News – Appointment

Aug 24

Governor Abbott Appoints Salsman And Edwards To Texas Low-Level Radioactive Waste Disposal Compact Commission

Governor Greg Abbott has reappointed John Salsman and appointed Lisa Edwards to the Low-Level Radioactive Waste Disposal Compact Commission for terms to expire on September 1, 2023.

Aug 23

Governor Abbott Names Dr. Courtney Phillips Executive Commissioner Of Texas Health and Human Services Commission

Following an extensive national search, Governor Greg Abbott today announced Dr. Courtney Phillips as the new Executive Commissioner of the Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC).

Aug 23

Governor Abbott Reappoints Five To The Texas Forensic Science Commission

Governor Greg Abbott has reappointed Jeffrey Barnard, M.D., Mark Daniel, Dennis “Pat” Johnson, Sarah Kerrigan, Ph.D., and Jarvis Parsons to the Texas Forensic Science Commission for terms set to expire on September 1, 2019.

Aug 22

Governor Abbott Appoints Four To Texas Board of Professional Geoscientists

Governor Greg Abbott has reappointed Becky Johnson and appointed Brandon Stowers and Mark Varhaug to the Texas Board of Professional Geoscientists for terms set to expire on February 1, 2023. Additionally, the Governor appointed Drusilla Knight-Villarreal for a term set to expire on February 1, 2019.

Aug 21

Governor Abbott Appoints Dorton To The Family Practice Residency Advisory Committee

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Todd Dorton to the Family Practice Residency Advisory Committee for a term set to expire on August 29, 2019.

Aug 20

Governor Abbott Appoints Lindley To Texas Commission On Environmental Quality

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Emily Lindley to the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality for a term set to expire on August 31, 2023.

Aug 15

Governor Abbott Appoints Obamehinti To Texas Diabetes Council

Governor Greg Abbott appointed Feyi Obamehinti, Ed.D. to the Texas Diabetes Council for a term set to expire on February 1, 2023.

Aug 14

Governor Abbott Appoints Nober And Prodan To The Texas Holocaust And Genocide Commission

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Roger Nober and Virginia Prodan to the Texas Holocaust and Genocide Commission for a terms set to expire on February 1, 202