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Advisory Board

The Advisory Board consists of distinguished practitioners in the private equity markets who advise the Center director in the development of curriculum in the private equity area and in other activities sponsored by the Center. The current members of the Advisory Board are:

Founding Members:

Thomas O. Hicks
Chairman & CEO
Hicks Holdings LLC
Charles W. Tate
John R. Muse
Muse Family Enterprises
Jack D. Furst
Senior Advisor & Co-Founder     
HM Capital Partners LLC

Other Members:

Glenn Askew
Riata Capital Group
Bob Morse
Chief Executive Officer
Strattam Capital LLC
Cliff Atherton
Managing Director
GulfStar Group
Tony Neveling
Chief Financial Officer
eMortgage Logic LLC
Rajiv Bala
S3 Ventures
Patrick Pace
Senior Director-Healthcare and Lower/Middle Markets
John C. Bass
Chase Capital Corporation
Neil Randall
Director, Private Equity
Teacher Retirement System of Texas
Billy Charlton
Managing Director
Pavilion Alternatives Group LLC
Chirag H. Shah
DB Private Equity, Deutsche Bank
Robert K. Conklin
Senior Executive Vice President
The BVA Group, LLC
Brien Smith
Managing Director
Neuberger Investment Management
Philip A. Davidson
Managing Director and Founding Partner
Post Oak Energy Capital
Robert Strauss
Managing Director
Peak Rock Capital
Jason Downie
Managing Director & Founding Partner
Tailwater Capital LLC
Doug Swanson
Managing Partner
EnCap Investments
Brian Hegi
Senior Principal
Prophet Equity
Trey Thompson
Perella Weinberg
C. Rankin Hobbs
Chief Investment Officer
Chamber Interests
Edward Tonkon
Zebra Retail Solutions
George Karutz, Jr.
Pasadera Capital
Ryan Wald
Marling Equity Partners
Matt Lyons
Andrews Kurth LLP
Kent Wallace
Sterling Group
Holly McMullan
Apollo Capital Management