executive council

University of the Incarnate Word
Executive Council

Executive Council

UIW Executive Council Outline

The Executive Council (President's Cabinet) is a decision-making body comprised of the university's vice presidents, select senior administrators and the president of the Faculty Senate.

  1. Dr. Louis J. Agnese Jr.
    Joined UIW: 1985
    Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh
    Ed.S., Gannon University (PA)
    M.Ed., Gannon University
    BA, St. Mary of the Plains College (KS)
    Areas of Responsibility: management of the University of the Incarnate Word, Incarnate Word High School and St. Anthony Catholic High School.
  2. Sr. Kathleen Coughlin, CCVI
    Vice President for Institutional Advancement
    Joined UIW: 2002
    MHA, St. Louis University
    BSN, Incarnate Word College
    Areas of Responsibility: alumni relations, development, grants, fundraising, public relations, printing services and Web management.
  3. Dr. Denise Doyle
    Joined UIW: 1988
    J.C.D., St. Paul University (Canada)
    Ph.D., University of Ottawa (Canada)
    J.D.L., St. Paul University
    MA, St. Paul University
    BA, St. Paul University
    BA, University of Victoria (Canada)
    Areas of Responsibility: UIW chief academic officer.
  4. Douglas B. Endsley
    Vice President for Finance and Technology
    Joined UIW: 1993
    MBA, St. Mary’s University (TX)
    MPA, Indiana University
    BA, Indiana University
    Areas of Responsibility: technology and financial stability of UIW, IWHS and SACHS.
  5. Cynthia Escamilla
    Legal Counsel
    Joined UIW: 2006
    JD, University of Texas at Austin
    BS, University of Texas
    Areas of Responsibility: human resources and legal matters that pertain to UIW, IWHS and SACHS, including facilities, personnel and students.
  6. Louis J. Fox
    Assistant to the President/Community Relations and Campus Safety
    Joined UIW: 2006
    MPA, University of Kansas
    BPA, University of Missouri
    Areas of Responsibility: police department and also counsels the president on governmental and business matters as they pertain to UIW.
  7. Dr. David M. Jurenovich
    Vice President for Enrollment Management and Student Services
    Joined UIW: 1988
    Ph.D., St. Mary’s University (TX)
    MBA, Gannon University (PA)
    MS, Gannon University
    BA, Gannon College
    Areas of Responsibility: Admissions, athletics, campus life, registrar’s office and financial assistance.
  8. Sr. Helena Monahan, CCVI
    Joined UIW: 1972
    Ph.D., St. Louis University
    JD, University of Houston
    BA, Incarnate Word College
    Areas of Responsibility: oversight on accreditation issues and new program development.
  9. Sr. Audrey O’Mahony, CCVI
    Assistant to the President/Mission Effectiveness
    Joined UIW: 1975
    Ed.D., University of San Francisco
    MA, The Catholic University of America
    BA, Incarnate Word College
    Areas of Responsibility: articulation of the Mission statement, its core values and Incarnational theology.
  10. Dr. Cyndi Wilson Porter
    Vice President for Extended Academic Studies
    Joined UIW: 2000
    Ph.D., University of Akron
    MS, University of Akron
    BA, College of Wooster
    Areas of Responsibility: ADCaP (adult degree completion program), Universe Online and preparatory programs, including IWHS and SACHS.
  11. Vincent Rodriguez
    Assistant to the President/Communications
    Joined UIW: 2000
    MA, University of Iowa
    BA, Texas Christian University
    Areas of Responsibility: internal and external communications for the president, special projects.
  12. Dr. Beth Senne-Duff
    Faculty Senate President, Associate Professor of Nutrition
    Joined UIW: 1991
    Ph.D., Colorado State University
    MS, University of Minnesota
    BS, Colorado State University
    Areas of Responsibility: serves as the liaison between the faculty and administration.
  13. Dr. Patricia Watkins
    Vice President for International Programs
    Joined UIW: 1988
    Ed.D., Texas A&M University
    M.Ed., Southwest Texas State University
    BA, University of St. Thomas (TX)
    Areas of Responsibility: international initiatives, management of the Rosenberg Sky Room and the Grossman International Conference Center.