The Austin Professional Landmen’s Association (“APLA”) is pleased to announce February’s APLA luncheon.
Speaker: Senator Bryan Hughes
Topic:The 2019 Texas Legislative Session
When: Friday, February 1, 2019, 11:30am – 1:00pm
Where: County Line BBQ on The Hill
Just west of the intersection of Bee Cave Road (FM 2244) & Loop 360
*Payment are accepted online through PayPal or will be accepted at the door (cash or check only). **$25/members – $30/non-members** Please make check payable to the Austin Professional Landmen’s Association.
Senator Bryan Hughes served his first term in the Texas Senate during the 85th Session, representing the 16 counties of Senate District One in Northeast Texas. Prior, he represented District Five in the Texas House of Representatives.
Born and raised in East Texas, Bryan attended Tyler Junior College and the University of Texas at Tyler, receiving his BBA in Economics, cum laude, in 1992, becoming the first member of his family to receive a Bachelor’s degree. He went on to Baylor University School of Law, where he earned his law degree in 1995. Bryan then served as law clerk to US District Judge William Steger of Tyler from 1995-1997.
He has received numerous awards for his work in the Legislature, including the Taxpayer Champion Award from Texans for Fiscal Responsibility, the Horizon Award from Texas Right to Life, and “Defender of the American Dream” from Americans for Prosperity. In 2011, Texas Right to Life named Bryan Hughes the Pro-Life Whip of the Texas House. Mothers Against Drunk Driving honored Senator Hughes as 2017 Legislator of the Year.
As a small businessman, he knows about hard work and the value of a dollar. Bryan is a leader in his church, a Red Cross disaster relief volunteer, and active in civic and community organizations.