Candace TenBrink

PhD Student


Candace TenBrink is a Doctoral Candidate in Strategic Management at the University of Houston. Her research interests include corporate turnarounds, life cycle constructs, and crisis management.

She holds a MBA degree from the University of Michigan with an emphasis on finance and corporate strategy and a BA degree from Michigan State University in Materials and Logistics Management. Prior to embarking on the PhD journey, Ms. TenBrink worked in the investment banking industry as a sell-side equity analyst covering the global semiconductor capital industry where she won numerous awards. In addition she formed and ran her own film production company, served as judge for the International Emmy Awards, and sat on the board of the prestigious and highly acclaimed New York Women in Film and TV board. She also enjoyed a brief stint as an actress in Chicago.

Besides enjoying the rigors of the academic program at UH, Candace is the originator and president of the University of Michigan's Ross School Alumni Club of Houston, a Junior Achievement teacher, and a licensed youth soccer coach.

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