Dr. Light grew up in
Cedar Hill, Texas where his mother still lives. He has one married sister.
He is married to Irene Dirksen Light who is the oldest of nine children.
She earned a Master of Science in Nursing. They have three children and one granddaughter. The children have 24 cousins and a dog.
Dr. Light and his family
attend St. Mary's Catholic Church. Dr. and Mrs. Light have been active
in Marriage Encounter, a marriage enrichment program, since 1983.
Past Chairman of the
B/CS Chamber of Commerce Health Services Committee
Past Texas A&M Opera
and Performing Arts Society (MSC- OPAS) Board Member
Emerald Forest Home Owners
Association Board for three years
Member Bryan Amateur
Former College Station
Little League Baseball Coach
Extra Class Amateur
Radio (Ham) Operator. He has talked to over 330 countries.
Amateur radio volunteer
examiner. He helps give exams to license new hams.