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lawyer , mediator , venture capital executive

Thomas Weir Pauken, American Venture capital executive, lawyer, mediator. Avocation: reading. M C. Recipient Drug Education Leadership award PRIDE, 1985, Director's award United States Office of Personnel Management, 1985; Weaver fellow 1965.

Background

Pauken, Thomas Weir was born on January 11, 1944 in Victoria, Texas, United States. Son of Thomas N. and Patricia (Weir) Pauken.

Education

Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, Georgetown University, 1965. Postgraduate, Georgetown University, 1967. Juris Doctor, Southern Methodist University, 1973.

Career

White House staff assistant, deputy director White House fellows, Washington, 1970-1971. Private practice attorney Dallas, 1974-1980. Director ACTION, Washington, 1981-1985.

President Station KRZI-Radio, Waco, Texas, 1985-1986. Vice president, Corporate Counsel Garvon, Inc., Dallas, 1986-1991. President Township, Inc., since 1991.

Board directors TOR Minerals, Inc. With United States Army, 1967-1970.

Achievements

  • Avocation: reading. M C.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Thirty Years War - The Politics of the 60s Generation, 1994.

Membership

Member Reagan transition team Counsel' General’ s Office, Washington, 1980-1981. Texas Republican State chairman, 1994-1997. Chairman Governor's Texas Task Force on Appraisal Reform, 2006-2007, Chairman Texas Workforce Commission, since 2008.

Member State Bar Texas, Veterans of Foreign Wars (life).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading.

Connections

Married Ida Ayala; children: Thomas II, Michelle, Angela, Elizabeth, Daniel, Victoria, Monica.

father:
Thomas N. Pauken

mother:
Patricia (Weir) Pauken

spouse:
Ida Ayala

children:
Thomas II Pauken

Michelle Pauken

Angela Pauken

Elizabeth Pauken

Daniel Pauken

Victoria Pauken

Monica Pauken