(AUSTIN) - Gov. Rick Perry has appointed William F. Scott of Nederland to the Texas State University System Board of Regents for a term to expire Feb. 1, 2013.
Scott is chairman and CEO of Trans-Global Solutions. He is a member of the West Gulf Maritime Association, International Dry Bulk Terminals Society, and American Short Line and Regional Railroad Association. He is a member of the Lamar University College of Business Board of Advisors and Capital Campaign Cabinet, and a board member of the Lamar University Foundation, Texas Energy Museum, Symphony of Southeast Texas, and Jefferson and Orange County Board of Pilot Commissioners. He is also a past president and executive board member of the Boy Scouts of America Three Rivers Council.
Scott received a bachelor's degree from Lamar University.