Notable and Famous Alumni - Government and Politics


    Government and Politics

    Adel al-Jubeir

    Saudi Arabian Ambassador to the United States (2007-present)

    Taher al-Masri

    Former Prime Minister of Jordan (June-November 1991)

    Euline Brock

    Former Mayor, City of Denton (2000-06)

    Michael Burgess

    Congressman, U.S. House of Representatives, 26th District of Texas (2003-present)

    John Creuzot

    Attorney; Former state District Court Judge for Criminal District Court 4 in Dallas (1991-2012)

    Jim Hightower

    Former commissioner of the Texas Department of Agriculture (1983-1991)

    Alonzo Jamison (1918-2011)

    Former Texas state representative (1955-1967)

    Former interim president and CEO of the NAACP: 35th Clerk of the U.S. House of Representatives (2007-2011).

    Jane Nelson

    Texas State Senator, Senate District 12 (1993-present)

    Ray Roberts

    Former U.S. Congressman, 4th District of Texas

    Mary Suhm

    Former City Manager, City of Dallas (2005-2013)

    Hilda Tagle

    Senior United States District Judge for the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas (1998-present); first Latina to serve as a federal judge in Texas