Michael De Leon possesses a strong background in educational policy, school finance, and governmental relations working closely with Texas school districts, community colleges, and various governmental entities dating back to 1997. Prior to joining to Wells Nelson, Michael worked as a bond underwriter and investment consultant in the financial division for the Texas Association of School Boards (TASB). In addition, he brings a wealth of public sector experience having worked in education committees in the Texas Senate and Texas House
of Representatives as well as the Texas Education Agency (TEA) and Texas Association of School Administrators (TASA).
Mr. De Leon earned his B.A. from the University of California at Berkeley in 1993 and his J.D. from St. Mary’s University School of Law in 2002. He currently holds a Series 7 and 63.