|Governor Perry Appoints David Gregorio
Cabrales to the Texas Racing Commission
Texas Governor Rick
Perry has announced the appointment of David Gregorio Cabrales of Dallas
to the Texas Racing Commission (TRC), which oversees pari-mutuel wagering
on horse and greyhound racing. His term will expire on February 1, 2007.
Cabrales is a partner at Locke Lidell and Sapp, L.L.P., and serves as
chair of the firm’s diversity committee. He is a member of the State
Bar of Texas, the Dallas Bar Association and the Dallas Hispanic Bar Association.
He is also a board member of the United Way of Metropolitan Dallas and
a member of the Salesmanship Club of Dallas. Cabrales received a bachelor’s
degree from Texas Tech University and a law degree from Southern Methodist
Cabrales replaces Louis Sturns, who resigned from the TRC to accept his
recent appointment as a commissioner of the Texas Department of Public
Cabrales' appointment is subject to senate confirmation.