Governor Abbott Reappoints Matson To Executive Council Of Physical Therapy And Occupational Therapy

June 6, 2018 | Austin, Texas | Appointment

Governor Greg Abbott has reappointed Arthur Roger Matson to the Executive Council of Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy Examiners for a term set to expire February 1, 2019. The council is charged with protecting the health, safety, and welfare of the people of Texas by supporting the Board of Physical Therapy Examiners and the Board of Occupational Therapy Examiners, as they license and regulate qualified practitioners of physical therapy and occupational therapy, and register facilities in which those services are provided.

Arthur Roger Matson is a retired Air Force Lieutenant Colonel, who served as a weapons systems officer, war planner, inspector, research fellow and Professor of Aerospace Studies at Wilkes University. Upon retirement, he taught Air Force Junior ROTC for eighteen years in Germany, Georgia and Texas before retiring from teaching in 2010. He is currently an Admissions Liaison Officer for the United States Air Force Academy. Matson received a Bachelor of Science from Texas A&M University and a Master of Science in aeronautical science from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University.