Welcome W. Wilson, Jr.

Last modified on: 03-10-2014 13:11:07


General Information

Home Town: Houston

Personal Information

Welcome W. Wilson, Jr., was appointed to the University of Houston System Board of Regents by Governor Rick Perry in 2011 and will serve through August 31, 2017. For fiscal year 2012-2013, Regent Wilson will serve as vice chair of the Facilities, Construction and Master Planning Committee and as a member of the Finance and Administration Committee.

Welcome Wilson, Jr. of Houston is president and CEO of Welcome Group, LLC and the Joint Venture Partner in Kingham ∙ Dalton ∙ Wilson Ltd. He is a member of the National Association of Industrial Office Properties, vice chairman of the University of Houston System Board of Regents, and chairman of the Alamo Complex Management and the Southwest Houston Redevelopment Authority. He is a board member of the Alamo Endowment Board of Directors, Texas Business Hall of Fame, Texas Guaranteed Student Loan Corporation, Trellis Foundation, and Friends of the Texas Historical Commission. Additionally, he is the immediate past chair of the Houston Realty Business Coalition, former board member of the Houston Food Bank, and former president of Kinkaid School Alumni Association. Wilson attended the University of Denver.