NEW UHS REGENTS GOLDEN, ROSE
TO BE SWORN IN WEDNESDAY
Two newly appointed members of the University of Houston System
Board of Regents will be sworn in at 5 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 28,
at the UH Athletics/Alumni Center.
Dr. Dennis D. Golden and Lynden B. Rose will be administered the
oath of office in a ceremony presided over by Bo Smith, chair of
the UH System Board of Regents. UHS System Chancellor and UH President
Jay Gogue will attend the event and offer welcoming remarks. Golden
and Rose were appointed Jan. 2 by Texas Gov. Rick Perry.
Golden and Rose are UH alums. Golden, an optometrist, is a cum
laude graduate of UH where he received his bachelors of science
and optometry degrees. Rose, an attorney, earned his undergraduate
and law degrees from the university where he was also co-captain
of the Cougar basketball team that reached the NCAA Final Four in
1982. Golden replaces former UH System Regent Suzette Caldwell whose
term expired last year. Rose replaces Gene McDavid, the former Board
of Regents chair whose term also expired last year. A complete list
of UH System Board members is available at http://www.uhsa.uh.edu/regents/board_members/.
Golden is a doctor of optometry and owner of Golden Eye Associates
in Carthage, Texas. He is a member of the Texas Optometric Association
(TOA) and the American Optometric Association. He is past president
of TOA, which named him optometrist of the year in 2003. He is also
the past chairman of the Board of Trustees of Panola College where
he served three terms.
Rose is an attorney in private practice in Houston. He is president
of L. M. Rose Consulting and former president of Rose Sports Management
Inc. Rose currently serves on the Governor’s Advisory Council
on Physical Fitness and the Harris County Sheriff’s Department
Civil Service Commission.
||Swearing-in Ceremony of new UHS Board of Regents
||5 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 28
Cullen Boulevard (off Elgin)
||Dr. Dennis D. Golden, Lynden B. Rose
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