Grew up in San Antonio. Married to Jan Robbins. One daughter, neo-natal nurse, Houston. Four grandchildren.
BA, Texas A&M, College Station.
Ten years active duty, US Army. Airborne Ranger Infantry Officer.
Vietnam veteran, Silver Star, 2 Bronze Stars, 3 Air Medals.
41/2 years with US Army Ranger units.
Service in the United States, Vietnam, and Germany.
Eight years in Army Reserve.
- MS, Community and Regional Planning. University of Texas, Austin.
- 33 years city planner, planning director, and multi-department manager for fast growing cities in Texas, San Antonio, San Marcos, Denton, McKinney, and New Braunfels; and Schaumburg, Illinois. Managed planning, building, health, code enforcement departments and in two cities, the engineering department.
LAGO VISTA COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT
2007 to 2013: Assistant City Manager/Director of Development Services
Past President, Men’s Golf Association
Past Vice Chair, Golf Course Advisory Committee
Past VP and Director, LV Lion’s Club.
Past Chair, Charter Review Committee
Past Member Board of Adjustment
Past President, Keep Lago Vista Beautiful.
Past Chair, Comprehensive Plan Land Use Subcommittee.