Thomas A. Taylor

Appointed By:
Lieutenant Governor
Term:
June 25, 2024 - January 31, 2029 
Hometown:
Dallas
Subcommittee Membership:

Thomas A. “Tommy” Taylor is an attorney with more than 47 years of experience representing companies in all facets of their businesses, including long range planning, contract negotiation, mergers and acquisitions, financing, state and federal regulations, alternative dispute resolution and litigation. He holds BBA, JD and LLM degrees, and is licensed in the State of Texas and the Supreme Court of the United States.

Mr. Taylor previously served as a member of the Executive Committee of The University of Texas System Chancellor’s Council, a member of the Board of Trustees of the Baylor Scott and White Foundation, and an advisory council member for the Steve Hicks School of Social Work at The University of Texas at Austin. He received the Chancellor William H. McRaven Guardian Angel Award presented by The Institute on Domestic Violence and Sexual Abuse at the Hicks School of Social Work.

Mr. Taylor and his wife established the Elizabeth Taylor Ovarian Cancer Research Fund at the Baylor Scott and White Foundation and the Anne M. and Thomas A. Taylor Family Endowment for cancer research at universities in The University of Texas System. He is married to Anne (Deputy General Counsel and Vice President, American Heart Association); they have four adult children and two grandsons.

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