Commissioner Stacy Adams Elected to Chair H-GAC Board of Directors
Post Date:01/30/2019 11:00 AM
The Houston-Galveston Area Council (H-GAC) announced the election of its new board officers to the 2019 Board of Directors at its annual meeting and general assembly on Jan. 18. Serving on the H-GAC board since 2011, Commissioner Stacy Adams of Brazoria County will continue his regional leadership as the Board Chair. Nancy Arnold, Councilmember for the City of Waller, will serve as Board Chair-Elect and Wharton County Judge Phillip Spenrath as Vice Chair.
H-GAC's Board of Directors is composed of 36 elected officials representing 13 counties, 105 cities, and 11 school districts. As Board Chair, Commissioner Admas will lead collaborative efforts with local governments that consider regional issues and foster cooperation in solving areawide challenges.
H-GAC is a voluntary association of local governments and local elected officials from the 13-county Gulf Coast Planning Region, which includes an area of 12,500 square miles and more than 7 million people. H-GAC works to promote efficient and accountable use of local, state, and federal tax dollars; serves as a problem-solving and information forum for local governments, and helps analyze trends and conditions affecting the region. For more information, visit h-gac.com.