Perry names UT System regent
Gov. Rick Perry has named Brenda Pejovich of Dallas to the University of Texas System Board of Regents.
The governor’s office also accepted the resignation this week of UT Regent James Huffines. Regent Steve Hicks will move over to fill Huffines’ term, which runs until 2015. Perry announced Pejovich’s appointment Friday. She will fill Hicks’ regent term that expires in February 2011.
Pejovich, who is chief executive officer of BFG Management Co., is a board member of the Texas Public Policy Founda- tion and the Texas Business Hall of Fame Foundation.
Pejovich is a former member of the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board.