Changes to the Board, Texas continues with record growth: President’s Report

To keep you updated on our progress, Texas 2036 President and CEO Margaret Spellings prepared this short President’s Report. Highlights include:

  • Houstonian Marc Watts began his term as Texas 2036 Chairman of the Board, as Tom Luce moved into the role of Founding Chairman.
  • Texas added more residents last year — more than 470,000 — than any other state in the country.
  • The Texas Comptroller announced that the general revenue surplus for the current fiscal year is now estimated at $32.7 billion – nearly $6 billion more than what was previously estimated.