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Lawyer , State official

Geoffrey Scott Connor, American Lawyer. Republican delegate, Austin, 1982-1996, national Republican alternate delegate, Houston, 1992, national Republican delegate, San Diego, 1996; board directors Helping Our Brothers Out, Inc.,1995-. Member American Bar Association, State Bar of Texas (board certified in administrative law by Texas Board of Legal Specialization), Texas Young Lawyers Association.

Background

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

Education

Bachelor, S.W. Texas State University, San Marcos, 1985;student, University London, England, 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.

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).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: travel, reading, hunting, gardening.

Connections

father:
Michael Lynn Connor

mother:
Pamela Sue Underwood Hodges