Austin, TX – Ron Simmons was recently appointed to the Texas Mutual Insurance Company board of directors by Gov. Greg Abbott.
Simmons, from Carrollton, was confirmed by the Texas Senate on February 27. His board term for Texas Mutual—the state’s leading provider of workers’ compensation insurance—is set to expire on July 1, 2023.
Simmons is chairman of Retirement Advisors of America and a former State Representative for District 65. He is a former board member of the American Legislative Exchange Council and has served on the Education Commission of the States. Additionally, he is the former vice chairman of the Autism Society of America.
Simmons earned a bachelor of arts degree in business from Dallas Baptist University.
Texas Mutual’s board members represent a diverse mix of Texas industries and regions. The Governor, with the advice and consent of the Texas Senate, appoints five of the nine directors, including the chair. Policyholders elect the other four directors.
Source: Texas Mutual