Shelly Groves

Shelly Groves
Practice Administrator at Texas Children's Cancer Center

 Shelly Groves

Shelly A. Groves received her Master of Public Administration from Long Island University and has over 16 years of experience in research administration. She is currently the practice administrator at Texas Children's Cancer Center where she provides administrative direction for the center's 18 programs to accomplish its clinical, research and academic missions. In her role she oversees strategic planning, monitoring and implementation plans, financial management of over $40 million, and human resources. Groves is currently pursuing the DBA from the University of Dallas where she is interested in strategic leadership and its impact on an organization’s growth and sustainability.

Education

City University of New York, Herbert H. Lehman College, Bachelor of Arts

Long Island University, Master of Public Administration

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When Foresight Is 20/20: Endowment Gains 27 Percent in One Stroke Thanks to $10 Investment 24 Years Ago

At a time when many small liberal arts universities are struggling, the University of Dallas has some good news to offer: The strategic sale of the apartment complex owned by the university for 24 years has increased the endowment by nearly 27 percent, or $16 million, bringing the current value to over $76 million. Further, this increase is predicted to eventually generate an additional $800,000 annually for UD's operations, capital and maintenance budgets.

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