TEXAS Extended Campus Leadership

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Art Markman

Vice Provost for Continuing and Professional Education

Art Markman, the Annabel Irion Worsham Centennial Professor of Psychology and Marketing, has been appointed Vice Provost for Continuing and Professional Education at The University of Texas at Austin, effective Jul. 1, 2021. Markman has published more than 150 scholarly works about cognitive science, decision-making and organizational behavior. He served as founding director of the Human Dimensions of Organizations program in the College of Liberal Arts and is Executive Director of the IC2 Institute. Beyond the UT Austin campus, he is probably best known as the co-host of KUT’s “Two Guys on Your Head” radio show and podcast, where he and Butler School of Music professor Bob Duke explore the human mind with a unique mix of research, humor and everyday relevance.

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Toni Wegner

Chief Operating Officer

Toni Wegner returned to The University of Texas at Austin, her alma mater, from Harvard Business School, where she spent 16 years in higher education administration in the Division of Research and Faculty Development. Prior to that, she taught in the Department of Psychology at the University of Virginia for 10 years and served in the U.S. Air Force (both active duty and in civil service) as a personnel research psychologist. She earned her Ph.D. in Social Psychology at UT Austin.

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Sunshine Barber
Director of Marketing and Communications

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Thereisa Coleman
Director of Testing and Evaluation Services

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Erin Harris
Director of Course Programming

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Elisabel Mannan
Associate Director of Thompson Conference Center

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Julie Martenson
Director of UT OLLI

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Aaron Sinkar
Senior Financial and Administrative Officer

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Karen Smid
Director of Operations and Student Services

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Liliya Spinazzola
Senior Director of Professional Education Business Development and Strategic Initiatives