Austin, TX (STL.News) Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Leslie Lasater and reappointed Reese Braswell and Erica Hall to the Upper Colorado River Authority Board of Directors for terms set to expire on February 1, 2027. Additionally, the Governor named Nancy Blackwell as chair of the board.
Leslie Lasater of San Angelo is a realtor with ERA Newlin and Company and owner of Company Printing. Her professional memberships include San Anglo Association of Realtors, Texas Real Estate Commission, National Federation of Independent Businesses and formerly the Beefmaster Cattlewomen Association. She is a former president of the Junior League of San Angelo. Lasater received a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance with a financial real estate option from Angelo State University.
Reese Braswell of Bronte is a branch manager and the compliance officer at First National Bank of Sterling City. He currently serves as the president and treasurer of the Bronte 4B Economic Development Corp. In addition, he is a member and past president of the Lions Club. Braswell received a Bachelor of Science in Animal Business from Angelo State University and is a graduate of the Southwestern Graduate School of Banking at Southern Methodist University.