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Geoffrey Scott Connor

Geoffrey Scott Connor, American former state official, lawyer. Bar: Texas 1988.

Background

  • Connor, Geoffrey Scott was born on July 24, 1963 in Ballinger, Texas, United States. Son of Michael Lynn Connor and Pamela Sue Underwood.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Texas State University, San Marcos, 1985. Student, University London, 1985. Juris Doctor, University Texas, 1988.

    Career

    • Assistant general counsel Office of the Governor, Austin, Texas, 1988-1990, deputy general counsel, 1990-1991. Assistant commissioner legal affairs Department Agriculture, 1991-1995. General counsel Texas Natural Resource Conservation Commission, 1995-1999.

      Attorney Akin, Gump, Strauss, Hauer and Feld, 1999—2001. Deputy secretary of state State of Texas, 2001—2003, secretary of state, 2003—2005. Counsel business transaction section Jackson Walker LLP, Austin, Texas, 2005—2007.

      Chairman CACH Capital Management, since 2007. Principal Angelou Economic, since 2008.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Texas 1988.

    Membership

    Delaware, Republican Convention, Austin, 1982-1996, alternate delegate, Houston, 1992. Delegate National Republican Convention, San Diego, 1996. Board directors Helping Our Brothers Out, Inc., 1995.

    Trustee Sigma Tau Gamma. Member board advisors. International Center Texas State University.

    Member Austin Council Foreign Affairs, Austin World Affairs Council, Dallas World Affairs Council, American Council Young Political Leaders, British-American Business Council World Congress on Information and Technology, 2006. Member American Bar Association, State Bar Texas (board certified in administrative law by Texas Board Legal Specialization), Texas Young Lawyers Assn, National Association Secretaries of State (international affairs committee).

    Personality

    Interests

    Travel, reading, hunting, gardening.

    Connections

    • father: Michael Lynn Connor
    • mother: Pamela Sue Underwood
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    Born July 24, 1963
    (age 53)
    • 1985
      Texas State University
    • 1985
      University London
    • 1988
      University Texas
    • 1988 - 1990
      Assistant, general counsel Office of the Governor
      Austin, Texas, United States
    • 1991 - 1995
      assistant, commissioner legal affairs Department Agriculture
    • 1995 - 1999
      general counsel, Texas Natural Resource Conservation Commission
    • 1999 - 2001
      attorney, Akin
    • 2005 - 2007
      counsel, business transaction section Jackson Walker Limited Liability Partnership
      Austin, Texas, United States
    • 2007
      chairman, CACH Capital Management
    • 2008
      principal Angelou Economic
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