Tom serves as SD&M's Regulatory Coordinator, dealing with all state agencies, with emphasis on regulatory matters before the Railroad Commission of Texas and Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts. He is actively involved in assisting oil and gas and tax attorneys and clients in expediting applications, gathering research, both in regulatory matters and civil litigation, and monitoring ongoing regulatory issues. Prior to joining SD&M, Tom was Executive Assistant to former Austin Mayor Carole Keeton Strayhorn (past Chairman of the Railroad Commission of Texas and former Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts). Tom enjoys a close working relationship with many other Elected Officials and their staffs.
Recognitions & Awards
University of Texas at Austin Men’s Basketball Player (T-Association Lettermens Club) 1979-82; Silver Spurs Honorary Service Organization; University of Texas at Austin Men’s Basketball Assistant Coach (1988-90); University of Texas at Austin Men’s Athletics Hall of Honor Committee (1997-Present);
The Marbridge Foundation Board of Trustees (2008-Present); Lay Leader of Bee Creek United Methodist Church;
University of Texas at Austin School of Communications (1979-83)