Jack E. Brown ’46

Jack Brown, a successful businessman and WWII veteran was principal and founding partner of Midland-based Wagner and Brown, LTD, an independent oil and gas company. In 1943, Brown entered the United States Army, serving in WWII, and was among the [...]

Joe B. Foster ’56

Foster is a Texas businessman, oilman, and philanthropist. From 1989 to 2005, Foster was Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer of Newfield Exploration Company, headquartered in Houston. Previously, Foster was Chairman of Tenneco Oil Company and Executive Vice President and [...]

Lieutenant General Leonard D. Holder ’66

General Leonard Holder served with distinction during a military career spanning over 30 years. General Holder served as a cavalry troop commander in Vietnam, as Commander of the Second Armored Cavalry Regiment in Desert Storm, and as Commanding General, 3rd [...]

Dr. Robert Gates

Dr. Gates received his bachelors degree from the College of William and Mary, his Master's degree in history from Indiana University, and his Doctorate in Russian and Soviet history from Georgetown University. He served as Deputy Director of Central Intelligence [...]