Hicks serves as a Director for Resolute Energy Corporation (NYSE: REN), Drilling Tools International, Inc, Sight Sciences, Inc. and Standard Pump Parts, Inc. Mr. Hicks previously served on the board of Carol’s Daughter Holdings, which was acquired by L’Oreal in 2014 and Berkshire Resources, which was acquired by Chesapeake Energy in 2008.
Hicks is on the national board of the American Enterprise Institute’s Enterprise Club and the executive board of Big Brothers Big Sisters Lone Star Chapter. He is on the national advisory board for Turning Point USA, a conservative advocacy group focused on developing grassroots in college campuses. He also served as Chairman for Big Brothers Big Sisters of North Texas Campaign for Children in Crisis from 2006 through 2008, successfully raising over $35 million.
He was national Co-Chair for Donald J. Trump for President in the successful 2016 presidential campaign. He is past Chapter Chair of Young Presidents Organization Dallas Chapter, and a founding member of American Enterprise Institute Enterprise Club Dallas Chapter.
Prior to his involvement with Hicks Holdings, Mr. Hicks was an analyst at Greenhill, a New York-based merchant banking firm. As an analyst, Mr. Hicks was involved in numerous private equity, mergers and acquisition advisory and financial restructuring transactions. He also served several roles for the Texas Rangers Baseball Club and Dallas Stars Hockey Club from 2004 through 2011.
Hicks graduated from the University of Texas at Austin in 2001. Hicks, his wife and three daughters reside in Dallas, Texas.