Alcon Career Center | Transaction and Investment Professional Board Program

TCU Neeley’s Transaction and Investment Professionals (TIP) Board Program promotes the competitiveness and placement of finance majors who apply and are selected to the program. The TIP Board, made up of successful alumni in the field, prepares and mentors students through resume guidance, interview preparation, internship and career opportunities, and career guidance.

Proven Success

Average annual student placement has tripled since the founding of the TIP program in 2014.

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Transaction and Investment Professionals Board 

We are grateful for the time and interest invested in TCU finance majors by this group of dedicated alumni.

Senior TIP Board Members

Robinson Campbell 2018

Campbell Robinson


New York City

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Michael Byron

Senior Board 


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Claire Groves

Senior Board

BofA Securities
New York

  Hildebrandt Bret 2018

Bret Hildebrandt

Senior Board

Green Thumb Industries

Maguire Annie 2018

Annie Maguire

Senior Board

New York City

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Anna Pelch

Senior Board

Pritzker Private Capital

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Gian Turco

Senior Board

Liberty Hall
New York

  Yasskin Bennett

Bennett Yasskin

Senior Board

Linden Capital Partners

Junior TIP Board Members

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Christine Anding
Goldman Sachs, New York
Jose Barron
Goldman Sachs, Dallas
Jake Carty
Citi, Houston
Jacob Choulet
Zillow, Phoenix
Jason Cline
BofA Securities, Houston
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Dylan Dotter
Scotiabank, Houston
Michael Edgcomb
Citi, Chicago
James Griffin
Credit Suisse, New York
David Hansen
BofA Securities, New York 
Morris Herman
Houlihan Lokey, Dallas
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Bianca Hursh
J.P. Morgan, 
San Francisco 
Michael Marsh
Sky Island Capital, Dallas
Dominic Micheli
Goldman Sachs, Dallas 
Kelli Pederson
Goldman Sachs, New York
Mark Senter
NGP, Dallas
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Pierce Stonesifer
Jefferies, Houston
Madison Stottle
Pizza Hut, 
Brooks Thomas
Houlihan Lokey, Dallas
Blake Tilley
Cotton Creek Capital, Austin
Grace Turner
Moelis, New York
Whiting Griffin            
Griffin Whiting
J.P. Morgan, New York

Past Chairs

Max Harris, EIV Capital, Houston
Murphey Henk, LongWater Opportunities, Dallas
Rick Settle, Luther King Capital Management, Fort Worth
Rob Strong, Lone Star Funds, New York
Erik Yohe, Hilltop Holdings, Dallas

Students: Apply to the TIP Program

Eligibility and Requirements

  • Graduating December 2022 or May 2023
  • Undergraduate TCU student pursuing Investment Banking  opportunities
  • Have a 3.5 cumulative GPA by the end of sophomore fall semester
  • Be in good standing with the University and the Neeley School of Business when applying and through graduation

The TIP Board has high expectations of all students accepted including:

  • Act in good faith to the objectives of the Board, its members, and the TCU Neeley School of Business
  • Commit to regular dialogue with Board members
  • Respond within 24 hours of initial Board member communication
  • Schedule monthly status update calls with junior and senior board mentors
  • Commit to the preparation needed to obtain an upper-level finance internship
  • Commit to join the TIP Board after graduation if invited.

The TIP Board will have the discretion to remove program participants at any time if students are not meeting expectations.

Information Sessions

  • October 5, 6:00-7:00 p.m. CST, Room NEEL 1205 OR Zoom link in Handshake 
  • November 6, 12:00-1:30 p.m. CST, Room NEEL 1201 OR Zoom link in Handshake
  • Dress: Business Professional
  • RSVP on FrogJobs under "Events." RSVP not required, but highly encouraged


  • Applications (deadline TBA) 
  • A resume and TCU unofficial transcript must be submitted with the application
  • Applicants selected for interviews will be notified. Interviews dates TBA.