|Governor Perry Appoints Haywood to Texas Racing Commission
(Austin, Texas - Wednesday, December 2, 2009) - Governor Rick
Perry has appointed Scott Haywood of Austin to the Texas Racing Commission
(TxRC) for a term to expire on February 1, 2015. The commission oversees
pari-mutuel wagering on horse and greyhound racin in Texas.
Haywood is director of corporate communications for Astrotech Corporation
and past director of communications for the Texas Secretary of State.
He is a member of the Austin Chamber of Commerce. Haywood received a bachelor's
degree from Trinity University.