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Texas Medical Center CFO to give keynote address at UHV MBA Conference

SUGAR LAND – Denise Castillo-Rhodes, Texas Medical Center executive vice president and chief financial officer, will give a speech during Saturday’s University of Houston-Victoria Master of Business Administration Case Conference at UH Sugar Land.

Denise Castillo-Rhodes

Castillo-Rhodes is responsible for accounting, finance, tax compliance, procurement, and billing and collections at the Texas Medical Center. She joined the medical center staff in 2000 and has held her current position since 2008. Castillo-Rhodes serves on many boards in Greater Houston, including the UHV School of Business Administration Dean’s Advisory Council.

Since 2003, the conference has been the culmination of the MBA program. Students taking the MBA capstone course “Seminar in Strategic Management” are divided into teams. Each team will compete in the case competition, presenting analyses and recommendations for Waste Management.

Castillo-Rhodes will give her speech during a luncheon from noon to 1:15 p.m. in the UH Sugar Land Brazos Hall Multi-Purpose Room, 14000 University Blvd. The winning teams will be announced after lunch. Community members interested in attending the event should contact Jeff Blodgett, associate dean of the UHV School of Business Administration, at blodgettj@uhv.edu or 281-275-8830.

The University of Houston-Victoria, located in the heart of the Coastal Bend region, offers courses leading to more than 65 bachelor’s and master’s degree programs and concentrations in the schools of Arts & Sciences, Business Administration, Education & Human Development, and Nursing. UHV provides face-to-face classes at its Victoria campus as well as teaching sites in Fort Bend and Harris counties, and online classes that students can take from anywhere. Since its founding in 1973, UHV has provided students with a quality university education from excellent faculty at an affordable price.