The Honorable Hasan K. Mack (Austin, Texas)
Regent Hasan K. Mack ("Mack") was appointed to the Texas Southern University Board of Regents by Governor Greg Abbott for a six-year term and will serve through February 1, 2023. He is currently the Chair of the Texas Southern University Board of Regents.
Regent Mack is an attorney for McCall, Parkhurst & Horton L.L.P., a firm that focuses exclusively on public finance law. Today, Regent Mack serves as bond counsel, disclosure counsel and underwriter's counsel for various cities, political subdivisions and state agencies in Texas. He received his bachelor's degree, Magna Cum Laude, from the C.T. Bauer College of Business at the University of Houston and a Juris Doctorate, Magna Cum Laude, from the Thurgood Marshall School of Law at Texas Southern University. Regent Mack is a member of the State Bar of Texas and the National Association of Bond Lawyers.
Regent Mack most recently served as Deputy General Counsel and Director of Intergovernmental Relations in the Office of the Texas Lieutenant Governor. He has also served on the Texas Bond Review Board on behalf of the Lieutenant Governor approving certain debt issues and lease purchases for Texas state agencies. Prior to working in government, Regent Mack was a banker for J.P. Morgan Chase where he held his Series 6 and Series 63 securities licenses, and a Texas Life and Health insurance license.
While studying for his Juris Doctorate at the Thurgood Marshall School of Law, Regent Mack gained invaluable government experience working for the Federal Trade Commission (Southwestern Region – Dallas, Texas), the First Court of Appeals (Houston, Texas), the Office of the General Counsel (Governor Rick Perry) and the Association of Electric Companies of Texas by way of the Texas Legislative Internship Program (TLIP) sponsored by then State Senator Rodney Ellis, currently Commissioner of Harris County, Precinct One.
Regent Mack's previous volunteer service includes serving as a steering committee member for the Texas Minority Counsel Program through the State Bar of Texas, a client development, networking and continuing legal education event for diverse attorneys in Texas. He continues to support the TLIP program and volunteers his time to mentor TLIP interns working in Austin, Texas.
Regent Mack and his wife, the former Natalia Rivera, are the proud parents to two sons and their family attends Shoreline Church in Austin, Texas.