Associate Director of Communications and Events
Troy Tabner assists the Career Development Office as the Associate Director of Communications and Events. After serving Rice Business in the Office of Technology for seven years Troy now employs his project management skills, organizational strengths, events management experience, and engaging creative spirit in support of the CDO’s ongoing communication with their various stakeholders. By aligning with the Rice Business brand, Troy’s contributions and collaborations aid in realizing the CDO’s strategic vision and ongoing mission to serve the MBA community at Rice in achieving their career goals.
Troy graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Multidisciplinary Studies from the University of Texas El Paso and is currently midway through the Master of Liberal Studies program here at Rice University. Outside of Rice Troy loves to spend his free time with his wife and son, and enjoys a variety of pastimes such as playing drums with his country band, painting, and expanding his collection of tchotchkes. Troy makes it a point to create time for the little things in life and joyfully finds purpose in connecting with others.