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Commissioner Will McAdams

Biography

Governor Greg Abbott appointed Will McAdams to serve as a commissioner on the Public Utility Commission of Texas on April 1, 2021 for a term set to expire on September 1, 2025. Before his appointment, Will served as President of the Associated Builders and Contractors of Texas where he represented the men and women who build Texas, advocating for jobsite safety programs, worker safety training, and promotion of skilled workforce development.

Before joining ABC of Texas, Will served for over 10 years in state government most recently as Advisor to Speaker Dennis Bonnen for Business and Regulated Industries. Prior to joining the Speaker’s Staff, Will served in several senior staff positions within the Texas Senate. These included serving as the Director for the Senate Committee on Business and Commerce Chaired by Sen. Kelly Hancock (R-North Richland Hills). Will has also served as Legislative Director for Sen. Charles Schwertner (R-Georgetown), and as Deputy Director for the Senate Committee on Natural Resources and Legislative and Media Relations Director for State Senator Troy Fraser (R-Horseshoe Bay).

Before working in the State Capitol, Will served as an infantry officer for four years in the United States Army and retired honorably as a captain. He is a graduate of Texas A&M University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Political Science. He and his wife are raising their children in Austin, TX.