Why Does Texas A&M Have A School of Innovation?

Tuesday, November 12, 2019 Why Does Texas A&M Have A School of Innovation? Professor Morriss received his AB from Princeton University, his JD and Master of Public Affairs from the University of Texas at Austin, his PhD in economics from Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and his Master of Education in Educational Technology from Texas A&M University. His primary areas of research are international financial centers, regulation of business and the environment, and empirical legal studies. He previously served as Dean of the Texas A&M School of Law (July 2014 to August 2017). He is the author or coauthor of more …

Healthcare Panel

Tuesday, September 10, 2019 Dr. Brent Egeland is a founder of Medpather (https://medpather.com/) and an inventor of Medpather’s patented system for medical pricing using continuous real-time costing through location aware resource utilization datasets. Brent is a practicing Plastic Surgeon and Hand Surgeon in Austin, Texas. He has dedicated his clinical career to treating complex injuries and cancer reconstruction in adults and children at tertiary referral hospitals and trauma centers. He aspires to develop an academic plastic surgery program to pass this knowledge on to others. Dr. Egeland completed his residency in the highly regarded University of Michigan Integrated Plastic Surgery …

12th Man Foundation

Tuesday, July 9, 2019 Tavis V. Dabney ‘96Travis was named President and CEO of the 12th Man Foundation on Sept. 25, 2017. One of the longest-tenured employees at the 12th Man Foundation, Dabney has worked in various roles within the organization since March 2000. His career started in the Foundation’s Annual Programs office as Call Center Manager, and in 2003 he became a fundraiser in the Major Gifts division. Dabney was named the head of Major Gifts in 2013 and was a lead fundraiser for the Kyle Field redevelopment campaign. He was also heavily involved in fundraising efforts to construct …


Tuesday, March 26, 2019 Our March breakfast will feature Brandon Jones and Ryan Brauninger discussing the upcoming baseball season coverage with the TexasAgs.

Austin Real Estate Panel Discussion

Tuesday, January 8, 2019 Our January breakfast will feature a panel of Austin area real estate professionals, discussing the latest market trends, forecasts, and strategies for both residential and commercial real estate in the Austin area. Panel members include: