Term as Regent:
July 1, 2010 - June 30, 2011
Compliance and Audit
Grounds and Buildings
Office of the Secretary & Chief of Staff to The Regents
1111 Franklin Street, 12th floor
Oakland, CA 94607
Rex Hime is President and Chief Executive Officer of California Business Properties Association (CBPA), a coalition of leading companies and professional associations in the commercial, industrial and retail real estate sector. Mr. Hime received his B.A. degree in political science and his law degree from the University of California, Davis. He has served as the Presidential as well as the California State Assembly Representative on the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency and was a member of the California Task Force on Violence Prevention.
Currently he serves as the Governors' appointment to the Board of Directors the California State Fair (CAL-EXPO), was its Chair for two years, and as a Trustee for the Greater Sacramento Valley Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, where he currently is the Chair.
He is a past President of the Cal Aggie Alumni Association and has served on many committees for the Davis campus. Prior to joining CBPA, Mr. Hime served on then-Governor Reagan’s educational staff and as Assistant to the Director for the State Department of Consumer Affairs. Later he was the Executive Director of the California State Commission for Economic Development, Director for the California Commission on Agriculture and as a Special Assistant to the Lieutenant Governor. His legislative experience includes service as the Senior Assistant to the Minority Leader of the California State Assembly. Mr. Hime serves as Alumni Regent and President of the Alumni Associations of UC (AAUC) for a one-year term commencing July 1, 2010.