Former Super Bowl CEO to bring his “unique expertise” to System’s three campuses.
Dr. Carlos Hernandez has been named controller and associate vice president for finance for UNT. Hernandez also will serve as the controller for the UNT System.
Michael DiPaolo will be responsible for the system-wide consolidation of information technology operations into a shared services model.
Regents approved the nomination of V. Lane Rawlins, making him UNT's 15th president. Rawlins was named sole finalist by the board on Nov. 12 while serving a one-year appointment as UNT's president. Regents also formally approved the hiring of Dan McCarney to serve as UNT's 18th head football coach.
The UNT System Board of Regents approved the nomination of V. Lane Rawlins Nov. 12, beginning the 21-day period required by Texas law before they can officially appoint him to the presidency. Rawlins has been serving a one-year appointment as UNT president.
The UNT System Board of Regents is expected to approve V. Lane Rawlins' nomination at its Nov. 12 meeting.
When more than 37,000 students return to school this month, they will be learning in an environment that is greener than before.
As the student regent, Gallegos said his primary goal is to support the diverse students and their changing needs on all three UNT System campuses.
The UNT System Board of Regents today appointed V. Lane Rawlins to serve as UNT's president for the 2010-11 academic year.
Rawlins' appointment will take effect on May 14, 2010, and he is expected to serve as president through the summer of 2011 during the System's national search for a new president for its flagship university.
Development of a hotel-convention center could provide opportunities to host large conferences, conventions and training seminars locally.