JIM WRIGHT

Jim Wright, 57, and his family live on a ranch outside of Orange Grove,

Texas. He is a rancher and successful businessman who owns and operates

four energy services companies. An avid Christian, Jim is a Lutheran and

when possible attends many of the state’s Cowboy Churches, where his son Luke is a well-known speaker and preacher. Jim was in the national finals of the National High School Rodeo Association (NHSRA) when he attended Calallen High School in Corpus Christi. He rode bulls for over 20 years and was a member of the Professional Rodeo Cowboy Association (PRCA). He and his wife, Sherry, have five children. He has served on the board for CASA of the Coastal Bend and the Robstown Area Development Commission.