HBU Provost Named as Houston's 50 Most Influential Women by Houston Woman Magazine

HBU’s Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs, Dr. Cynthia Simpson was named as one of  “Houston’s 50 Most Influential Women of 2016” by Houston Woman Magazine.

According to Beverly Denver, publisher of Houston Woman Magazine, the honorees are “knowledgeable, credible and trustworthy.” Ms. Denver added, “Those selected as Houston’s 50 Most Influential Women of 2016 are individuals with vast networks of social and professional connections. They have earned an enviable reputation for their expertise in a particular field or arena.”

Simpson was honored along with public relations directors, business women owners, academic leadership, executives and non-profit community influencers. “It is an honor to be selected along with 49 other women leaders in Houston. Our city continues to be a place of great opportunity for women to strive and succeed. As a mother, it is encouraging to see so many great role models for my daughter and to see all the ways that women make a difference in their pursuit of excellence,” stated Simpson.

Simpson has over twenty years of experience in the public and private sectors as an educator, advocate, educational diagnostician, administrator and chief executive officer. She maintains an active role in the education industry and serves as an educational consultant in the areas of assessment and program evaluation.

View the complete list of “Houston’s 50 Most Influential Women of 2016