Monday Lunch: October 21, 2019

Lunch Program: Dr. Danny Pugh - Vice President for Student Affairs - Texas A&M University

Ddanny-pughr. Daniel J. Pugh, Sr., Ph.D. currently serves as the Vice President for Student Affairs in the Division of Student Affairs and Professor of the Practice in the Department of Educational Administration & Human Resource Development in the College of Education and Human Development at Texas A&M University.

Dr. Pugh earned a B.S. in communications and an M.S. in college student personnel from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville. His Ph.D. was awarded from the University of Georgia’s Institute of Higher Education.

Prior to his arrival at Texas A&M, Dr. Pugh served as the vice provost for student affairs at the University of Arkansas. He also held appointment as associate professor of higher education in the College of Education and Health Professions’ Higher Education Leadership Program. Preceding administrative appointments include associate vice chancellor for student affairs and dean of students at the University of Arkansas, and associate vice president and dean of students at Eastern Washington University.

Dr. Pugh is currently the chair and serves on the executive committee for the Council of Student Affairs in the Association of Public and Land Grant Universities (APLU) and has held numerous leadership positions in professional associations such as the National Association for Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA).  In 2012, Dr. Pugh was awarded NASPA IV-West’s James J. Rhatigan Outstanding Dean Award and in 2008 the NASPA IV-West Outstanding Faculty Member Award.  

Additionally, Dr. Pugh serves as the Civilian Aide to the Secretary of the Army (Texas - Brazos Valley) and previously served as the Civilian Aide to the Secretary of the Army (Arkansas).  He is a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Center and a Fourth Degree Knight of Columbus.

Dr. Pugh is married to Denice Williams Pugh and they have two sons, Daniel, Jr. and David. 

Lunch Menu:
Hamburgers, Sides, and Salad bar. Catered by Circle G BBQ.
$10 - Member Price
$15 - Regular Price



  • Doors open - 11:00am
  • Lunch Buffet - 11:30am
  • Program - 12:00am - 1:00pm

Location: Aggie Park, 6205 West Ave. San Antonio TX 78213