311 Talbot Street, Taylor, TX 76574
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Jesse Ancira, Jr.

Jesse Ancira, Jr._Attorney
+1 (512) 365-6348

Jesse Ancira, Jr. joined Hejl & Schroeder, P.C. of counsel in March 2020.

Jesse most recently served as Chief of Staff and General Counsel to House Speaker Joe Straus, as well as Mayor for the City of Taylor for four of his six years on Taylor’s city council.  Ancira is also a former special agent with the Federal Bureau of Investigation and previously worked for the Comptroller of Public Accounts as Associate Deputy Comptroller and General Counsel.

  • Legislative Consulting
  • State and Local Taxes
  • State and Local Economic Development
  • J.D., University of Texas School of Law, 1995
  • B.A., Accounting Degree, Texas State University, 1987

Jesse is the former Mayor of the City of Taylor and member of the city council.  Ancira is also past president of the Taylor ISD Board of Trustees and the former President of the Taylor Independent Board of Trustees.  Jesse currently serves as Treasurer of the Texas State Development Foundation, Treasurer of the Executive Committee of the Williamson County Fair and Rodeo and serves on the St. David’s Community Investment Committee.

State Bar of Texas

Bar Admissions -Texas, 1995

Jesse is married to Mary Walton Ancira and they have two children, Jesse III and Alexandria.