News – Appointment

Jan 13

Governor Abbott Designates Soward To Texas Violent Gang Task Force

Governor Greg Abbott has designated David Soward to the Texas Violent Gang Task Force for a term at the pleasure of the Governor.

Jan 10

Governor Abbott Appoints Cannady To Economic Incentive Oversight Board

The board examines the effectiveness and efficiency of programs and funds administered by the Office of the Governor, Comptroller, or Department of Agriculture that award state monetary or tax incentives to business entities and other persons.

Jan 10

Governor Abbott Names Chair And Appoints Johnson And Nejad To Board Of Professional Engineers And Land Surveyors

The board licenses qualified engineers and land surveyors and regulates the practice of professional engineering and professional land surveying.

Jan 10

Governor Abbott Appoints Fifteen To Governor’s Broadband Development Council

tHE Governor’s Broadband Development Council terms are set to expire on August 31, 2024.

Jan 9

Governor Abbott Appoints Four To Business Advisory Council To The Texas Division Of Emergency Management

The council provides advice and expertise on actions state and local governments can take to assist businesses in recovering from a disaster.

Jan 9

Governor Abbott Names O’Daniel Chair And Appoints Nichols To State Board Of Criminal Justice

The board provides confinement, supervision, rehabilitation, and reintegration of the state’s convicted felons.

Jan 8

Governor Abbott Appoints Sixteen To The Chronic Kidney Disease Task Force

The task force coordinates implementation of the state’s plan for prevention, early screening, diagnosis, and management of chronic kidney disease and educates health care professionals.

Jan 8

Governor Abbott Names Chair And Appoints Four To Council on Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke

The council is charged with developing an effective and resource‐efficient plan to reduce the morbidity, mortality and economic burden of cardiovascular disease and stroke in the State of Texas.