Richard Weekley has been active in civic and community affairs, currently including service on the Board of Directors of the Greater Houston Partnership, the Board of the Metropolitan YMCA (and Past Chairman), the Board of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas (Houston Branch), and the Executive Committee of the Governor's Business Council. Richard Weekley is Co-Founder, Chairman and CEO of Texans for Lawsuit Reform, a statewide tort reform organization dedicated to bringing fairness and balance back to Texas' civil justice system. Richard Weekley is also Co-Founder, President and CEO of the Quality of Life Coalition of Houston. Richard Weekley is a board member of Texans for Education Reform, a group of education and business leaders advocating access for national best practices for every public school child in the state. TER’s comprehensive education agenda ensures every public school child accesses the best-known education policy.
TBLC Honors Dick Weekley
On April 17, 2014, the Texas Business Leadership Council awarded TLR CEO Dick Weekley the Public Policy Leadership Award for his outstanding contributions to Texas.