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Mark Brightenburg

Mark Brightenburg
Director at Fidelity Investments

Mark Brightenburg’s academic research is motivated by an interest in using organizational behavior science to help employees thrive in their work.  He has presented his scholarly research at multiple academic conferences, and has written on topics such as leadership, rewards, employee engagement, ethics and job fit.  Mark is currently a director at Fidelity Investments, and has served in other work roles spanning the Fidelity organization.  Mark credits his 20-plus year career in financial services to his interest in helping individuals achieve financial well-being.  Mark is also a CFP® and registered representative licensed by FINRA.  

Education

Texas State University, BA - Communication Studies

University of Texas at Dallas, MS – Management and Administrative Science

University of Dallas, MBA – Financial Services

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You Can Do What with a (Spanish) Degree?

His first step was to enroll in physician’s assistant school at Baylor’s College of Medicine, a career trajectory to which he had aspired since his early childhood. Nowadays, Jonathan Cunningham, BA ’17, is dedicated to the vocational pursuit of comfort and healing at MD Anderson in Houston, among the largest cancer treatment centers in the U.S., where he was once a chemotherapy patient himself.

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History Alumnus Heads National Catholic Bioethics Center

During his Rome semester in 1991, Joseph Meaney, BA '93, with his friends (now Father) Kevin Cook, BA '94, and (now Texas State Representative and UD Trustee) Tan Parker, BA '93, attended a private Mass with Pope St. John Paul II. Several weeks earlier, they had hand-delivered a letter to the Swiss Guards outside St. Peter's requesting the Mass and including their contact information; at last, they'd received the phone call instructing them to be at the Bronze Gates at 5 a.m.

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