News – Appointment

May 10

Governor Abbott Appoints Six to Texas Crime Victims’ Institute Advisory Council

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Lee Ann Breading and reappointed Abigail Brookshire, Libby Hamilton, Joan Huffman, James White, and Erleigh Wiley to the Texas Crime Victims’ Institute Advisory Council for terms set to expire January 31, 2023.

May 10

Governor Abbott Appoints Katz And Umugwanzeza To The Texas Holocaust And Genocide Commission

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Lucy Taus Katz and Providence Umugwanzeza to the Texas Holocaust and Genocide Commission for terms set to expire on February 1, 2025.

May 10

Governor Abbott Appoints Five To Texas Historical Commission

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Donna Bahorich and reappointed Jim Bruseth, Ph.D., John W. Crain, Renee Dutia, and Gilbert E. “Pete” Peterson, III to the Texas Historical Commission for terms set to expire on February 1, 2025.

May 7

Governor Abbott Appoints Three to State Employee Charitable Campaign Policy Committee

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Vanessa Cortez Tanner and reappointed Alicia Key Ellison to the State Employee Charitable Campaign Policy Committee for terms set to expire on September 1, 2022.

May 6

Governor Abbott Appoints Four To Lower Colorado River Authority Board Of Directors

Governor Greg Abbott has reappointed Martha Leigh Whitten and Joe Crane and has appointed Carol Freeman and Melissa Blanding to the Lower Colorado River Authority Board of Directors for terms set to expire on February 1, 2027.

May 6

Governor Abbott Names Chair and Appoints Four to State Board of Dental Examiners

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Yvonne E. Maldonado, D.D.S. and Marquita Pride and reappointed Margo Y. Melchor, Ed.D. and Robert G. “Bob” McNeill, D.D.S., M.D. to the State Board of Dental Examiners for terms set to expire on February 1, 2027.

May 6

Governor Abbott Appoints Marchant to Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Kenny Marchant to the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs for a term set to expire on January 31, 2025.

May 6

Governor Greg Abbott Appoints Wright and Shepard to Texas Woman’s University Board of Regents

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Crystal Wright, M.D. and reappointed Janelle Shepard to the Texas Woman's University Board of Regents for terms set to expire on February 1, 2027.