Selected Accomplishments of regent miller (1999-2004)

  • Creation of state-of-the-art Higher Education Accountability System
  • Selection of Chancellor Mark G. Yudof and seven U. T. presidents
  • Creation, with Chancellor, of a performance review process for evaluation of institutional and leadership performance
  • Project to review Executive Compensation
  • Reorganization of The University of Texas System Administration
  • External Affairs/Communications Plan
  • Encouragement of collaborative activities
  • Support for preservation of historical documents
  • Revised Board meeting format/enhanced effectiveness
  • Leadership of K-12 Activities
  • Every Child/Every Advantage Program
  • Establishment of U. T. Elementary Charter School
  • Creation of the Audit, Compliance, and Management Review Committee
  • Development of a public institution version of the Sarbanes-Oxley oversight process
  • Initiation of full outside audit of the U. T. System
  • Management review of University Lands - West Texas Operations
  • Initiated review of Regents' Rules and Regulations
  • Implementation of Expanded Tuition-Setting Authority
  • Extensive Deregulation program
  • Ongoing review of the structure and governance of internal foundations and related organizations
  • Technology transfer review
  • Review of structure of and relationship with UTIMCO
  • Improved format for Revenue Analysis
  • Facility changes to U. T. System Complex to ensure safety and health of employees and visitors
  • Extended educational partnership agreement between U. T. Brownsville and Texas Southmost College for 99 years
  • Utilization of task force appointments to provide timely and flexible review and recommendations on critical topics.
  • Appointment of Task Force on "Closing the Gaps" Capital Funding for Academic Institutions
  • Appointment of Admissions, Tuition, and Financial Aid Task Force
  • Promoted establishment of U. T. System Management Leadership Development Program Office of the Board of Regents