Commencement Information for Houston Campus
April 25, 2014
Where: Main Sanctuary of Christ Evangelical 8300 Katy Freeway Houston, TX 77024. Ceremony starts at 7:00 pm, graduates must check in by 5:00.
Deadlines: April 8 is the deadline for getting students names added to the program.
Regalia: Regalia will be available for student and faculty to pickup, Date and Time TBA- we will notify.
Seating information is Theater style. Please let us know if special seating or handicap seating is required.
Photographer: Callynth Photography, Will be taking pictures at 5:30pm in the setup area before the ceremony.
Organist: Susan Walker
Special Music: Evelyn Goodridge
Questions: If you need further clarification s please contact Veronica Garcia at firstname.lastname@example.org or 281-579-9977
Contact Information: Alison Gentry, Director of Admission and Student Services, 281-579-9977
Commencement Speaker: Dr. Audrey Kelleher, Vice President for Adult and Graduate Enrollment and Student Serivces, Belhaven University
Audrey Kelleher's current responsibilities at Belhaven University include leadership of the adult program marketing, admission, and student services functions at multiple campuses throughout the southeastern United States. Before joining Belhaven, Dr. Kelleher worked in the non-profit sector as Executive Director of Lifework Leadership with responsibility for the Orlando training program and for the operations of the national Lifework Leadership organization.
Prior to joining Lifework Leadership, Kelleher served as Dean/Director of External Campuses for Palm Beach Atlantic University. In her leadership role at the university, she opened the Orlando campus.
Dr. Kelleher has both a business and educational background with experience as a private school principal, classroom teacher, and formerly the Central Florida Men's Division Business Planning Manager for JC Penney Company. She has a B.S. in management and marketing, an M.Ed. in educational leadership from the University of Central Florida, and a Ph.D. in leadership and education from Barry University. Her dissertation focused on the adult learner in higher education. Kelleher is a graduate of Leadership Orlando and the Lifework Leadership training program. She currently serves on the steering committee of the CCCU Center for Research in Adult Learning and is past president of the Central Florida Higher Education Association. Her passion for the adult learner is evidenced by the chapter she recently published in a book on Integrating Faith and Learning in Adult Programs and she has done several conference presentations on adult learner issues.