This Week in Texas: July 7, 2010

Posted July 7, 2010 in The Mignon Memo

Governor Rick Perry appointed Brenda Pejovich of Dallas to the University of Texas System board of regents. Pejovich, a certified public accountant and CEO of BFG Management Co., replaces James Huffines.

The Texas Transportation Commission has named Howard Wolf, an attorney and businessman who was former member of the Sunset Advisory Commission and Jay Kimbrough, general counsel for the Texas A&M University System and former senior advisor to Gov. Rick Perry, to a committee assigned with the task of reorganizing the
Texas Department of Transportation. The committee, whose other members have yet to be named, will be tasked with reviewing the management audit conducted by Grant Thornton as well as recommendations from the Sunset Advisory Commission.