Bernie Francis

Bernie Francis is owner and CEO of two businesses, Business Control Systems, LP a technical and professional staffing firm and First Class Caregivers, Inc., a non-medical care-giving services firm. He is a Vietnam-era veteran of the United States Air Force. He serves on the executive committee of the Texas Business Leadership Council (formerly the Governors Business Council) and chairs its P-16 Taskforce. As a volunteer and one of five board members, he’s developed and built five not-for-profit, resort-style, retirement communities for seniors across Texas. He is called upon occasionally to serve the governor and/or legislators on special commissions.