Fremont, CA: Indian-American attorney Himesh Gandhi was appointed by Greg Abbott, Governor of Texas, to the Texas State Board of Public Accountancy. The department oversees the skills and competence of certified public accountants (CPAs). Texas State Board of Public Accountancy protects the general public by ensuring that the attorneys issued certificates as CPAs possess the required educational qualifications, capabilities and skills to competently serve as a public accountant.
Gandhi is a resident of Sugar Land and an attorney and equity shareholder at Roberts Markel Weinberg Butler Hailey PC. According to the press release from the Texas governor’s office, Gandhi’s term is set to expire on January 31st, 2025. Gandhi is board-certified in Commercial Real-estate Law under the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. He is also an active member of the State Bar of Texas and the Fort Bend Bar Association. In the past couple of years, Gandhi has been proactively involved in community services and served on Sugar Land City Council as Vice Chairman of the Arc of Fort Bend.
Himesh Gandhi has completed his bachelor’s education from the Houston Baptist University in Business Administration and a Juris Doctor from South Texas College of Law. He became the youngest at-large councilman in 2012 in the history of Sugar Land when he took charge of the office at the age of 35. He has also served a term as Mayor Pro-tem. In 2015, Gandhi received the prestigious Houston Business Journal’s 40-under-40 award. He was also named Fort Bend Rising Star in 2011 by the Fort Bend Business Journal.