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2020 Graduations


Texas State University’s 
William P. Hobby Center for Public Service
Texas Certified Public Manager® (CPM) Program Graduates 30 on June 15, 2020

Texas CPM Program Celebrates its 25th Anniversary and Recognizes the 2,000 plus CPM Graduates who have Competed the Program since its Inception in July 1995. 

CPM Graduation Ceremony at the Texas Capitol Postponed due to Coronavirus Pandemic

By Dr. Howard R. Balanoff,
Director, Texas CPM Program

 

Texas State University’s William P. Hobby Center for Public Service graduated thirty new Texas Certified Public Managers® on Monday June 15, 2020. The CPM graduates are from CPM Programs at the following locations: Houston, Nacogdoches, Round Rock, San Marcos and Arlington, Texas. The graduates participated in CPM Programs offered by Texas State University, Stephen F. Austin State University and the University of Houston.
The Texas CPM Program is celebrating its 25th year in existence since its creation in July 1995. Another milestone being celebrated is that the CPM Program has just exceeded 2,000 graduates since its beginning in San Marcos, Texas in July 1995. Click here to review information about the early history of the Texas CPM Program and Texas State University’s William P. Hobby Center for Public Service. Information uploaded includes letters from Texas Governors Ann Richards and George Bush as well as a series of articles written about the establishment of the CPM Program and Texas State University’s William P. Hobby Center for Public Service in Texas.

 
The June 2020 Graduates are listed below by University and by CPM Program Location

University of Houston, Houston:
Sterling Bever, Douglas James Ditrich, Michael P. Jackson, Cynthia Northrop, Trudy L. Rayburn.
 
Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches: 
Reggie Cooper, David Craft, Sereca Huff-Huggins, Ellie Monteaux, Laure Ann Morgan, Teresa Prasil Bell, Kyle Jeffrey Roadcap, Thomas Brannon Robertson. 

Texas State University, Arlington:
Melinda Bonds, Michael John Christenson, Lawrence Camille Cutrone III, K. Todd Dearing, Raymond J. Hill, David G. Jones, Anne Michele LeMere, Douglas John Page, Richard S. Tharop Summer Amanda Spurlock, Justin B. Clay. 

Texas State University, Round Rock: 
Paul Behrendt, Brandon Patrick Brinson, Floyd Mitchell

Texas State University, San Marcos: 
Don Kinnett, James Mason 

Congratulations to all the New June 20 Texas Certified Public Manager® graduates!

For more information, contact Dr. Howard R. Balanoff, the William P. Hobby Professor of Public Service at Texas State University. He is also the Director of the Texas Certified Public Manager® (CPM) Program and can be reached at hb02@txstate.edu or 512/245-345. Additional information about the William P. Hobby Center for Public Service and the Texas Certified Public Manager® (CPM) Program can be found at www.txstate.edu/cpm