PDS Companies, Inc. is located in Arlington, Texas. For many reasons, we are proud of our town and our community. One of the many important aspects of our community that we fervently support is education. As stewards of our community, we feel strongly that we must lend our time and talents to help further the reach of educational and community involvement programs offered by the wonderful University of Texas at Arlington.
Therefore, Kip Newnham, Chief Operating Officer and Vice-President of PDS Services, and Richard Jacobs, President of PDS Services, have become members of the UT Arlington Gift Planning Council. As members, Kip and Richard will provide expertise in regards to technical, marketing, resource management and other opportunities related to UT Arlington gift planning. Kip and Richard are proud to serve as community advocates and are excited to make a positive impact in the advancement of UT Arlington programs. Part of this involvement will be webcast seminars provided by UT Arlington on topics related to Estate and Gift Planning.
Neer Patel, PetroData IT Manager and Software Developer, currently serves as National Board of Directors President of the University of Texas at Arlington Alumni Association. He also serves on the UT System Chancellor’s Centurion Council, Maverick Club Advisory Committee, 1895 Society Committee and is a member of the Edward E. Rankin Legacy Society. Neer is dedicated to enhancing key partnerships, improving communications and marketing and advancing student leadership programs at UT Arlington.
The University of Texas at Arlington is a comprehensive institution of almost 33,800 students and more than 2,200 faculty members in the heart of North Texas. It is the second largest institution in The University of Texas System. Visit www.uta.edu to learn more.