biosketch as of 1968
JACK S. JOSEY of Houston, president of the Josey Oil
Company, is vice-chairman of The University of Texas System
Board of Regents. He was appointed to a six-year term on the Board of
Regents in 1965 by Governor John Connally. Mr. Josey first
became board vice-chairman on Dec. 1, 1966, and was re-elected
to that position on December 7, 1967.
last updated in 1968
A 1939 graduate of The University of Texas at Austin,
Mr. Josey holds a Bachelor of Science degree in petroleum
production engineering. He is a former president of the U. T. Dads' Association
and a life member of the Association's executive committee.
Mr. Josey serves on the boards of several business
enterprises and is a board member of Hermann Hospital in Houston.
For many years Mr. Josey has given support to a variety
of U. T. projects. He and his wife, the former Elva Johnson,
provided furnishings for the Academic Center's' Josey Room,
a study used by students in UT honors programs.
Mr. and Mrs. Josey are the parents of three children--
Lenoir, a U. T. Austin graduate now enrolled in the Harvard Graduate
School of Business; Carolyn (Mrs. John Young), who also has a
U. T. Austin, and Bobbie, a high school senior.