House Representative

Straus, Joe

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 09/07/2016

STATEMENT ON THE RETIREMENT OF UTSA PRESIDENT ROMO

Texas House Speaker Joe Straus of San Antonio released the following statement Wednesday upon Dr. Ricardo Romo’s announcement that he will retire as President of the University of Texas at San Antonio in August 2017:

“Thanks to the leadership of Dr. Romo, UTSA is one of the leading universities in our state and one of the great treasures of our community. Even as he took the university to new heights in size and stature, he never lost sight of its core mission. Generations of students will continue to benefit from his vision and stewardship, and we are all grateful for his service.”


Jason Embry
Communications Director
Office of Speaker Joe Straus
512-463-0223