Board of Directors
Ned S. Holmes
Mr. Holmes served as chairman of the Partnership in 1999. <p>From 1980 to 2005, Mr. Holmes was associated with P&O, a UK public company in the development and management of various assets and operating companies in Houston, Atlanta, Denver, Orlando, San Diego and various other US cities. <p> In 1980, Mr. Holmes founded Commercial Bancshares, Inc., a bank holding company. In 2001, Commercial Bancshares was merged with Prosperity Bancshares, Inc., a multi-bank holding company. He served as Chairman of Prosperity Bancshares, from 2001 until 2006 and is currently on the bank's board. <p> He served on the City of Houston Planning Commission from 1983 to 1988. He served as a Commissioner of the Port of Houston Authority from 1987 to 1988 when he was appointed Chairman of the Port Commission from 1988 until 2000. Mr. Holmes was appointed as a Commissioner of the Texas Parks & Wildlife in April, 2003 and served until January, 2007. In February, 2007, Mr. Holmes was appointed as a commissioner of the Texas Department of Transportation.