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FGSC Luncheon at TASA/TASB
Friday, September 24, 2021, 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM CDT
Category: Lunch & Learn


Fast Growth School Coalition Luncheon at TASA/TASB

Keynote by Dr. Ray Perryman

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM, Friday, September 24, 2021

Omni Dallas Hotel, Trinity Ballroom 4, 8

For more than 40 years, Dr. Ray Perryman, CEO and founder of The Perryman Group, has been a trusted economist, researcher, and advisor to leading law firms, Fortune 100 companies, two-thirds of the Global 25, and some of the largest technology firms in the world. Dr. Perryman’s work is widely read and respected around the State Capitol and nationally. He recently grabbed state and national headlines for his analysis of the key factors contributing to Texas’s recent tumble in CNBC’s annual ranking of best states for business. As our FGSC Luncheon keynote at TASA/TASB, Dr. Perryman will deliver an engaging presentation and discussion about the challenges and opportunities facing our great state including his perspective on public education and the workforce. 

School District members are allowed 3 free registrations and all registrations above that are $50 per person.

Corporate partner attendance is based on your 2021-2022 membership level:

  • Platinum Partners - 5 Attendees
  • Gold Partners - 4 Attendees
  • Silver Partners - 3 Attendees
  • Bronze Partners - 2 Attendees
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Special Thanks to our Luncheon Sponsors


Dr. Ray Perryman is the founder and CEO of The Perryman Group, a professional consultancy with deep experience developing systems, analyzing complex problems, and communicating effectively.  Dr. Perryman holds a BS in Mathematics from Baylor University, a Ph.D. in Economics from Rice University, and an honorary doctorate from the International Institute for Advanced Studies. 

He has held numerous academic positions (Herman Brown Professor of Economics and University Professor at Baylor University and Economist-in-Residence at Southern Methodist University). Dr. Perryman is currently a Senior Research Fellow of the IC2 Institute at The University of Texas and Institute Distinguished Professor of Economic Theory and Method at the International Institute for Advanced Studies. 

Dr. Perryman has authored several books, over 400 academic papers, and more than 2,500 trade articles. He publishes an annual subscription forecasting service and monthly newsletter, writes a weekly syndicated column, and hosts a daily radio commentary with frequent appearances on National Public Radio.