Board Leadership

Leading the way with vision and commitment.

The State Preservation Board oversees the Bullock Museum, the Texas State Capitol, and the Governor's Mansion.

State Preservation Board
Board Members

  • The Honorable Greg Abbott - Governor, Chairman
  • The Honorable Dan Patrick - Lieutenant Governor, Co-Vice Chairman
  • The Honorable Joe Straus - Speaker of the House, Co-Vice Chairman
  • The Honorable Lois Kolkhorst - Texas Senate
  • The Honorable Charlie Geren - Texas House of Representatives
  • Iris H. Moore - Citizen Board Member

Texas State History Museum Foundation
Board of Trustees

Officers

  • Robert Barnes, President, Austin
  • Sarita Hixon, President-Elect, Armstrong
  • Richard Leshin, Vice President, Corpus Christi
  • Tim Crowley, Treasurer, Austin
  • Carla Moran, Secretary, Lubbock
  • Margaret Perkins, 2017 Gala Chair, Tyler

Trustees

  • G. Hughes Abell, Austin
  • Jane Barnhill, Brenham
  • Mark Benson, Houston, TX/Newport Beach, CA
  • Bruce Blakemore, Dallas
  • Jeff Bonham, Austin
  • Charla Borchers Leon, Victoria
  • Dan Branch, Dallas
  • Michelle K. Brock, Midland
  • Jan Felts Bullock, Austin
  • S. Benton Cantey V, Fort Worth
  • Louise Griffeth, Dallas
  • Shannon Janek, Austin
  • Richard King IV, Austin
  • Truett Latimer, Houston
  • Therese Migala Moncrief, Fort Worth
  • Julie Jones Oles, Austin
  • Kay Woodward Olson, Waco
  • Deborah Raynor, Dallas
  • Karl Rove, Austin
  • Karen Urban, Corpus Christi

Advisory Trustees

  • Victor Alcorta III, Austin
  • Susan Combs, Austin
  • John Crain, Dallas
  • Brian McLaughlin, Midland
  • Pamela Willeford, Austin

Ex-Officio

  • Margaret Koch, Interim Director, Bullock Texas State History Museum
  • Roderick Welsh, Executive Director, State Preservation Board
  • Jacqui Schraad, Executive Director, Texas State History Museum Foundation