Board of Regents

Upcoming Board Meetings

  • May 17 and 18, 2018, TWU Denton Campus
  • August 9 and 10, 2018, TWU TBPIHS - Dallas Center
  • November 8 and 9, 2018, TWU IHS - Houston Center

About the Board of Regents

The Texas Woman's University Board of Regents is composed of nine persons, at least four of whom shall be women, appointed by the governor with the advice and consent of the Senate. The governor also appoints a tenth non-voting student regent.

The regents hold office for staggered terms of six years, with the terms of three members expiring February 1 of odd-numbered years. The student regent serves a term of one year. The Board meets quarterly. The Board biennially elects a chair/presiding officer and a vice chair/asst. presiding officer. Current regents and officers are as follows:

2017–2019 Officers
Board Chair and Presiding Officer: Nolan E. Perez, M.D.
Vice Chair and Asst. Presiding Officer: Mrs. Nancy Painter Paup
Current MembersTerm Expires
Nolan Perez, M.D. February 2021
Mrs. Nancy Painter Paup February 2019
Mr. George R. Schrader February 2019
Mrs. Mary Wilson February 2019
Vacant February 2021
Ms. Janelle Shepard  February 2021
Ms. Kathleen Wu  February 2023
Ms. Bernadette Coleman February 2023
Ms. Jill Jester February 2023
Ms. Rachel Iacobucci, Student Regent May 31, 2018