Office of University Advancement

The Office of University Advancement supports Texas Southern University through its fundraising, constituent management, public relations and communications programs and initiatives.

University Advancement includes the Offices of Development, Alumni Relations & Special Events, Marketing,  and Communications.

Within our site, you can read about the latest TSU news and events, give online, find information about alumni programming, and see our current marketing efforts, including the TSU Now campaign. Our goal is to inform you and inspire you to engage with the exciting things that are happening at Texas Southern University.



Phone Number

Wendy Adair

Vice President, University Advancement


Shenettra Mclemore-Reed

Executive Assistant


Eva Pickens

Associate V.P., Communications & Community Affairs  713-313-4205 

Connie Cochran

Executive Director of Alumni Relations & Special Events


Carolyne Oliver

Executive Director of Development  713-313-7097 

Greg Holland

Director of Marketing 713-313-7446