Rice Business Partners

Executive Committee

Greg Kusinski

Greg Kusinski

President, Rice Business Partners Board (Rice MBA '14)
Senior Advisor, Regulatory Affairs-Technology Strategy and Acceptance
Tatiana Chavanelle

Tatiana Chavanelle

Immediate Past President, Rice Business Partners Board (Rice MBA '09)
Director, Midstream Financial Operations, Phillips 66
Sima Jani

Sima Jani

Marketing, Digital & Communications Chair, Rice Business Partners Board (Rice MBA '14)
Senior Associate, KPMG
Troy Matherne

Troy Matherne

Events & Networking Chair, Rice Business Partners Board (Rice MBA '91)
VP Information Technology Frank’s International NV
Sarah Levinne

Sarah Levinne

Membership Committee Chair, Rice Business Partners Board (Rice MBA ‘01)
AVP, Revenue Cycle Operations, Memorial Hermann Health System
Anita Ying

Anita Ying

Student Engagement Chair, Rice Business Partners Board (M.D., Rice MBA '13)
Executive Medical Director; Associate Professor in Endocrinology, UT MD Anderson Cancer Center
Winston Elliott

W. Winston Elliott

Program Chair, Rice Business Partners Board (Rice MBA '17)
Senior Associate, Strategy, KPMG
Carolyn Galfione

Carolyn Galfione

Finance Chair, Rice Business Partners Board (Rice MBA '97)
Wealth Advisor and Director, Linscomb & Williams

Voting Members

James Andrews

James Andrews

(Rice MBA '16)
Director of Operations, Galveston Texas City Pilots
Byron Cooper

Byron N. Cooper

(Rice MBA '16)
President & COO, North Shore Steel
Stephanie Campbell

Stephanie Campbell

(Rice MBA '17)
Managing Director, Houston Angel Network
Michael Daniel

Michael Daniel

(Rice MBA '12)
Senior Manager, Enterprise Marketing, Baker Hughes
Diana Dao

Diana Dao

Realtor, Circa Real Estate LLC
Kevin Ding

Kevin Ding

(Rice MBA '03)
IT Manager, ExxonMobil
Carolyn Galfione

Carolyn Galfione

Finance Chair, Rice Business Partners Board (Rice MBA '97)
Wealth Advisor and Director, Linscomb & Williams
Nick Girardi

Nick Girardi

Senior Analyst, Investor Relations at Phillips 66 (Rice MBA '16)
Joseph Gomes

Joseph Gomes

(Rice MBA '14)
Associate Director, Offshore Operators Committee
Tamara Hughes

Tamara Hughes

(Rice MBA '16)
Principal, TMH Ventures, LLC
Cory Kennedy

Cory Kennedy

(Rice MBA '14)
Founder and CEO, Assurance Medication Management
Ed Klein

Ed Klein

Director of Business Development, BDO USA, LLP
Sarah Levinne

Sarah Levinne

Membership Committee Chair, Rice Business Partners Board (Rice MBA ‘01)
AVP, Revenue Cycle Operations, Memorial Hermann Health System
 Chris Mersinger

Chris Mersinger

(Rice MBA '14)
Vice President, Private Equity, CSL Capital Management
Denise Ozene

Denise Ozene

Owner, Ozene Real Estate Consultants
Jesus Patino

Jesus Patino

Past President, JGSAA (Rice MBA '10)
Commercial Manager, Intervention Services, Oceaneering International
Pedro Rodriguez

Pedro Rodriguez

(Rice MBA '09)
Director Strategic Relationships for Well Services and Rigs, BP
Jessica Sellers

Jessica Sellers

(Rice MBA '16)
Business Development Lead, Shell
Jennifer Soliman

Jennifer Soliman

(Rice MBA '13)
Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Office, Diamondback Energy
Brian Williams

Brian Williams

Consultant, Southern Mecaslin Group
Don Woo

Don M. Woo

(Rice MBA '16)
President, Mission Constructors, Inc.

Emeriti Rice Business Partners Presidents

Mr. Mike Alsup
President, Gimmal Group, Inc.
Mr. Sameer Bandhu
Vice President, Licensing & Technology Ventures, GE Ventures
Mr. T. Jay Collins
President & CEO, Oceaneering International, Inc
Ms. Beccy Cooke '01
RoundTableau, LLC
Mr. Bernie Fields '93
Principal, Bernard M. Fields Management Corp.
Mr. Carl Isgren
Mr. Ben Mayberry '76
Partner, Winston Sage Partners, Inc.
Mr. Larry Stuart
Principal, Stuart & Associates P.C.
Mr. Malcolm Waddell
Principal, Waddell Investments / Suzanne Bruce & Assoc.
Ms. Katherine Warren
Chief Administrative Officer, Joule Processing

Ex-Officio Members

Mr. Brad Burke
Managing Director, Rice Alliance for Technology & Entrepreneurship
Mr. Vincent Kaminski
Rice University
Mr. Walter Ulrich
President & CEO, Houston Technology Center