Class Notes

Class Notes is a dedicated space for alumni to share factual information about accomplishments and milestones such as promotions, awards/honors, career moves, wedding and birth announcements. Class Notes are considered for publication use throughout the University of Houston in print and digital formats.


Umesh Verma (F.S. ’80)

Umesh Verma (F.S. ’80)

Umesh Verma joined the American Diabetes Association (ADA) National Board of Directors as the Chairman of the Board January 1, …

Conor Bracken (M.F.A. ’15)

Conor Bracken (M.F.A. ’15)

Conor Bracken’s “Say Forgiveness” will be published in Ploughshares’s Winter 2019-20 issue. More…

Erica Contreras (’98)

Erica Contreras (’98)

Erica joined Endeavors as their Chief Learning Officer in Jan 2020. Endeavors is a non-profit company that serves Veterans, homeless …

Joseph Mills (M.B.A. ’92)

Joseph Mills (M.B.A. ’92)

Joseph has been elected to Riveria Resources’ Board of Directors. He will serve on the Audit Committee and the Compensation …

Ashley Wurzbacher (Ph. D. ’16)

Ashley Wurzbacher (Ph. D. ’16)

Ashley Wurzbacher has written a book titled Happy Like This. She has been honored for the 2019 National Book Foundation’s …

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