Sara Martinez Tucker on Becoming New Chairman of the Board of Regents

In 2015, Tucker was appointed to a six-year term on the UT System Board of Regents by Gov. Abbott and confirmed by the Texas Senate. And on Sept. 19, she was unanimously elected chairman of the board by her fellow regents. As chairman, Tucker is tasked with steering the governing body of the UT System and overseeing each of its 14 institutions.