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Hagler External Advisory Board

The Hagler Institute External Advisory Board annually reviews the activities of the Hagler Institute for Advanced Study at Texas A&M University to provide guidance, advice, and recommendations.

Norman R. Augustine

Chair, External Advisory Board

Former Under Secretary, US Army 

Former Chair and CEO, Lockheed Martin Corporation 

Former President, National Academy of Engineering 

Chair, Rising Above the Gathering Storm: Energizing and Employing America for a Brighter Economic Future

National Medal of Technology

University of Warwick Distinguished Lecture

Ray M. Bowen

Vice Chair, External Advisory Board

Distinguished Visiting Professor, Rice University

Former President of Texas A&M University

Former Chair, National Science Board 

Former Division Director and Deputy Director, National Science Foundation 

H. Norman Abramson

Former Executive Vice President, Southwest Research Institute

National Academy of Engineering

American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)

American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA)

ASME Medal Recipient

AIAA Structures, Dynamics, Materials Award

Susan R. Bailey

Partner, Fort Worth Allergy and Asthma Associates

President-elect, American Medical Association

Regent Emerita, Texas A&M University System

Distinguished Fellow, American College of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology

Distinguished Alumna, Texas A&M University

Former President, Texas Medical Association

Jon L. Hagler 

Former Director, GMO LLC

Former Chairman, Texas A&M Foundation Board of Trustees

Former Co-Chair, Texas A&M’s Vision 2020 planning Initiative

Sterling C. Evans Medal, The Texas A&M Foundation

Honorary Doctor of Letters, Texas A&M University

Herbert H. Richardson

Chancellor Emeritus, The Texas A&M University System

Director Emeritus, Texas A&M Transportation Institute

Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Mechanical Engineering, Texas A&M University

National Academy of Engineering

Rufus Oldenburger Medal

Ray Rothrock

Chairman and CEO, RedSeal, Inc.

Venrock, Partner Emeritus

Forbes Midas List

Former Chair, National Venture Capital Association

MIT Corporation, Member

UTIMCO, Vice Chairman

Distinguished Alumnus Texas A&M

Director, Check Point Software Technology, Ltd.

Director, Roku, Inc.

Trustee, Carnegie Institute of Science

Director, Nuclear Threat Initiative

Ronald L. Skaggs

Chairman Emeritus and CEO, HKS Inc., Architects/Engineers/Planners

President of the American Institute of Architects (AIA)

Chancellor of AIA College of Fellows

Board Chairman and Vice Chair, National Institute of Building Sciences 

National Academy of Construction

Distinguished Alumnus, Association of Former Students, Texas A&M University

Sheila E. Widnall

Institute Professor and Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Former Secretary of the Air Force

National Academy of Engineering

American Academy of Arts and Sciences

American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics

Former President AAAS

Member, Columbia Accident Investigation Board

Emeritus Members

Anita K. Jones

Professor Emerita, University of Virginia

Former Director, Defense Research and Engineering, US Department of Defense

National Academy of Engineering

Committee Member, Rising Above the Gathering Storm: Energizing and Employing America for a Brighter Economic Future

Former Vice Chair, National Science Board

Linda P. B. Katehi

Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Texas A&M University

Former Chancellor, Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of California, Davis

National Academy of Engineering

American Academy of Arts and Sciences

Humboldt Research Award

V. Lane Rawlins

Former President, University of North Texas

President Emeritus, University of North Texas

Former President, Washington State University 

Former President, the University of Memphis 

National Collegiate Athletic Association Board of Directors