Career Development Office


Career Development Office
100 Law Center
Houston, Texas 77204-6060
Phone: 713-743-2090
Fax: 713-743-2091


Career Development Staff

Allison Regan, Assistant Dean
Allison joined the Career Development Office after practicing insurance coverage law in New Orleans, Louisiana.  She has served in several roles in the office including: counselor, assistant director, associate director and is currently serving as the Assistant Dean. A graduate of Clemson University with a BS in Management and Loyola University New Orleans College of Law, Allison was chairman of the Moot Court Board and actively involved in the Student Bar Association while at Loyola. Allison is certified in administration and interpretation of the Myers Briggs Personality Type Indicator.

Kourtney James Perry, Associate Director
Kourtney is a graduate of Harvard University with a B.A. in History of Science.  She earned her J.D. from Stanford University Law School.  Prior to joining the Career Development Office, Kourtney practiced corporate transactional  law at a large Houston firm.  While in law school, Kourtney coordinated the school’s annual Black Law Students Association conference.

Tiffany J. Tucker, Associate Director
Tiffany joined the Career Development Office after practicing transactional intellectual property and general corporate law at a large New York law firm and is a member of the New York Bar. Tiffany earned a B.A. in both Psychology and Sociology from Grambling State University, an M.Ed. in Counselor Education from Florida A&M University, and a J.D. from Howard University School of Law. A native Texan, Tiffany is a former mental health counselor and professional development specialist.

Anne Elise Doise

Anne Elise Doise, Senior Career Specialist
Anne Elise joined the Career Development Office after practicing commercial litigation in a large Louisiana based firm. Anne Elise earned a B.S. in Finance from Baylor University, a Masters in Dispute Resolution from Southern Methodist University, and a J.D. from Paul M. Hebert Law Center, at Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.  While in law school, Anne Elise was an active member of the Student Bar Association and Phi Alpha Delta legal fraternity.

Bill Powers, Senior Career Specialist

Bill Powers, Senior Career Specialist
A native Houstonian, Bill Powers is a graduate of Houston Baptist University and University of Houston Law Center.  Bill joined the Career Development Office after an alternative legal career as a managing editor for a respected legal publishing company.

Bhavika Shah, Senior Career Specialist
Prior to joining the Career Development Office, Bhavika practiced in the areas of civil litigation and workers' compensation in Illinois. She graduated with a B.A. in Political Science from the University of Illinois – Urbana, Champaign and earned her J.D. from the University of Illinois College of Law. During law school, Bhavika worked for a variety of legal employers, including public interest, government, and the general counsel's office of a large manufacturing company.

Catherine Wright, Program Manager
Catherine Wright received her degree in Sociology at Arizona State University. While there she worked in Campus Recreation as a Facility Coordinator. She served as a Disability Counselor at The University of Mississippi and then joined the Student Services staff at the University of Houston Law Center in 2001 working as coordinator for student organizations. She joined the Career Development Office in 2005 and coordinates our student programs and on-campus interviewing programs.

Kecia Branch, Program Coordinator
As program coordinator, Kecia Branch provides support to the Career Development Office by performing administrative duties related to planning, directing, and coordinating recruiting, networking, job fairs, and workshop programs for students and alumni. Before joining the Law Center staff, Kecia worked several years as a Legal Assistant and building manager at the Stuart H. Smith Law Clinic & Center for Social Justice at Loyola New Orleans College of Law assisting Clinical Professors and clinic students. Kecia previously worked as a legal assistant to the senior attorney at a New Orleans area law firm. Kecia Branch is a graduate of Tulane University.