Gene Plaks
Gene Plaks started Hill Country Eco-Scaping, a company providing environmentally-friendly landscaping and lawn care, in January of 2010. He is currently serving as Chairman of the Board for College Houses, Inc., a non-profit providing low-income student housing. Gene also co-founded Austin Food Not Bombs, a social organization which shares hot meals with Austin's hungry. Gene graduated from the University of Texas with a BA in Geography and a minor in Business Foundations.