Governor Abbott Appoints Uhl To Jobs And Education For Texans Grant Program Advisory Board

March 22, 2024 | Austin, Texas | Appointment

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Robert Uhl to the Jobs and Education for Texans Grant Program Advisory Board for a term set to expire on June 19, 2025. The Board provides assistance to the Texas Workforce Commission in awarding grant funds associated with the development of new career and technical education programs at public junior colleges, public technical institutes, and independent school districts.

Robert Uhl of Farmers Branch is an attorney and managing associate at Sidley Austin LLP. He is a member of the State Bar of Texas, Dallas Bar Association, Dallas Association of Young Lawyers, and The Federalist Society. Additionally, he provides pro bono legal aid to veterans and is a member of the North Texas Crime Commission. Uhl received a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance from the University of Notre Dame and a Juris Doctor from Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law.