Tim Harris has held various positions with area banks, over a 30 year period. He spent 18 years with Texas American Bank in Austin. He then served as President of two banks, one in Austin and one in Georgetown. He finished his 30 year banking career at Texas Heritage Bank in Georgetown, which then merged into Regions Bank. After Tim left banking, he went to work for Georgetown Rail Equipment Company, and ran their real estate division. Tim then formed Georgetown Commercial Properties, along with Bob Brent, and spent time doing brokerage, while still managing properties for GREX.
Tim Harris has an undergraduate degree from Louisiana State University, and a graduate banking degree from Southwestern Graduate School of Banking at Southern Methodist University. He also graduated from the Executive Development program of the M.J. Neely School of Business at Texas Christian University in Ft. Worth. He has held his Texas Real Estate License since 1985. He is also a member of the Central Texas Commercial Brokers Association.
Tim Harris has served in many capacities in the Georgetown community , including stints on the Planning and Zoning Commission, the Georgetown Hospital Board, and the Chamber of Commerce Board. He served as Chairman of the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce in 1994, was elected Business Leader of the Year in 1996, and Citizen of the Year in 2001. He is a graduate of Leadership Georgetown. He served as the charter Chairman of Georgetown Partners in Education in 1995, and has been a member of the Georgetown Rotary Club since 1992, serving as President in 2005-2006. He was awarded a Lifetime Achievement Award for Economic Development by the Chamber in 2009. Tim and his wife Angie have a daughter and twin boys, and are very proud to live in Georgetown.