Lt. Governor Patrick Appoints Alvis to Texas Facilities Commission


AUSTIN – Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick announced the appointment of Steven Alvis, of Houston, to the Texas Facilities Commission today.

Upon making the announcement the lieutenant governor made the following statement:

“Mr. Alvis has a great deal of experience in this area and I am confident he will serve admirably on the Texas Facilities Commission.”

Steven Alvis is the co-founder and managing partner of NewQuest Properties which currently represents more than 75 national, regional and local tenants throughout Texas. Having developed over 15 million square feet, NewQuest is the largest privately-held shopping center developer in Texas.

The Texas Facilities Commission controls and maintains repair of state buildings, grounds, and property. It constructs, purchases and leases state buildings, grounds, or property and manages certain child-care services for state employees. It also oversees surplus and salvaged property.