Tommy Adkisson
County Commissioner of Precinct 4


Bexar County Commissioner Tommy Adkisson

PERSONAL:

Born: April 2, 1949, San Antonio, Texas

Married to the former Miss Karen Barbee

EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND:

St. Gerard Catholic High School 1967

BBA in Finance, University of Texas at Austin, 1972

Doctor of Jurisprudence, South Texas College of Law, 1978

Board Certified in Family Law by Texas Board of Legal Specialization since 1989

EMPLOYMENT BACKGROUND:

Investigator, District Attorney Ted Butler, 1972 - 1975

General Civil Law Practice since November, 1978

State Representative, District 57 - D (1981 - 1983)

State Representative, District 119 (1985 - 1987)

Named as one of the “Top Ten” Legislators by the Family Law Section of the State Bar of Texas

Elected Bexar County Commissioner, Precinct Four on November 3, 1998

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT:

Chair, Bexar County Re-Entry Council

Chair, Bexar County Bail Bond Board

Chair, Metropolitan Planning Organization

Chair, Build San Antonio Green (Metropolitan Partnership for Energy)

Past Chair 2005 and current member, Alamo Area Council of Governments Board of Directors

Member representing Bexar County, Lone Star Rail District

Member, Alamo Workforce Development Committee of Six

Member, Bexar County Watersheds Committee of Seven

Member, VIA Governmental Review Board

Founder, Past President, and current Vice-President of the Highland Hills Neighborhood Association

Charter Member, Past Chairman, South San Antonio Chamber of Commerce

Member, Bexar County Health Facilities Development Corporation

Member, Bexar County Housing Finance Corporation

Member, Bexar County Industrial Development Corporation

Member, San Antonio Family Lawyers Association