Brenda PejovichBRENDA PEJOVICH, Dallas, Texas, was appointed to The University of Texas System Board of Regents by Governor Rick Perry in July 2010 and was reappointed in February 2011.
Regent Pejovich is Chairman of the Audit, Compliance, and Management Review Committee, and she serves on the Academic Affairs Committee, the Finance and Planning Committee, and the Technology Transfer and Research Committee. Regent Pejovich served as Chairman of the Task Force on University Excellence and Productivity and as Regental representative to the Type 2 Diabetes Risk Assessment Program Advisory Committee.
Ms. Pejovich is CEO of BFG Management Company LLC and Brenda Pejovich Group LLC, a North Texas based operations consulting and executive search firm. Previously, she was CEO of Brenda Pejovich & Associates Inc., a large-scale operations consulting firm ranked by the Dallas Business Journal as one of the top 25 largest firms in its sector. Ms. Pejovich sold BPA, Inc. to a subsidiary of a Fortune 1000 firm. Earlier in her career, she practiced public accounting with a Big Eight firm.
Ms. Pejovich’s public service record includes gubernatorial appointments to the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, the Texas Building & Procurement Commission, and Texas Mutual Insurance Company. Additionally, she has chaired numerous fundraising events for nonprofit organizations and has received recognition and awards for her entrepreneurial accomplishments and community involvement. She currently serves on several boards including the Texas Business Hall of Fame Foundation, Texas Public Policy Foundation and World Affairs Council of Dallas/Fort Worth. Ms. Pejovich is co-founder of the Professor Svetozar Pejovich Future Leaders Award for undergraduate economics students and a prime sponsor of the World War II Memorial located on the capitol grounds in Austin, Texas.
Ms. Pejovich holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from The University of Texas at Austin and received certification by the Texas State Board of Public Accountancy.
last updated November 4, 2011