Board of Trustees 2021

Composed of 36 members, the Board of Trustees (BOT) is the University’s policy-making body. Trustees must hold membership in a Baptist church during their tenure on the Board. Trustees affirm and maintain the University’s mission by setting policy, hiring and evaluating the president, and appraising the overall performance of the institute.


Mrs. Laura Moore—Chairman

Mrs. Roxi VanstorySecretary

Mr. Rick StrangeVice-Chair/Chair-Elect

Mrs. Melinda StricklinVice-Chair/Assistant Secretary

Mr. Drue PoundsVice-Chair/Finance


Mr. Bryan Adams* | The Woodlands, TX

Dr. Kevin Beam* | Cleburne, TX

Mr. Chad Braun* | Cypress, TX

Dr. Brad Butler* | Abilene, TX

Mrs. Linda Carter* | Abilene, TX

Dr. Craig Curry* | Plano, TX

Mr. Jason Darby* | Abilene, TX

Mr. Chuck Davis* | McKinney, TX

Mr. Jeremy Edmiston* | Grand Prairie, TX

Mr. Bill Gibson* | Frisco, TX

Dr. Jimmy Hunter | Waco, TX

Dr. Jimmie Keeling* | Abilene, TX

Mrs. Peggy Manning* | Abilene, TX

Mrs. Amy McAdams* | Abilene, TX

Mrs. Laura Moore* | Abilene, TX

Dr. Dan Munton* | Pilot Point, TX

Dr. George A. Newman | Abilene, TX

Hon. Candy Noble* | Lucas, TX

Mr. Filemon Ortiz, Jr.* | Del Rio, TX

Mr. Jerry Phillips* |  Lubbock, TX

Mr. Drue Pounds* | Colleyville, TX

Mr. Ron Price | Arlington, TX

Mr. Louis Revor* | Murphy, TX

Mrs. Daisy Sanchez* | San Angelo, TX

Mrs. Jamie Sanders* | Tyler, TX

Mr. Joe Sharp* | McKinney, TX

Mr. Rick Strange* | Midland, TX

Mrs. Melinda Stricklin* | Colleyville, TX

Mrs. Jill Teague | Abilene, TX

Mrs. Roxi Vanstory* | New Braunfels, TX

Dr. Michael Waters* Dallas, TX

Mr. Jon Wheeler* | Midland, TX

Mrs. Angie Wiley* | Abilene, TX

Miss Vishia Wilson* | Abilene, TX

Mr. Tom Womble* | Houston, TX

Dr. Darin Wood | Midland, TX

*HSU Alumni