Commissioners

The Governor-appointed commission is composed of thirteen members. With backgrounds ranging from retired flag officers and public officials to economic development, public relations, and law professionals, each commissioner possesses a skill set valuable to the TMPC’s mission.

  • Chairman Kevin Pottinger, Fort Worth
  • Commissioner Carol Bonds, San Angelo
  • Commissioner Garry Bradford, Corpus Christi
  • Commissioner Darrell Coleman, Wichita Falls
  • Commissioner Tom Duncavage, League City
  • Commissioner Woody Gilliland, Abilene
  • Commissioner Dennis Lewis, Texarcana
  • Commissioner Kenneth Sheets, Mesquite
  • Commissioner William Shine, Killeen
  • Commissioner Annette Sobel, Lubbock
  • Commissioner Shannalea Taylor, Del Rio
  • Commissioner A.F. "Tom" Thomas, El Paso
  • Commissioner James Whitmore, New Braunfels