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20th Annual Environmental Superconference

Last Friday I was honored to speak to the 600 attendees of the 29th Annual Environmental Superconference held in Austin, Texas.  I shared the exciting success of a program I developed over the last […]

By |August 18th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |0 Comments

Don’t Mess With Texas Oil Fields

by Chris Hosek

Principal Texas Star Alliance

Texas has always been synonymous with energy production. We have all seen the stories of success and wealth created by individuals willing to take great risks to develop the […]

By |August 7th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |0 Comments

Texas Energy Industry: Legislature Greenlights Railroad Commission for 12 More Years

by Chris Hosek

Principal, Texas Star Alliance

Re-authorization of Railroad Commission provides a predictable regulatory environment

When many people hear the word “sunset,” they have visions of a beautiful evening in Texas as the sun slowly dips […]

By |July 5th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |0 Comments

Surging mental health care capacity for our highest needs children

Originally published in TribTalk here.

By Judge John Specia Jr., Meadows Mental Health Policy Institute,  April 13, 2017

As someone whose career often focused on neglected children and troubled families, I am deeply grateful that this […]

By |April 19th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |0 Comments

Proper funding of AP program fosters year-round innovation in Texas

Originally appeared in Trib Talk at

Each year, I’m amazed by the innovation and creativity on display at SXSW. For one month, Austin becomes a collaborative incubator, fostering technological advancement at every turn. It’s […]

By |April 3rd, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |0 Comments