Matthew Sontag, Treasurer
...Originally from Colorado, Matt moved to Houston in 1999 to attend Rice University, from which he received a B.A. in Philosophy and English in 2003.He remained in Houston to attain a J.D. degree in 2006 from the University of Houston Law Center, and was licensed to practice law in the State of Texas in November, 2006.Professionally, Matt is an attorney with the law firm of Nechman, Simoneaux, and Frye, PLLC, specializing in estate planning and tax law, with an emphasis on nonprofit governance and the estate and tax treatment of same-sex couples.He
is actively involved in the Tax Section of the American Bar Association
and the National Lesbian and Gay Lawyers Association
has published a brochure on same-sex relationship protection and has several upcoming speaking engagements, including one at the national level with the American Bar Association
Tax Section.Deeply dedicated to serving his community, Matt joined the HERA Board in 2007 as both board member and Treasurer for the organization.He also serves on the board of the Stonewall Law Association of Greater Houston and is a volunteer with PRIDE Houston, PFLAG Houston, and an active participant with the GLBT Chamber of Commerce.He is a member of the Human Rights Campaign Federal Club, a life member of the University of Houston Alumni Association, an alumni interviewer with Rice University, and a benefactor and regular attendee of the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.
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