Academic Enterprise

Representatives of Academic Enterprise

Jennifer Anderson (

Jennifer pic 10_14Jennifer started with UTMB in July 1996 and has a total of 15 years of service.  She has worked in the Budget Office, Payroll Office, Project Team to Implement People Soft, Provost Office and the School of Nursing. She is currently the Senior Business Coordinator for the School of Nursing and is responsible for the Human Resources, Administrative and Payroll functions for the School of Nursing.  She has had the opportunity to meet many great people at UTMB throughout my career.  She has a passion for helping and educating individuals to be able to utilize their skills to the fullest.

She currently lives in Dickinson with her husband of 14 ½ years and her 5 and 13 year old daughter.

She would like the opportunity to participate in the Employee Advisory Council because she can offer a variety of viewpoints based on the various areas she has had an opportunity to work in these past 15 years at UTMB.  As a team, she believes we can make a difference and be able to meet needs of employees across the institution.






Lori DeWillis (

Lori DeWillis works as Associate Director of Support Services in the Provost Office. She has been employed at UTMB since 2004, working in a number of areas across the Academic Enterprise including Enrollment Services, Pediatrics, Dermatology and Internal Medicine.

In her current role, Ms. DeWillis manages strategic goals, oversees endowment compliance, manages the international travel process for the entire institution, coordinates and organizes various special events and provides support to the Chief Performance Officer as relates to the Academic Enterprise’s Business Development.

Ms. DeWillis earned a BS in Hotel and Restaurant Management from the University of Houston in 1999 and an MBA from The University of St. Thomas in Houston, Texas in 2003.

“Having held various positions at UTMB, I feel I would be an asset to the council as I would bring a vast array of experience, expertise and viewpoints (been there, done that). It would be an honor to be a sounding board for my fellow employees as well as their representative, helping champion their concerns, challenges, ideas and accolades.”





Mary Schlobohm  (

Mary Schlobohm

Mary joined UTMB in 1998 and started in the Department of Microbiology and Immunology, in 2001, she worked for the Department Chair in Pharmacology and Toxicology. In 2008, she transferred to the Dean’s office in the School of Medicine, in the Office of Academic Affairs. She has prior work experience at TAMU in College Station, from 1987-1998, in the School of Medicine Dean’s Office and with the University’s Office of the Dean of Faculties. Currently she assists the Faculty Senate working with the four schools and handles the School’s faculty APT and PTR.

She would like to work on the EAC to assist with the needs of UTMB employees.