Contact Us

Looking to plan an event or make a reservation? Contact our staff and we'll be happy to help you.

Phone: (713) 348-5692
Fax: (713) 348-5791

Mailing Address

6100 Main Street, Duncan Hall
Houston, Texas 77005

Events Staff

Cecilia Gimenez-Zapiola
Events Administrator

The Brown School of Engineering is proud to have Cecila Gimenez-Zapiola as Events Administrator. Cecila joined the staff at Rice University in 2015. As Events Administrator, Cecila develops and manages the Event Planning Office and oversees and coordinates all aspects of meeting and event planning, implementation and management. Cecila has coordinated hundreds of successful meetings and at the Brown School of Engineering.

Catalina Viamontes
Events & Duncan Hall Building Coordinator

Catalina joined the events office in 2016. She assists Cecilia in event planning and coordination of all aspects of events and meetings, assists in hands-on execution and overseeing of meetings and events, manages events inventory and lending service. Catalina is also the Duncan Hall room reservation coordinator and manages all meeting space reservations.