move!

He’s now President and Chief Sales Officer at Sales Enablement Partners. David previously served as President, South Area, Sprint Business at Sprint.

August 15, 2017

Kary Lalani ‘13 is a Frog on the Move!

He's been named President and Chief Operating Officer at Lalani Lodging, Inc., a privately owned Texas based hotel management company where he previously acted as Vice President of Development. 

August 10, 2017

Mirza Sarwat '11 is a Frog on the Move!

He's now Platform Director F&I at Stanley Auto Group, one of the largest privately owned family dealer groups in Texas. Prior to his new position, Mirza served as Sales Manager at Group 1 Automotive. Congratulations! 

July 20, 2017

Cathy Sheffield '10 is a Frog on the Move!

She's now the President of ThinkGiving, a gift leadership and consulting service to nonprofit organizations of all sizes. Congratulations, Cathy!

July 18, 2017

Dr. Deborah Morris-Harris '17 is a Frog on the Move!

Prism Health North Texas has named Dr. Morris-Harris as its first chief medical officer. The position was created to provide leadership in the organization’s clinical research studies department. Congratulations!

July 5, 2017

Kim Speairs ‘14 is a Frog on the Move!

She is now Director of Communications and Engagement at PCCA where she develops, implements and manages employee and member engagement and communications programs. Previously, she served as Director of Client Services at Balcom Agency. Congratulations, Kim!

June 14, 2017

David Culler '13 is a Frog on the Move!

His new role is IoT Solutions for the Central U.S. Region, Mexico and South America at PTC, a global provider of technology platforms. He previously served as Regional VP at SunSource. Congratulations, David!

June 9, 2017

Felipe Guiterrez '17 is a Frog on the Move!

He is now Director of Fund Development & Engagement at One Safe Place. He joins the Tarrant County non-profit after 17 years with AT&T. Congrats, Felipe!

May 30, 2017

Brian Krafft '17 is a Frog on the Move!

He's now CEO of Topographic, Inc. Previously, Brian served as COO of the company. Congratulations on your promotion, Brian!

April 20, 2017

Fabian Martinez '15 is a Frog on the Move!

He's now General Manager of Meso Maya’s new Fort Worth location. Congratulations, Fabian!

March 29, 2017

Tom Stallings '08 (December) is a Frog on the Move!

The former chief of staff for Tarrant County Judge Glen Whitley, and two business partners have formed Mosaic Strategic Partners, a public and governmental affairs and technology strategy firm based in Fort Worth. Congratulations, Tom!

February 16, 2017

Alvar Diaz '11 is a Frog on the Move!

He is now Vice President, Sales & Marketing at P&H Casters. Previously, he served as Business Development Manager at 3M. Alvar joins classmate Jesse Peltier '11, P&H Casters President. Congrats on the new position, Alvar!

February 8, 2017

Peter Sikes '17 is a Frog on the Move!

He previously served as Senior Manager of Analytics at Williamson-Dickie Mfg. Co., and now holds the position of Director of Customer Analytics & Execution for the company. Congratulations, Peter! 

February 2, 2017

Jessica Quigley '17 is a Frog on the Move!

She is now Senior Industrial Security Specialist/Agent with the Department of Defense. Previously, she served as Industrial Security Specialist/Agent. Congrats, Jessica!

January 31, 2017

Paul Allen '09 is a Frog on the Move!

Paul is now Director of Leasing at Peterbilt, a PACCAR Company. Previously, he held the position of General Manager, Texas, for PACCAR Leasing. Congratulations, Paul!

January 5, 2017

Scott Allen '02 is a Frog on the Move!

He is now a Tax and Consulting Partner at Cornwell Jackson, bringing his expertise in the oil and gas and construction industries and 25 years of experience in the accounting field. Congrats, Scott!

December 19, 2016

Josh Harbuck '12 is a Frog on the Move!

He is now an Executive Sales Representative at Smith & Nephew USA. Josh previously served as a Medical Devices – Business Development and Territory Manager at K&K Consulting. Congratulations, Josh!

December 13, 2016

Austin Tucker ‘15 is a Frog on the Move!

He is now assuming the role of AVP, Personal Risk Services - Global Risk Solutions at QBE North America. Previously, Austin was a Risk Solutions Technical Consultant at Nationwide. Congratulations, Austin!    

November 21, 2016

April Harris '12 is a Frog on the Move!

She is now Head of Client Services for Lighthouse for the Blind of Fort Worth. April previously served as Acting Executive Director for Trinity Sports Foundation. Congratulations on the new position, April!

November 2, 2016

Jeremy Spann ‘14 is a Frog on the Move!

He has joined Briggs Freeman Sotheby's International Realty as a sales associate where he will focus on local real estate while bringing international buyers to the table. Additionally, Jeremy is a managing partner at Stoneburgh Management, a consulting business offering business intelligence to accurately make profitable decisions. Congratulations, Jeremy!

October 25, 2016

Erik Johansson '13 is a Frog on the Move!

He was promoted to FCD Division Controller at Flowserve Corporation. He previously served as Director Controller Oil & Gas Sector for the organization. Congratulations, Erik!

October 20, 2016

Christopher Gay '15 is a Frog on the Move!

He's now Senior Emergency Manager at Dallas Fort Worth International Airport. In his new position, Christopher is part of a team responsible for taking Emergency Management and Continuity of Operations to the next level. Previously, he served as airport Fire Captain. Congratulations on the promotion, Christopher!

October 13, 2016

Jeff Montgomery '13 is a Frog on the Move!

He is now Vice President at Cendera Bank. Previously, he served as Vice President Lending at Pinnacle Bank. Congratulations, Jeff!

October 10, 2016

Ryan Reigle '14 is a Frog on the Move!

Ryan is now President at Saladmaster. Previously, he served as Director of International Sales at Saladmaster. Please join us in congratulating him!

September 27, 2016

Cornelius Appleberry '15 is a Frog on the Move!

Cornelius is now Vice President of Wholesale Loan Operations - Production at JPMorgan Chase in Fort Worth. Previously, he served as a Resolutions and Receivership Specialist at FDIC in Dallas. Congratulations, Cornelius!

September 9, 2016

Dr. Vance Dell '07 is a Frog on the Move!

Specializing in breast imaging, R. Vance Dell, MD, MBA, MHCM, FACR recently joined Cooper Clinic from John Peter Smith Hospital in Fort Worth where he served as Chair of the Department of Radiology from 2003-2009. Congratulations on your promotion, Dr. Dell!

August 29, 2016

Joel Coleman '12 is a Frog on the Move!

Joel is now Head of Business Line - Proficient Pipeline Diagnostics at ROSEN. Previously, he served as Operations Manager - Proficient Diagnostics at ROSEN. Congratulations on your promotion, Joel!

August 23, 2016

Cal Quigley IV '15 is a Frog on the Move!

Cal is now Career and Technical Education Academic Advisor, Health Care Professions at Tarrant County College. Previously, he served as Technology & Coordinator, College Exploration Program at the college. Congratulations, Cal!

July 26, 2016

Alicia Duran '07 is a Frog on the Move!

She is now CFO of the Center for Transforming Lives. Previously, Alicia spent 17 years at Lena Pope. Congratulations on your new position, Alicia!

July 1, 2016

Jennifer Deerman '17 is a Frog on the Move!

Jennifer is now a Broker Associate at Ebby Halliday, REALTORS. Previously, she was a Realtor Broker Associate at REMAX. Congratulations, Jennifer!

March 29, 2016

David Milhollon '14 is a Frog on the Move!

David is now Vice President of Lending at Heritage Land Bank. Previously, he served as Project Manager at Hernandez Consulting. Congratulations, David!

March 28, 2016

Mike Carter '02 is a Frog on the Move!

Mike is now Vice President of Lending at Heritage Land Bank. Previously, he served as Senior Vice President and Branch Manager at First Financial Bank. Please join us in congratulating Mike!

March 22, 2016

Joy Ovien '08 is a Frog on the Move!

Joy is now Manager, Fleet Transactions for American Airlines. Previously, she held the position of Principal, Fleet Transactions for the airline.
Congratulations, Joy!

March 21, 2016

Rodney Shrader '15 is a Frog on the Move!

Rodney is now Executive Vice President, Sales and Marketing at Acton Mobile, a provider of modular space rental services. Previously, he served as Chief Operating Officer for the company. Congrats, Rodney!

March 1, 2016

Cori Bergeron '12 is a Frog on the Move!

Cori is now the Senior Director of Customer Journey at RealPage. She will be focusing on driving change to process and product through identifying the ideal customer journey, driving definition of the processes needed to provide that journey and alignment on delivery of the projects, programs and key operational responsibilities required to move from current to future state process. Please join us in congratulating Cori! 

February 8, 2016

Ron Gomez '12 is a Frog on the Move!

Ron is now the Director of Business Development at Sodexo. He has responsibility for food service and facilities for K-12 public and private schools in Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico, Colorado, Kansas, Nebraska, Wyoming, North Dakota, and South Dakota. Ron was previously the District Manager, North Texas at ARAMARK. Please join us in congratulating Ron!

February 4, 2016

April Harris '12 is a Frog on the Move!

April is now the Acting Executive Director at Trinity Sports Foundation in Arlington. April was previously the VP of Development at Safe Haven of Tarrant County. Please join us in congratulating April!

February 3, 2016

Brian Morel '03 is a Frog on the Move!

Brian is now the Director of Safety Process & OMS at BP Wind Energy in Houston. Brian was previously the Safety and Operational Risk Manager at BP. Please join us in congratulating Brian!

February 1, 2016

Eric Davis '07 is a Frog on the Move!

Eric is now the Vice President of Sales Operations at IBM, Watson Health division in the DFW area. Eric was previously a Vice President of Sales Operations at McKesson. Please join us in congratulating Eric!

December 9, 2015

J.R. Holland '14 is a Frog on the Move!

He is now Senior Director of Major Gifts for the Texas Health Resources Foundation in Fort Worth. Previously, J.R. served as Director of Development for The First Tee of Fort Worth. Congrats, J.R.! 

November 20, 2015

Jason Byrne ‘14 is a Frog on the Move!

Jason has been promoted to Sr. Director, Corporate Relations at TCU – Texas Christian University. Previously, he was Director, Corporate Relations at TCU. Please join us in congratulating Jason!

November 17, 2015

Chris Moore ‘12 is a Frog on the Move!

Integrity Digital Solutions LLC is being acquired by Alphaeon Corporation.

“ALPHAEON expands access for our physicians to a broader portfolio, additional resources and rapid innovation,” said Chris Moore, CEO of Integrity Digital Solutions. “We truly believe that together we will be able to continue to offer innovative solutions and best-in-class service to our physicians and their patients."

Congratulations Chris and the Integrity Digital Solutions LLC team!

November 9, 2015

Jarie Bradley '15 is a Frog on the Move!

Jarie is now Chief People Officer at CitySquare where she is responsible for informing and implementing human resource strategy in support of the mission and strategic direction of the company. Previously, Jarie served as Vice President of Human Resources at CitySquare.

October 30, 2015

Paula Newman '03 is a Frog on the Move!

Paula is now Managing Director of Operations, Finance & Administration at the Grapevine Convention & Visitors Bureau. Previously, she served as Vice President of Finance at Lone Star Park. 

October 2, 2015

Donna Martinelli ‘15 is a Frog on the Move!

Donna is now the owner of Uptown Cheapskate – Fort Worth, an award-winning resale/thrift shop franchise. Donna and her family moved to Fort Worth last year and opened the franchise at 5230 Hulen Street. Previously, Donna was a program manager at Mission Essential in Georgia. 

September 24, 2015

Will Fulton '10 is a Frog on the Move!

Will is now the Senior Director, Commercial Sales at Erickson Incorporated in Portland, Oregon. Will was previously a Regional Sales Manager at Bell Helicopter in Seattle. 

September 22, 2015

Collin Hadley ‘14 is a Frog on the Move!

Collin is now the Marketing Director at DaVita. Previously, Collin was the Senior Directory, Brand Marketing at Smith & Nephew.

September 2, 2015

Mike Hamby '12 is a Frog on the Move!

Mike is now the Head of the U.S. Large Animal and Equine Business at Merial, a Sanofi company, in Duluth, GA. Mike was previously the National Business Director, U.S. Pork Business Unit at Zoetis, the largest global animal health company and former division of Pfizer. As a student, Mike was voted Most Outstanding Student by the faculty and Most Outstanding Class Member by his classmates.

August 31, 2015

Joel Coleman '12 is a Frog on the Move!

Joel is now an Operations Manager at ROSEN. He was previously a Field Services Manager at ROSEN. Joel served 20 years in the U.S. Army and was an ROTC Instructor at TCU before joining ROSEN in 2012. 

August 28, 2015

Wayne Vaughn '10 is a Frog on the Move!

Wayne is now the Director of Mental Health Clinic Services at Pecan Valley Centers in Granbury. Wayne was a Supervisor/Therapist at Lena Pope and has served 24 years in the Texas Air National Guard. 

August 26, 2015

Kenneth Cheung '08 (May) is a Frog on the Move!

Kenneth is now the Director of Business Operations at Dragon Tech Industrial. He was previously the VP of Business Development at Richseat Store Fixtures. 

August 1, 2015

Glenn Isbell '14 is a Frog on the Move!

Glenn is now Senior Vice President for Customer Support and Service at Bell Helicopter. Previously, he served as Vice President, Business Optimization where he was involved in nearly every aspect of Bell Helicopter's operations. 

July 1, 2015

Matt Smilor '14 is a Frog on the Move!

Matt is now the Director of the Neeley Values and Ventures Program at TCU. The program is an annual competition for undergraduate students around the world to pitch plans for for-profit enterprises that impact society in meaningful ways. 

May 20, 2015

Justin McMillan ‘13 is a Frog on the Move!

Justin is now the VP of Sales & Marketing at Integrity Directional Services, a directional drilling services company based in Fort Worth. Previously, Justin was the VP of Business Development for Ulterra Drilling Technologies. 

May 15, 2015

David Milhollon ‘14 is a Frog on the Move!

David is now a Project Manager at Hernandez Consulting, a project management firm specializing in construction, architecture, real estate development, and sustainability and energy management consulting. David is transitioning into the construction industry after 20+ years in banking and financial services. 

May 8, 2015

Yancy Qualls ‘12 is a Frog on the Move!

Yancy is now an Engagement Director for Humphreys & Associates (H&A), the leader in Earned Value Management programs and project performance measurement system design, development, implementation, evaluation, analysis, use and training. Yancy was the Manager of Integrated Program Scheduling at Bell Helicopter. He enjoyed a 16+ year experience at Bell before joining H&A. 

May 1, 2015

Mike Field ‘14 is a Frog on the Move!

Mike is now Managing Partner at Catalyst Partners, a strategy consulting firm focused on acquiring minority equity positions in technology-focused start-up entities with the potential for rapid scale. Previously, Mike was the CEO of Geomoto, a technology company delivering fleet tracking and GPS Vehicle Management services. 

April 21, 2015

Stacey Brewer ‘09 is a Frog on the Move!

Stacey is now the General Director of Corporate Audit Services at BNSF Railway. Previously, Stacey was the General Director of Business Unit Operations at BNSF.  

April 20, 2015

Chris Bullen ‘08 (December) is a Frog on the Move!

Chris is now the director of retail sales at Victory Blue in Fort Worth. Chris was previously director of commercial sales at RadioShack. 

April 15, 2015

Mahmood Cheema ‘15 is a Frog on the Move!

Mahmood is now a senior financial analyst, IT Services at GM Financial, where he is responsible for developing IT budgets for GM vendors such as Fidelity and PricewaterhouseCoopers. Previously, Mahmood spent seven years in lending with Fannie Mae and JPMorgan Chase.

April 10, 2015

Jim Doyle ‘07 is a Frog on the Move!

Jim recently finalized the sale of his company, Rocket Surgery, to Ross Video – a company that designs, markets, manufactures, and supports a wide range of innovative products for use in broadcast, distribution, live event and production applications. Jim will join Ross Video as the director of creative and technical services leading the creative services group. 

April 9, 2015

Kim Speairs ‘14 is a Frog on the Move!

Kim serves as director of account services at Balcom Agency, which recently earned the most ADDY Awards of any Fort Worth organization at this year’s American Advertising Federation – Fort Worth Awards. Balcom was honored with a gold ADDY for its Dairy Discovery Zone exhibition for Dairy MAX and two silver and five bronze ADDYs for clients in multiple industries. With a Gold ADDY at the district awards, Balcom will move on to compete in the national competition, to be held in June. 

April 3, 2015

Ryan Jaggi ‘11 is a Frog on the Move!

Ryan is now a partner with Brazos Midstream in Fort Worth. He was previously VP of engineering at Wildcat Midstream Partners 

April 1, 2015

Shannon Fletcher ‘15 is a Frog on the Move!

Shannon is now chief of staff to the Tarrant County Criminal District Attorney’s office. In her new role, she manages all non-attorney, non-investigative staff and the office’s community outreach, diversion, communications and victim assistance programs. 

March 4, 2015

Erin Stover ‘12 is a Frog on the Move!

Erin is now the global director of product line management at Corning Optical Communications. In her new role, she will lead Corning Optical Communications' global product line management team in life cycle management, development of long range and near term strategies, and execution of sustainable, profitable growth. Erin was a global product manager before being promoted in March 2015. 

February 24, 2015

Claudia Zavala ‘15 is a Frog on the Move!

Claudia’s management responsibilities recently expanded to include products in Men's Dickies' protective performance category. In her new role, she will help streamline product strategies and category management for Dickies.  

January 29, 2015

Rick Yoder ‘10 is a Frog on the Move!

Rick is now the vice president of construction at CGI Construction in Fort Worth. He was a senior estimator prior to his promotion. 

January 25, 2015

Kenneth Dean ‘15 is a Frog on the Move!

Ken is now the assistant chief of patrol operations with the City of Fort Worth Police Department. Formerly the deputy chief, Ken assumed the new role in January 2015.

January 10, 2015

Alicia Hicks ‘12 is a Frog on the Move!

Alicia is now vice president of marketing and business development at Hormonal Health and Wellness Centers, which includes locations in Southlake and Rockwall. In her new role, she develops and deploys strategic marketing plans as well as customer acquisition and CRM initiatives.

January 9, 2015

Kevin Grace ’15 is a Frog on the Move!

Kevin is now a general partner and principal at Enoetics, a start-up focused on sustainable real estate investment and servicing integration. Kevin is a serial entrepreneur who was the CTO of Nextlink, a second generation ISP offering a new experience with Internet and voice. Kevin serves as the CTO of Enoetics. 

January 5, 2015

David Avila ‘08 (May) is a Frog on the Move!

David is now the general manager and owner of Le Cep Restaurant in Fort Worth. Before launching his business, David spent more than 13 years in marketing and sales at Alcon, where he was the global marketing director of Alcon’s refractive surgery portfolio. 

January 2, 2015

Justin Spooner ‘10 is a Frog on the Move!

Justin is now the regional director of operations at Lifespace Communities, a not-for-profit corporation that operates retirement communities around the U.S. Justin joined Lifespace in September 2014 as director of special projects. Prior to joining Lifespace, he served as executive director of the Stayton at Museum Way, a senior living community in Fort Worth.