Members of The Texas A&M University System Board of Regents are appointed by the governor of the state of Texas to oversee the administration of and set policy for the A&M System’s 11 universities and eight state agencies. They are responsible for ensuring a quality undergraduate and graduate education experience, the promotion of academic research and technology and the dispersal of outreach and public service programs developed by the A&M System. The board actively supports state legislative and higher education leadership to position Texas at the forefront of higher education nationally.
The Texas A&M University System executive committee provides the chancellor assessment, advice and recommendations on issues within the A&M System and the System Offices. The 16-member committee may also aid the Board of Regents in implementing and overseeing strategic plans and policies as they relate to the system.
The Texas A&M University System chief executive officers serve the chancellor and Board of Regents through their leadership in developing the overall strategic planning of the A&M System’s 11 universities and eight state agencies and ensuring their sustained performance to the maximum benefit of the state of Texas and the nation.