Governor Abbott Appoints Price To Texas Southern University Board Of Regents

February 22, 2019 | Austin, Texas | Appointment

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Ron Price to the Texas Southern University Board of Regents for a term set to expire on February 1, 2023.

Ron Price of Mesquite is the CEO of Genesis RTG, LLC. He previously served as a Dallas Independent School District Board Trustee, representing District 9 for 12 years, serving as president, vice president, and secretary during his time on the board. He served on the Texas Association of School Boards, American Association of School Administrator, National Urban Superintendent Association, and the National Alliance of Black School Educators. In addition, he served as past president of the National Caucus of Young School Board Members, chair-elect of the National Black Caucus School Board Members, and past president of Texas Black Caucus of School Board Members. Price attended Texas Southern University and received a Bachelor of Science in criminal justice from Paul Quinn College.

This appointment is subject to Senate confirmation.