Blog

What Makes Me Texan by Nature – Abby Rodgers

May 24, 2019

Texas summer nights have been my favorite time of the year since I was a kid. When the hot sun is going down and hearing the cicadas buzzing all around me is one of the most relaxing moments, as long as a mosquito isn’t biting me. Growing up in Dallas there weren’t as many natureRead More

What Makes Me Texan by Nature – Cat Hickox

May 24, 2019

Born in Austin and raised in Dallas, I’ve spent most of my life waiting to leave Texas. As a kid, when visiting other states, I was frequently asked what I named the horse that I rode to school and I felt embarrassed when my cousins up north drew attention to my use of “y’all.” MyRead More

What Makes Me Texan by Nature – Meagan Doyle

January 30, 2019

Growing up, I was rarely exposed to simple conservation practices: recycling, saving water, energy consumption. Unfortunately, this is common for many people in America, or if they are, they believe that it doesn’t directly affect them, or that if *one* person doesn’t practice conservation, it won’t make a huge difference. However, this is the hugeRead More

Your Link in the Chain – Beyond the Core Offering – TxDOT

November 26, 2018

On Ocotober 29, Carlos Swonke, Director of Environmental Affairs at TxDOT presented at Texan by Nature’s first annual Conservation Wrangler Summit & Celebration at the George W. Bush Presidential Center in Dallas, Texas. This important event brought together over 200 Texas leaders to engage in a thought-provoking summit exploring the beneficial connection between conservation and business. The eventRead More

Conservation Wrangler Summit & Celebration Opening Plenary Pt. 2 – Tina Buford

November 14, 2018

On October 29, Texan by Nature and our founder, Mrs. Laura Bush hosted the first annual Conservation Wrangler Summit and Celebration. This important event brought together over 200 Texas leaders to engage in a thought-provoking summit exploring the beneficial connection between conservation and business. The event culminated in a gourmet meal and celebration of theRead More

Conservation Wrangler Summit & Celebration Opening Plenary Pt. 1 – Joni Carswell

November 14, 2018

On October 29, Texan by Nature and our founder, Mrs. Laura Bush hosted the first annual Conservation Wrangler Summit and Celebration. This important event brought together over 200 Texas leaders to engage in a thought-provoking summit exploring the beneficial connection between conservation and business. The event culminated in a gourmet meal and celebration of theRead More

Your Link in the Chain-An Exploration of Your Impact – H-E-B

November 9, 2018

On Ocotober 29, Richard McDonald, Corporate Director of Environmental Affairs at H‑E‑B presented at Texan by Nature’s first annual Conservation Wrangler Summit & Celebration at the George W. Bush Presidential Center in Dallas, Texas. This important event brought together over 200 Texas leaders to engage in a thought-provoking summit exploring the beneficial connection between conservation and business. TheRead More

Engaging Employees and the Community – Sundt

November 9, 2018

On Ocotober 29, Jon McKelvain, Vice President of Pre-Construction at Sundt presented at Texan by Nature’s first annual Conservation Wrangler Summit & Celebration at the George W. Bush Presidential Center in Dallas, Texas. This important event brought together over 200 Texas leaders to engage in a thought-provoking summit exploring the beneficial connection between conservation andRead More

Making Conservation Part of Your Mission – Pioneer Natural Resources

November 7, 2018

On Ocotober 29, Mark Berg, EVP of Corporate & Vertically Integrated Operations at Pioneer Natural Resources presented at Texan by Nature’s first annual Conservation Wrangler Summit & Celebration at the George W. Bush Presidential Center in Dallas, Texas. This important event brought together over 200 Texas leaders to engage in a thought-provoking summit exploring the beneficial connection between conservationRead More

Conservation and the Bottom Line – Dell Technologies, Inc.

November 7, 2018

On Ocotober 29, Michael K. Murphy, VP of Environmental Affairs at Dell Technologies, Inc. presented at Texan by Nature’s first annual Conservation Wrangler Summit & Celebration at the George W. Bush Presidential Center in Dallas, Texas. This important event brought together over 200 Texas leaders to engage in a thought-provoking summit exploring the beneficial connection between conservation andRead More