Beth Ann Blackwood

Beth Ann Blackwood, an attorney in Dallas, serves as Chair of the State Securities Board. She was appointed to the Board in 2004 and has been reappointed twice. Ms. Blackwood’s current term ends in 2019.

E. Wally Kinney

E. Wally Kinney of Dripping Springs was appointed to the State Securities Board in 2008, and was reappointed in 2013, for a term ending in 2019. Mr. Kinney is the principal in EWK Consulting, a bank-consulting firm.

David Appleby 

David Appleby of El Paso was appointed to the State Securities Board in 2011, for a term ending in 2017. Mr. Appleby is a certified public accountant and partner in Pate & Appleby LLP.

Alan Waldrop

Alan Waldrop of Austin was appointed to the State Securities Board in 2011, for a term ending in 2017. Mr. Waldrop is an attorney and former justice of the Texas Third Court of Appeals.

Miguel Romano Jr.

Miguel Romano Jr. of Austin was appointed to the State Securities Board in 2015 for a term to expire in 2021. Mr. Romano is the Senior Development and Lending Officer for American Bank in Austin.