Last modified on: 02-19-2018 14:49:49
Entered Office: 02-20-2018
Term Ends: 08-30-2023
Home Town: Austin
Jack Taylor of Austin is a retired security expert. Prior to working as a private security director for various companies, he served in the U.S. Secret Service, including four years on the presidential detail, and subsequent assignments with the U.S. General Accounting Office, where he was appointed to the U.S. House of Representatives Iran-Contra Committee and the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission. He is a decorated U.S. Marine Captain having served two tours in Vietnam. He earned the Bronze Star, Navy Commendation, Purple Heart medals, and the Vietnamese Cross of Gallantry. He is a member of the Association of Former Agents of the U.S. Secret Service and the Marine Corps Association. Taylor received a Bachelor of Arts in music education from the University of North Texas.