Brian D. Montgomery
University of Texas at Austin
Frater Brian Montgomery (Scholars Society) is an initiate of the Gamma-Upsilon chapter at the University of Texas at Austin and is a graduate of the University of Houston where he received his Bachelors of Arts in Political Science.
Since 1980, Frater Montgomery presents an extensive background in public and private sector executive management, policy development, and strategic communications. Brian served in the White House as Deputy Assistant to the President and Director of Advance for President George W. Bush from 2001–03 and as Deputy Assistant to the President and Cabinet Secretary from 2003–05. Brian was then nominated and Senate confirmed as the Assistant Secretary for Housing and the Federal Housing Commissioner for the U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development from 2005–09. Brian also served as Acting HUD Secretary in January 2009. Currently, he is vice chairman at The Collingwood Group, LLC, a Washington, D.C.-based real estate finance consulting firm, and serves on the board of directors of the Radian Group and Reverse Mortgage Investment Trust, Inc.
Brian serves TKE on the following committees: Programs, Risk, and The Founders Housing Fund, LLC Committee. Frater Montgomery previously served the Fraternity as an At-Large Member from 2011–2012, Grand Hegemon from 2012–2013, and Grand Pylortes from 2013–15.