UTB Business Award Honors Gregg McCumber


Gregg McCumber (center) with Dr. Mark Kroll, Dean of the School of
Business (left) and Dr. Juliet V. García, President of UTB (right).

On Friday March 21, 2014 Gregg S. McCumber, CPA and Managing Partner of Burton McCumber & Cortez, LLP was honored for his service to the RGV community at the University of Texas-Brownsville Business Appreciation Breakfast. Gregg serves on several boards including the Brownsville Economic Development Corporation, RGV Lead, University of Texas Brownsville Incubator, and United Brownsville. He graduated from Brownsville High School (now Hanna) and from the University of Texas at Austin. His career began at Price Waterhouse. Gregg returned to the valley in 1981 when Richard Burton hired him to lead the Tax Practice at the Grant Thornton office in Brownsville. And the rest is history... Please view the full conversation below and enjoy additional pictures from the event.


Gregg and Edith McCumber.

Gregg with various members of the BMC Family.
Front row (left to right): Sergio Fragoso, Melinda Bosquez, Josefina Mireles, Edith & Gregg McCumber, Betsy McWhorter, Paulette Gillum, Carole Montemayor, and Lety Fragoso.
Back row (left to right): Lizandro Garcia, Richard Walker, Javier Alarcon, Brad Kroes, Andrew Hartzler, and Ben Pena.