March 8, 2018

Leading Across Generations: Leveraging Generational Differences in the Workplace


Scott Abel, JD

Leadership and Professional Development Specialist

Texas Health and Human Services Commission


Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen

6319 N Interstate 35

Austin, TX 78752


11:30 am - 1:00 pm

CPE Credit:

1 hour


Member- $27

Non-member: $32

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Speaker Biography

Delvin is a second-year Assistant Professor of Accounting at Lamar University in Beaumont, Texas. He teaches governmental and financial accounting. His current research investigates the impact of the presence of politically skilled (former political and government officials) corporate audit committee directors on audit quality and effectiveness. He also serves as faculty advisor to the student chapter of the National Association of Black Accountants (NABA), member of the College of Business (CoB) Student-Faculty Relations Committee, and CoB commencement faculty marshal.

Delvin has 10 years professional experience as a government accountant for the state of Alabama. In his career, he has served at the Departments of Public Health, Human Resources, and Rehabilitation Services. His primary responsibilities involved grants and contracts management, collections management, and cash management, respectively.

Delvin holds a B.S. degree in accounting from Spring Hill College, a M.S. in accounting from Alabama State University, and a Ph.D. in accounting from Morgan State University. He is a CGFM, CPA, and CGMA. Delvin is a member of several professional organizations including the American Accounting Association, AICPA, NABA (Houston Chapter), and AGA (Houston Chapter). He is currently serving a third term on the AGA Professional Ethics Board and has previously served as a Regional Coordinator of Membership and Early Careers and as membership chair and awards committee chair with the AGA Montgomery (Ala.) Chapter.

Delvin is also an ordained and licensed minister. And, in his spare time, he loves to read, run, bowl, mentor, and volunteer in the community.


Speaker Biography


  • PhD in Communication Studies, University of Texas, Austin, Texas, 2003
  • MA in Communication, University of Texas, Austin, Texas, 1997
  • BBA in Marketing, Midwestern State University, Wichita Falls, Texas, 1989


  • CEO
  • SlideWise
  • 2007 – 2010 (3 years)

  • Lecturer, Business Communication
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • Educational Institution; 10,001+ employees; Higher Education industry
  • August 2002 – August 2005 (3 years 1 month)

  • Business Analyst
  • Electronic Data Systems
  • Public Company; 10,001+ employees; HPQ; Information Technology and Services industry
  • June 1990 – August 1995 (5 years 3 months)