Boo Hausser of San Antonio is an independent rancher in Frio County. He currently serves on the boards of the Friends of the Governor’s Mansion, Friends of the Texas Historical Commission, Advisory Board of Scenic Texas, The Witte Museum and Los Compadres de San Antonio National Historical Park. He formerly served as commissioner of the Texas Historical Commission, President of the Friends of the Governor’s Mansion and Chairman of Los Compadres de San Antonio National Historical Park.
Hausser received his bachelor’s degree, majoring in history, from Southwestern University in Georgetown. He received the George Christian Volunteer of the Year Award for outstanding volunteer service to historic preservation in Texas, the Historic Rehabilitation Award from Preservation Texas and the Historic Preservation Building Award from the San Antonio Conservation Society for the restoration of the 1847 Arcadius Steinle House in Castroville. He is married to Meta Lewis Hausser and they have one son, Ford Hausser.