biosketch as of 1981
JANE WEINERT BLUMBERG of Seguin was appointed to a six-year term on
The University of Texas System Board of Regents by Governor Dolph Briscoe
in January, 1977.
Mrs. Blumberg is married to Dr. Roland K. Blumberg, a geophysicist.
She has a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from The University of Texas
at Austin (1937) and a Master of Arts, also in English, from Northwestern
University (1938). She is a member of Phi Beta Kappa and Alpha Lambda
Delta honor societies.
She served on the board of trustees of the Seguin Independent School
District, 1957-65, and has been on the board of regents of Texas Lutheran
College since 1965.
In 1977, Mrs. Blumberg was honored by Texas Lutheran College with a
Distinguished Service Award in recognition of her service "to TLC, her
community, state and nation."
Chairman of the Board of the Seguin State Bank and Trust Company, Mrs.
Blumberg also is a member of the Texas Independent Producers and Royalty
She belongs to the Daughters of the Republic of Texas, Seguin
Shakespeare Club and Seguin Study Club, and is a life member of The
University of Texas Ex-Students' Association.
Mrs. Blumberg was a member of the Texas Hospital Advisory Commission,
1960-64; director of the Guadalupe County United Fund, 1967-73; and
director of women's events of the Southern Governors' Conference, 1974.
She is a member of the Democratic National Committee and was on the
Planning Committee for the 1974 Mid-term Democratic Conference. She is
listed in Who's Who of American Women.
Her hobbies include planning of programs and program research for
literary clubs, home screening of professional 16-mm films, and classical
ballet. Her favorite active sport is light gymnastic exercise.
Dr. and Mrs. Blumberg are the parents of three: a daughter, Carla
Ann; and two sons, Hilmar Daniel and Edward Austin.
last updated July, 1981