Office of the Governor Rick Perry

Governor's Appointments

  • Friday, October 31, 2014 • Austin, Texas • Appointment
    Gov. Perry Appoints Shaw to Texas Juvenile Justice Board
    Gov. Rick Perry has appointed Riley Shaw of Fort Worth to the Texas Juvenile Justice Board for a term to expire Feb. 1, 2017. The board oversees the Texas Juvenile Justice Department, a state agency that works in coordination with other state and county offices to produce positive outcomes for youths, their families and communities.
  • Friday, October 31, 2014 • Austin, Texas • Appointment
    Gov. Perry Appoints Rangel to Board of Pardons and Paroles
    Gov. Rick Perry has appointed Fred Rangel of Huntsville to the Board of Pardons and Paroles for a term to expire Feb. 1, 2019. The board makes parole decisions for Texas prison inmates, determines conditions for parole and mandatory supervision and makes recommendations on clemency matters to the governor.
  • Friday, October 31, 2014 • Austin, Texas • Appointment
    Gov. Perry Appoints Weber to Low-Level Radioactive Waste Disposal Compact Commission
    Gov. Rick Perry has appointed Clint Weber of Fort Worth, and named Brandon Hurley of Grapevine chair, and John Salsman of Driftwood vice chair of the Low-Level Radioactive Waste Disposal Compact Commission. The commission manages and disposes of low level radioactive waste, while maintaining the health, safety and welfare of citizens.
  • Friday, October 31, 2014 • Austin, Texas • Appointment
    Gov. Perry Appoints Corna as Injured Employee Public Counsel
    Gov. Rick Perry has appointed Jessica Corna of Austin as the Injured Employee Public Counsel for a term to expire Feb. 1, 2015. The public counsel helps injured employees in the workers' compensation system, oversees the ombudsman program, and advocates on behalf of injured employees to ensure balance and fairness for all in the system.
  • Tuesday, October 28, 2014 • Austin, Texas • Appointment
    Gov. Perry Appoints Five to Texas Forensic Science Commission
    Gov. Rick Perry has appointed five members to the Texas Forensic Science Commission. The commission oversees professional conduct in forensic laboratories and facilities in Texas.
  • Monday, October 27, 2014 • Austin, Texas • Appointment
    Gov. Perry Appoints Soto as Presiding Officer of Webb County - City of Laredo Regional Mobility Authority
    Gov. Rick Perry has appointed Ruben Soto Jr. of Laredo as presiding officer of the Webb County - City of Laredo Regional Mobility Authority for a term to expire Feb. 1, 2016. Regional mobility authorities accelerate the development and financing of critical transportation projects throughout the state.
  • Monday, October 27, 2014 • Austin, Texas • Appointment
    Gov. Perry Appoints King as Judge of 26th Judicial District Court
    Gov. Rick Perry has appointed Donna King of Leander as judge of the 26th Judicial District Court in Williamson County for a term to expire at the 2016 general election.
  • Wednesday, October 22, 2014 • Austin, Texas • Appointment
    Gov. Perry Appoints Meador to Texas Lottery Commission
    Gov. Rick Perry has appointed Jeff Meador of Austin to the Texas Lottery Commission for a term to expire Feb. 1, 2015. The commission oversees the Texas Lottery, and ensures lottery and bingo games are conducted in a legal and fair manner.
  • Wednesday, October 22, 2014 • Austin, Texas • Appointment
    Gov. Perry Appoints Jaramillo as Judge of 400th Judicial District Court
    Gov. Rick Perry has appointed Maggie Jaramillo of Richmond as judge of the 400th Judicial District Court in Fort Bend County for a term to expire at the 2016 general election.
  • Friday, October 17, 2014 • Austin, Texas • Appointment
    Gov. Perry Appoints Dominguez to Governing Board of the Office of Violent Sex Offender Management
    Gov. Rick Perry has appointed Roberto Dominguez of Elsa and reappointed Elizabeth "Christy" Jack of Fort Worth to the Governing Board of the Office of Violent Sex Offender Management for terms to expire Feb. 1, 2016. The office performs functions relating to the sex offender civil commitment program.
  • Friday, October 17, 2014 • Austin, Texas • Appointment
    Gov. Perry Reappoints Three to Commission on Uniform State Laws
    Gov. Rick Perry has reappointed three members to the Commission on Uniform State Laws for terms to expire Sept. 30, 2020. The commission participates in the National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws to study and recommend which areas of law should be consistent across all 50 states.
  • Friday, October 10, 2014 • Austin, Texas • Appointment
    Gov. Perry Appoints Hughes as Justice of the 8th Court of Appeals
    Gov. Rick Perry has appointed Steve Hughes of El Paso as justice of the 8th Court of Appeals for a term to expire at the 2016 general election.
  • Thursday, October 09, 2014 • Austin, Texas • Appointment
    Gov. Perry Appoints Varma to Texas Medical Board
    Gov. Rick Perry has appointed Surendra Varma of Lubbock to the Texas Medical Board for a term to expire April 13, 2019. The board protects and enhances the public's health, safety and welfare by establishing and maintaining standards of excellence used in regulating the practice of medicine and ensuring quality health care for Texans.
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