Gov. Rick Perry has appointed 3 members to the Angelina and Neches River Authority Board of Directors for terms to expire Sept. 5, 2019. The board sets policy, provides oversight and employs a general manager for the Angelina and Neches River Authority, which oversees water resources in 17 counties surrounding the Neches River Basin.
Jody Anderson of Lufkin is president of Timberland Mobile Housing LLC. He is president of the Angelina and Neches River Authority Board of Directors and a member of the Texas Manufactured Housing Association, Better Business Bureau of Brazos Valley and Lufkin-Angelina County Chamber of Commerce. He is also chair of the Lufkin First United Methodist Church Council. Anderson received a bachelor’s degree from Stephen F. Austin State University. He is reappointed to the board.
David King of Nacogdoches is the human resources director at Foretravel Inc. He is a member of the Emergency Medical First Responders’ Star of Texas Award Advisory Committee, and a past member of the Deep East Texas Career/Tech Partnership Advisory Council and Blood Center of East Texas Board of Directors. King received a bachelor’s degree from Stephen F. Austin State University. He is reappointed to the board.
Tom Murphy of Crockett is manager of quality control and technical support for VHSC Cement LLC. He is a member of the Texas Concrete Pavement Association Board of Directors and American Concrete Institute, and a member and past vice-chairman of the Associated General Contractors of America Texas Highway Branch Area Chapter. He is also a past member of the Boy Scouts of America Three Rivers Council Board of Directors. Murphy received a bachelor’s degree from Stephen F. Austin State University.
Perry also has appointed Bob Waller of Kerrville to the Upper Guadalupe River Authority Board of Directors for a term to expire Feb. 1, 2019. The authority develops water policies, manages floods and protects the quality of water for the Guadalupe River.
Waller is senior vice president and Kerrville Market manager of Broadway National Bank in San Antonio. He is president of the Kerr County United Way and commissioner for the City of Kerrville Planning and Zoning Commission. He is also past chairman of the Kerr Economic Development Foundation, Kerr County YMCA and Kerrville Area Chamber of Commerce, past president of the Kerrville Noon Rotary Club and past board member of the Hill County Veterans Council. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps and is a Vietnam Veteran.
Waller received a bachelor’s degree from the University of North Texas and is a graduate of the Southern Methodist University Southwestern Graduate School of Banking and University of Oklahoma National Commercial Lending Graduate School.