Corbin Van Arsdale
President and General Counsel
Corbin is a fifth-generation Texan. He is a graduate of The University of Texas at Austin – BBA Finance, JD Law and Baseball Letterman His wife, Stephanie and their five children attend Northpoint Church.
Corbin is a member of 4B Community Development Corporation, City of Cedar Park, Texas and former member of the Texas House of Representatives, District 130, northwest Houston suburbs and undeveloped Harris County land (communities of Cy Fair, Tomball, Klein, Waller). Prior to joining the Texas Building Branch team, he served as General Counsel for Boyer, Inc., a construction firm in Houston, Texas and was Associate/Shareholder for Fitzhugh & Elliott, P.C., a law firm practicing maritime, constitutional, and construction law in Houston.
Executive Assistant/Office Manager
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Wade Long Consulting
Wade Long began governmental affairs consulting in July of 1998 when he was employed by the Wholesale Beer Distributors of Texas. He worked with the Wholesale Beer Distributors of Texas as lobbyist and served as Assistant Director of Industry Affairs. Wade Long began his own governmental affairs consulting business in September of 2000 and has represented a diverse list of clients. He offers consulting on both legislative and regulatory matters before the Texas Legislature and before state agencies.
Prior to his work in the governmental affairs business, Mr. Long was Chief of Staff for State Senator David Sibley of Waco, for seven years. As Chief of Staff, Mr. Long was responsible for managing and operating both the capitol and district offices of the Senator. In addition to his managerial duties, Mr. Long was also responsible for formulating and implementing the Senators legislative agenda. This included researching and drafting legislation; preparing testimony and questions; coordinating witnesses; and developing legislative strategy. In his capacity of Chief of Staff, Mr. Long acted as Senator Sibley’s liaison with other members of the Texas Legislature, the lobby, and special interest groups.
Prior to his experience in the Texas Senate, Mr. Long worked in the budget office and legislative office of Governor Bill Clements. In his position of budget analyst for Governor Clements, he worked with state agencies in developing their appropriation requests and consulted the Governor and staff on budgetary concerns. During his tenure in the Governor’s legislative office, he was responsible for formulating and implementing the Governor’s legislative program, monitoring committee actions, and working with legislators and legislative staff on issues and legislation of interest to the Governor.
In 1990, Wade Long was employed as Austin Director of the Office of State-Federal Relations, which is the Governor’s Office in Washington, D.C. His responsibilities included keeping the Governor and staff apprised of Congressional developments, working with the state legislature and state agencies on issues of impact to the state, and working with the Governor, legislators and state agency heads on Texas state policy.
Mr. Long has had the unique experience of working with both the executive branch and the legislative branch of Texas Government. He is familiar and knowledgeable with the rules of the Senate and the House, and he has an extensive network of contacts throughout state government. He received his B.A. in Business Administration from Southwest Texas State University in 1987. He is married to Anne Bell and they have one daughter.