Family: Wife: Nancy 2 Children: Spencer, Sawyer.
Birth date: 03/23/1963
Birthplace: Arlington, TX
Home City: Euless, TX
Religion: First Baptist
JD, University of Texas School of Law, 1988
BA, Political Science, Southern Methodist University, 1985.
Attorney, Todd Smith Law Firm, 1996-present
Aide, United States Congressman Judge Tom Vandergriff, 1983.
Representative, Texas State House of Representatives, 1996-present
City Council, City of Euless, 1991-1996
Republican Party Whip.
National Conference of State Legislatures Committee on Education, 1999-2001
Honorary Board of Directors, Northeast Tarrant County Right-to-Life Association, 1999-present
Board of Directors, Hurst-Euless-Bedford Chamber of Commerce, 1997-present
Member, The Mid-Cities Optimist Club, 1996-present
Member, Northeast Leadership Forum, 1995-present
Member, Hurst-Euless-Bedford Chamber of Commerce, 1992-present
Member, Hurst-Euless-Bedford Rotary Club, 1992-present
Member, Former Officer, Northeast Tarrant County Republican Club, 1992-present
National Confernece of State Legislatures Council for State Health Leadership Development, 1997-1999
Member, First Baptist Church of Euless Community Impact Committee, 1995
Founding Board Member, Hurst-Euless-Bedford Sports Hall of Fame, 1995
Board of Directors, Airport Area Young Men's Christian Association, 1993-1994
Officer, College Republican Club at Southern Methodist University, 1981-1985.
Member, Leadership Hurst-Euless-Bedford Advisory Committee, 1999
Tarrant County Republican Judicial Selection Committee, 1993-1994
Planning and Zoning Commisssion, City of Euless, 1990-1991
Government Reform Committee
State of Texas Representative, Southern Regional Education Board
Texas Judicial Council
Texas Task Force on Indigent Defense.
County Affairs, Member
Insurance, Vice Chair