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Perry reappoints Cargill to top post on State Board of Education

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Posted: Sunday, February 3, 2013 4:00 am

Gov. Rick Perry has re-appointed Barbara Cargill of The Woodlands as chairwoman of the State Board of Education for a term to expire Feb. 1, 2015.

The board and education commissioner oversee the state's public school system.

Cargill is a former teacher, and founder and director of Wonders of the Woodlands (WOW!) Science Camp. She has served as chairwoman of the SBOE since her appointment in July 2011.

Cargill received a bachelor's degree from Baylor University and a master's degree in science education from Texas Woman's University.

The appointment is subject to Senate confirmation.

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