UT Trustees Confirmed By Senate Education Committee

In recent years the Senate Education Committee has chosen to exercise its option to conduct confirmation hearings for new appointees to the University of Tennessee Board of Trustees and to the Tennessee Board of Regents. This past week, the University of Tennessee was represented by five newly appointed or returning Trustees. The Senate Education Committee opted to confirm unanimously each of the UT Trustee Appointments:

Raja J. Jubran:  Second Congressional District

Vicky Brown Gregg: Third Congressional District

Charles E. Wharton: Anderson, Bedford, Coffee, Franklin, Lincoln, Moore and Warren Counties

Shalin N. Shah: Student Trustee – UTC (Voting)

Victoria S. Steinberg: Faculty Trustee – UTC (Voting)