WHEREAS, Timothy James Scott is retiring from his role as
  information technology manager of the Independent Bankers
  Association of Texas on May 31, 2019, after nearly 22 years of
  service to that organization; and
         WHEREAS, Since joining the association on September 24,
  1997, TJ Scott has earned the admiration of his colleagues, who
  highly value his knowledge, efficiency, and delightful sense of
  humor; and
         WHEREAS, Born in Normal, Illinois, Mr. Scott later settled
  in the Lone Star State, quickly developing a deep appreciation
  for its history and culture and becoming a proud Texan; in
  addition to his professional responsibilities, he is an engaged
  member of his community and plays an active role in the political
  process; and
         WHEREAS, Over the course of his outstanding tenure,
  Mr. Scott has made significant contributions to advancing the
  mission of the Independent Bankers Association of Texas, and he
  may take well-deserved pride in his exceptional record of
  achievement; now, therefore, be it
         RESOLVED, That the Senate of the State of Texas, 86th
  Legislature, hereby congratulate Timothy James Scott on his
  retirement from the Independent Bankers Association of Texas and
  extend to him sincere best wishes for continued success and
  happiness as he embarks on the next exciting chapter of his life;
  and, be it further
         RESOLVED, That an official copy of this Resolution be
  prepared for Mr. Scott as an expression of high regard by the
  Texas Senate.
        President of the Senate
        I hereby certify that the
    above Resolution was adopted by
    the Senate on May 8, 2019.
        Secretary of the Senate
         Member, Texas Senate