Governor appoints new regent
Gov. Rick Perry appointed alumna Beth Madison, co-founder of consulting service Madison Benefits Group, to the UH System Board of Regents for a term to expire Aug. 31, 2015.
According to an email sent to faculty and staff on Thursday by Board of Regents Chair Jarvis V. Hollingsworth, Madison is a board member of the C.T. Bauer College of Business Foundation and Foundation for Teen Health, a board secretary for the Rice University Shepherd School of Music Society and an underwriter of the UH Madison Merit Scholarship and University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma Loella Elizabeth Madison Scholarship.
She is also senior board chairman of the Houston Grand Opera, board secretary of the Alley Theatre and a board member and past president of the World Affairs Council of Houston.
Madison is also a past board member of the UH Moores School of Music Society.