​Leaders & Staff

2017 - 2018 Texas Restaurant Association Officers
 

Mark Davis Bailey
President
The Original Pancake House, Dallas

 

 

 

 

Jimmy Hasslocher
President-Elect
Frontier Enterprises/Jim's Restaurants, San Antonio

 

 

 

 

John Gessner
Vice President
Front Burner Restaurants, Dallas

 

 

 

 

Tap Bentz
Immediate Past- President
Outback Steakhouse, College Station

 

 

 

 

Austin Headquarters Staff

Richie Jackson, CEO

Malcomb Gardner, COO

Debbi Toh, CFO

Andrea Bahr, Vice President, Expositions & Events

Kenneth Besserman, General Counsel

Anna Tauzin Rice, Vice President, Marketing & Innovation