Share This Profile
Share this profile on Facebook.
Link to this profile on LinkedIn.
Tweet this profile on Twitter.
Email a link to this profile.
See other services through which you can share this profile.
This profile was last updated on 3/31/14  and contains information from public web pages and contributions from the ZoomInfo community.

Director of Public Affairs for Re...

Local Address: Houston, Texas, United States
Valero Energy Corp.
One Valero Way
San Antonio, Texas 78249
United States

Company Description: Valero owns/operates natural gas pipeline systems serving TX & certain intrastate markets, and processes natural gas to extract natural gas liquids. (Source: 10-K)

Employment History

Board Memberships and Affiliations


  • University of Washington
  • Masters of International Business
  • Prairie View A&M University
  • degrees , Electrical Engineering
79 Total References
Web References
Prairie View A&M Foundation, 31 Mar 2014 [cached]
Fred Newhouse | Read more Prairie View A&M Foundation PVAMF
Fred Newhouse
Frederick (Fred) is a native of Hallsville, Texas and currently resides in Houston. After high school, he attended Prairie View A&M University in Texas and the University of Washington in Seattle, earning degrees in Electrical Engineering and a Masters of International Business, respectively. Between undergraduate and graduate school, he served two years in the United States Army.
Fred is currently Director of Public Affairs for Valero Energy's regional refining operations. Prior to this assignment, he served in a variety of engineering, human resources, and public affairs positions within Valero and Exxon Mobil's operations in Texas, California, and Louisiana.
In his civic life, Fred has volunteered in many capacities including the Boards of Directors for United States Olympic Committee and USA Track and Field. He is past Chairman of the Board of the Texas City/ LaMarque Chamber of Commerce, Chair-elect for the Houston East End Chamber of Commerce, Chairman of Houston's Community Family Center, and Vice-chair of the Black Heritage Committee - Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo. Fred also serves on the Capital Campaign Committee for Prairie View A&M University and is an avid supporter of the United Way and Boy Scouts of America.
While at Prairie View A&M, Fred was a three time All-American and National Champion in Track and Field. In 1976, he won Gold and Silver Medals in the Montreal Canada Olympic Games. In 2000, Fred was appointed Team Leader for the United States Men's Track and Field squad to the Olympic Games in Sydney, Austria. He has served as the High School Referee for the Texas Relays for the past seven years and Co-Referee at the Texas State UIL Track and Field Championships for the past six years.
Fred is a member of the First Metropolitan Church in Houston. He and his wife of 38 years, Rhonda, have 2 daughters - Vonda and Benecia; a son-in-law, Pele' Nunley (Vonda's husband); and two wonderful grandsons, Andre' and Bryce. His hobbies are gardening, ranching, and volunteering in youth oriented programs.
Society of Environmental Journalists: SEJ 15th Annual Conference agenda [cached]
Fred Newhouse, Spokesman, Valero Houston Refinery | News for Houston, Texas | Local News / Houston, 10 Jan 2006 [cached]
"Our corporation thought since we were becoming one of the largest refiners in the country, actually the largest refiner in the country, that we should put a face on the company," said Fred Newhouse, Valero Public Affairs Manager.
"You don't get this designation without employees having a very active role in determining what is safe," said Newhouse.
It's the same with its neighbors.
News - Hallsville Athletics, 12 Nov 2012 [cached]
Hallsville's own Galilee High School world class athletes Robert Newhouse and Fred Newhouse along with Clint Ingram return to Hallsville for the game this Friday night to participate in the opening ceremonial coin toss.
Frederick Vaughn ("Fred") Newhouse was a member of the USA track team at the 1976 Summer Olympics, winning a gold medal in the men's 4x400 meter relay. He also won a silver medal in the 400 m with a time of 44.40. He was one of the organizers of the Northwest Flyers Track Club in Houston. After graduating Prairie View A&M with a degree in Electrical Engineering, he received his Masters in International Business. He now is Director of Public Affairs for Valero Energy and serves as the Assistant Treasurer of the Prairie View A&M Foundation.
Fred Newhouse, director of ..., 24 Sept 2012 [cached]
Fred Newhouse, director of public affairs at Valero Energy and an Olympic Gold Medal winner, will be the featured speaker.
Other People with the name "Newhouse":
Other ZoomInfo Searches
Accelerate your business with the industry's most comprehensive profiles on business people and companies.
Find business contacts by city, industry and title. Our B2B directory has just-verified and in-depth profiles, plus the market's top tools for searching, targeting and tracking.
Atlanta | Boston | Chicago | Houston | Los Angeles | New York
Browse ZoomInfo's business people directory. Our professional profiles include verified contact information, biography, work history, affiliations and more.
Browse ZoomInfo's company directory. Our company profiles include corporate background information, detailed descriptions, and links to comprehensive employee profiles with verified contact information.