Texas Tech University

FMA Travels to Houston to Meet with Industry Professionals

Trevor Bell

October 2, 2015

Students in the Financial Management Association traveled to Houston last month to gain a firsthand view of what the finance industry entails. Throughout this trip, the 13 students, accompanied by Dr. Brett Myers, were introduced to a variety of career paths and were allowed to network with potential employers from eight different companies.

The Rawls College students who went were:

  • Katie Adams
  • Justine Alexander
  • Nicole Barrios
  • Makenna Carson
  • Shane Collier
  • Emma Gotschall
  • Travis Green
  • Blake Harvey
  • Hill Krause
  • Rebecca Moreno
  • Michael Todd Rowen
  • Fernando Sanchez
  • Austin Tucker

The companies that were visited were:

  • McConnell & Jones CPA's
  • Holcomb Properties
  • HESS
  • Amegy
  • Regions Financial
  • Frost Bank
  • Bank of America
  • AIG Financial Network


In October, the FMA will travel to Dallas. For more information about the trip or the FMA, contact Dr. Myers at brett.myers@ttu.edu.

This supports the efforts outlined in the Rawls College of Business Strategic Plan. Learn more about the LEADER 2020 Strategic Plan and follow our progress on Twitter at #RawlsLeads.