Aug. 8, 2012 –Professor Anthony R. Chase will be honored later this month by the Texas Women’s Empowerment Foundation for his years of leadership and service to the community. He is chairman of the Greater Houston Partnership board and chairman and CEO of ChaseSource, L.P. He also serves on numerous corporate and civic boards. Chase joined the Law Center faculty in 1990 where he teaches courses in Contracts, Communications Law, Entrepreneurship, and Race & American Law.
Chase will be honored at the International Leadership Awards Gala Aug. 24 at the Wortham Center which concludes a three-day conference. The Empowerment Foundation will host the 6th Annual International Financial and Leadership Summit Aug. 22 through Aug. 24, with the theme of “Economic Empowerment through Diversity and Giving.” Proceeds from the summit and the Foundation’s 10th Anniversary Party will help fund scholarships and personal development and community services provided by the non-profit organization.