Personal Profile


Full Name Drew Darby
Age 70
Race White
Occupation Attorney and Businessman
Education B.B.A., J.D., The University of Texas at Austin
Spouse: Clarisa
Religion Presbyterian
Church First Presbyterian Church of San Angelo

State Representative Drew Darby represents nine counties in West Texas spanning the Concho Valley and Permian Basin, an area larger than seven states. Drew is a product of San Angelo schools and received a business degree and a juris doctorate from the University of Texas at Austin. He also attended the Darden School for Emerging Leaders at the University of Virginia.

Drew was elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2006. Drew is currently serving as Chairman of the Energy Resources Committee, Chairman of the Select Committee on State and Federal Power and Responsibility Committee, and as a member of the Ways and Means Committee and Redistricting Committee. In previous sessions, Representative Darby has served as a member of the Legislative Budget Board, the State Water Implementation Fund for Texas Advisory Committee and as a subcommittee chairman for the House Committee on Appropriations.

A successful businessman, Drew is the owner of Surety Title with offices throughout West Texas, and Of Counsel to the Energy and Real Estate practice group at the law firm of Jackson Walker, LLP.

He and his wife Clarisa have five children and four grandchildren.

Information in this bio was provided by Darby's office.
Last updated: Aug. 1, 2017