Board of Directors
Jodie L. Jiles
Jodie Lee Jiles is past chairman of the Partnership's Board of Directors and its Executive Committee. He currently serves as a managing director of RBC Capital Markets. Jiles serves on the board of directors for Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children's Hospital and the University of Texas Health Science Center Development Board. He is a past chair of the Audit Committee for the University of Texas Houston Health Science Center. He also serves on the University of Texas at Austin Development Board. Additionally, Jiles was appointed by Governor Perry to the Interim Commission on Higher Education. He serves on the board of The One Hundred Club, The Pyramid/CDC, Texas Heart Institute and various other boards. He has been the recipient of numerous awards and recognitions, including Scenic Houston's Visionary Award, Houston Independent School District's Trail Blazer Award, Texas Southern University's Jesse H. Jones School of Business Alumnus of the Decade and Texas Southern University's President Award. He is also a delegate for the 2005 White House Conference on Aging. Jiles is a director of the Houston branch of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. He was recently appointed by Governor Rick Perry as a commissioner to the 24-Member Texas Tax Reform Commission. He has a bachelor's degree in business administration from Texas Southern University and a master's degree in professional accountancy from The University of Texas at Austin.