H.R. No. 1894
         WHEREAS, Stephen Thomas is concluding his distinguished
  tenure on the Cedar Park City Council in 2019; and
         WHEREAS, After serving on the council from 2005 to 2009,
  Mr. Thomas was appointed to fill a vacancy in April 2012 and won
  election to the council the following month; he has served four
  terms as mayor pro tem, and he has been council director on the
  Brushy Creek Regional Utility Authority; in addition, he has served
  on the council's fiscal sustainability and legislative session
  committees; and
         WHEREAS, Mr. Thomas previously contributed to his community
  as chair of the planning and zoning commission and as a member of
  the board of adjustment and the Cedar Park charter review
  committee; moreover, he was a general assembly member of the
  Capital Area Council of Governments, and he was appointed to the
  Travis/Austin regional council by the Lower Colorado River
  Authority board; he also served on a Williamson County grand jury;
  for a number of years, he was a Republican precinct chair, and he is
  a member of the Cedar Park Chamber of Commerce and the American
  Legion; and
         WHEREAS, Dedicated to serving his fellow citizens,
  Mr. Thomas is a veteran of the U.S. Army Reserve and a member of the
  Texas State Guard; he was employed in state government for 25 years
  and held top executive positions in a number of agencies; following
  his retirement in 2009, he embarked on a new career, and he now
  serves as senior advisor to top management of a national health care
  consulting services corporation; he holds a bachelor's degree in
  psychology and sociology and a master's degree in management and
  administrative sciences from The University of Texas; for more than
  15 years, he taught management courses at Austin Community College;
         WHEREAS, A committed champion of his community, Stephen
  Thomas may reflect with pride on all that he has accomplished in its
  behalf and take satisfaction in knowing that his contributions will
  continue to benefit its residents for years to come; now,
  therefore, be it
         RESOLVED, That the House of Representatives of the 86th Texas
  Legislature hereby honor Stephen Thomas for his service on the
  Cedar Park City Council and extend to him sincere best wishes for
  the future; and, be it further
         RESOLVED, That an official copy of this resolution be
  prepared for Mr. Thomas as an expression of high regard by the Texas
  House of Representatives.
  Speaker of the House     
         I certify that H.R. No. 1894 was adopted by the House on May
  24, 2019, by a non-record vote.
  Chief Clerk of the House