Office of the Governor - Greg Abbott

Governor's Appointments

  • Monday, March 23, 2015 • Austin, Texas • Appointment
    Governor Abbott Appoints Barnard Judge Of 89th District Court
    Governor Greg Abbott today appointed Charles M. Barnard of Wichita Falls as judge of the 89th District Court of Wichita County.
  • Tuesday, March 17, 2015 • Austin, Texas • Appointment
    Governor Abbott Appoints Cobos To The Veterans Land Board
    Governor Greg Abbott today announced the appointment of Andrew Cobos of Houston to the Veterans Land Board, an organization within the Texas General Land Office, which oversees six programs that provide benefits and services for Texas veterans, military members and their families. Mr. Cobos will replace Alan Sandersen.
  • Tuesday, March 17, 2015 • Austin, Texas • Appointment
    Governor Abbott Reappoints Matson To Executive Council Of Physical Therapy And Occupational Therapy Examiners Board
    Governor Greg Abbott today announced the reappointment of Arthur Roger Matson of Georgetown to the Executive Council of Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy Examiners Board, an organization charged with protecting the health, safety, and welfare of the people of Texas.
  • Thursday, February 26, 2015 • Austin, Texas • Appointment
    Governor Abbott Designates Ryan Sitton To Interstate Mining Compact Commission
    Governor Greg Abbott today announced the designation of Ryan Sitton to serve as a designee to the Interstate Mining Compact Commission (IMCC) for a term to expire at the pleasure of the Governor. The IMCC is a multi-state governmental organization representing natural resource and environmental protection interests with the purpose of advancing protection and restoration of land, water and other resources affected by the mining industry.
  • Tuesday, February 24, 2015 • Austin, Texas • Appointment
    Governor Abbott Appoints Christi Craddick To Southern States Energy Board
    Governor Greg Abbott today announced the appointment of Christi Craddick to serve as his designee to the Southern States Energy Board for a term to expire at the pleasure of the Governor.
  • Tuesday, February 24, 2015 • Austin, Texas • Appointment
    Governor Abbott Re-Designates Leisure And Hogsett To Land And Water Conservation Fund
    Governor Greg Abbott today announced the re-designation of Brent Leisure as State Liaison Officer and Tim Hogsett as Alternate State Liaison Officer to the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) for a term to expire at the pleasure of the Governor.
  • Wednesday, February 04, 2015 • Austin, Texas • Appointment
    Governor Abbott Reappoints Tonya Baer To The Office Of Public Utility Counsel
    Governor Greg Abbott today announced the reappointment of Tonya Baer to the Office of Public Utility Counsel (OPUC) for a term to expire February 1, 2017.
  • Thursday, January 22, 2015 • Austin, Texas • Appointment
    Governor Abbott Names Texas Tech University Board Of Regents Appointments
    Texas Governor Greg Abbott today appointed two new members, Christopher Huckabee and Ron Hammonds, and reappointed Mickey Long to the Texas Tech University Board of Regents. The appointments will be effective Feb. 1, 2015.
  • Thursday, January 22, 2015 • Austin, Texas • Appointment
    Governor Abbott Names Texas A&M University Board Of Regents Appointments
    Texas Governor Greg Abbott today appointed two new members to the Texas A&M University Board of Regents, William Mahomes, Jr. and Robert L. Albritton, and reappointed current Regent Phil Adams. The appointments are effective Feb. 1, 2015.
  • Thursday, January 22, 2015 • Austin, Texas • Appointment
    Governor Abbott Names Three To University Of Texas System Board Of Regents
    Texas Governor Greg Abbott today appointed two new members to The University of Texas System Board of Regents, Sara Martinez Tucker and David Beck, and reappointed current Regent and Vice Chairman of the Board Steve Hicks. These appointments will be effective Feb. 1, 2015.
  • Wednesday, January 21, 2015 • Austin, Texas • Appointment
    Governor Greg Abbott Submits Formal Appointments To Texas Senate
    Texas Governor Greg Abbott today formally submitted three appointments to the Texas Senate. Governor Abbott intends to appoint Cameron County Judge Carlos Cascos as Texas Secretary of State, Jerry Strickland as Executive Director of the Office of State-Federal Relations and reappoint David Mattax as Commissioner of the Texas Department of Insurance.
  • Wednesday, January 21, 2015 • Austin, Texas • Appointment
    Governor Abbott Announces Key Inspector General Appointment
    Today, Texas Governor Greg Abbott announced the appointment of Stuart W. Bowen, Jr., as Inspector General for the Texas Health and Human Services Commission for a term to expire Feb. 1, 2016. The inspector general works to prevent, detect and investigate fraud, abuse and waste in state health and human services programs.
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