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A Conversation With Mike Collier, Candidate for Comptroller

Mike Collier, a retired Houston-area businessman running for Comptroller in 2014 as a Democrat.
Mike Collier, a retired Houston-area businessman running for Comptroller in 2014 as a Democrat.
  • 7:30 a.m. - 9 a.m.
    Conversation begins at 8 a.m.
  • The Austin Club
    110 E. 9th Street, Austin, TX 78701 (map)
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The Texas Tribune invites you to join us for coffee and conversation with Mike Collier, the Democratic nominee for state comptroller. 

Collier, a first-time candidate, served as the chief financial officer of Houston-based Layline Petroleum. Before that, he was an executive with Exxon and PricewaterhouseCoopers. He served in the audit practice for 10 years, becoming a top aide to the PWC world chairman. Collier is from Williamson County and graduated from the University of Texas at Austin, where he received his undergraduate degree and MBA. He lives in Houston.

ABOUT THIS EVENT

Our Conversation Series features in-depth discussions with prominent elected officials and newsmakers moderated by Evan Smith, CEO and editor-in-chief, and other expert journalists from The Texas Tribune. Each free event at the historic Austin Club in downtown Austin features coffee, networking and audience question-and-answer time. We also invite you to subscribe to The Brief, our free daily news summary.

AT&T BP Christus Health

This series of conversations is generously sponsored by AT&T, BP and Christus HealthTribune events are also supported through contributions from our founding investors and members.

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