|Governor Perry Names R. Dyke Rogers Presiding
Officer of Texas Racing Commission
On Monday, May 26, Governor
Rick Perry today designated R. Dyke Rogers of Dalhart as the presiding
officer of the Texas Racing Commission, which oversees pari-mutuel wagering
on horse and greyhound racing.
Rogers is president of Frontier Fuel Company. He is a member of the Petroleum
Marketers Association, the Texas Petroleum Marketers and Convenience Store
Association, and the National Association of Convenience Stores. He is
director of the Texas Gas Association and a steering committee member
for the Chevron-McDonald's Alliance.
Rogers serves on the Dalhart Area Chamber of Commerce, where he is a
member of the Economic Development Committee and chair of the Transportation
Rogers was originally appointed to the board in 1999 for a term expiring
on February 1, 2005.