Coastal Resiliency Advisory Group appointees announcedCoastal Resiliency Advisory Group appointees announcedhttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=138672016-07-14T05:00:00Z2016-07-14T17:00:00Z

​AUSTIN – Texas General Land Office Commissioner George P. Bush this week announced the names of inaugural members of the Commissioner's Coastal Resiliency Advisory Group (CCRAG). 

This 15-member regional advisory group consists of representatives from local government as well as business and industry leaders, each serving two-year terms.​ 

Coastal Bend Appointees:
  • Burt Mills, Aransas County Judge
  • Jeffrey Pollack, Transportation Planning Director for the Corpus Christi Metropolitan Planning Organization
  • Aaron Horine, Senior Coastal Engineer at Coast & Harbor Engineering
South East Texas Appointees:
  • Jeff Branick, Jefferson County Judge
  • Jim Sutherlin, Texas Chenier Plain Conservation Specialist
  • John Durkay, General Counsel at Industrial Training Safety Council
Houston/Galveston Appointees:
  • Nate McDonald, Matagorda County Judge
  • Gary Nelson, Chambers County Commissioner
  • Roger Quiroga, Director of Economic Development & External Affairs for the Port of Galveston 
Lower Rio Grande Valley Appointees:
  • David Garza, Cameron County Commissioner
  • Ron Mills, Port Mansfield Director
  • John Wood, JWA Realty
Golden Crescent Appointees:
  • Roger Galvan, Calhoun County Commissioner
  • Joe Brannan, Executive Director of the Golden Crescent Regional Planning Commission
  • Charles R. Hausmann, Calhoun Port Director ​
The group will review and evaluate the effect of state policies and programs and make recommendations to the commissioner on matters relating to coastal resiliency and recovery.

Meetings will be held quarterly in a different coastal region on a rotating basis. The first meeting is next month in Corpus Christi.
Texas General Land Office
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