Herb Hildebrand is a graduate of Baylor University with degrees in accounting (BBA) and law (JD). Current admissions: State Bar of Texas; U.S. Tax Court. He has more than 50 years of extensive and varied experience in business matters involving finance, banking, domestic and international taxation, real estate, mergers and acquisitions, employment, regulatory and environmental issues.


Robert Carlson has extensive U.S. domestic and international business experience with corporations, universities and government agencies. He is well versed and knowledgeable in general management, project and business development, relationship building, synthesizing, problem resolution, importing and exporting. Additionally, he is fluent in oral and written Japanese. Carlson is a graduate of Brigham Young University and holds BA in Economics. He also attained his Master of International Management from the Thunderbird School of Global Management.

Tabitha Godinez is a Senior Administrative assistant at San Jacinto College SBDC. With more than eight years of business, accounting, marketing, and administrative experience, Tabitha is responsible for initial client contact and assignment, coordination of advisor activities, recordkeeping, preparation and presentation of workshop webinars. She is also responsible for budget oversight, IT issues, maintenance of inventory and necessary equipment and organization of joint efforts with community partners.