Jason E. Boatright
Commissioner Jason Boatright is a partner with the law firm of Cantey Hanger LLP in Dallas. Previously, he served as a justice on the Texas Fifth Court of Appeals. He has also served as the chief of the Attorney General's Opinion Division and director of the Texas Railroad Commission's General Counsel Section. In his free time, Commissioner Boatright researches and writes about Texas constitutional law and legal history. He was born and raised in Austin but now lives in Dallas with his wife and baby daughter.
Commissioner Jason Boatright was appointed by Gov. Greg Abbott in April 2019 with a term set to expire on Nov. 15, 2023.