Council Staff

 

Tommy Engelke – Executive Vice President

Tommy was born and raised on a farm and graduated from Luling High School in 1971 and went on to serve as State FFA Vice President. He received a B.S. degree in Agronomy in 1975 and a masters degree in Agricultural Journalism in 1976, both from Texas A&M University. He first worked for the Rice Council for Market Development in Houston before spending 12 years with the Texas Farm Credit System/CoBank in Austin. He joined TACC in April 1989 and became executive vice president in May 1996. He has a daughter, Shirley Joanna and a son, Clayton.

Favorite Quote:

“It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change!” – Charles Darwintommy_family