|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from Texas's 5th district
January 3, 1973 – January 3, 1977
|Preceded by||Earle Cabell|
|Succeeded by||Jim Mattox|
|Born||March 15, 1942|
Little Rock, Arkansas, U.S.
|Spouse||Susan Seligman Fuller|
|Children||3, 2 stepchildren|
|Alma mater||Baylor University |
Southern Methodist University
Steelman served on two committees: Government Operations and Interior and Insular Affairs. He focused on environmental issues, namely the fight against the Trinity River Canal and for Big Thicket National Preserve. Additional priorities included energy, transportation, veterans, wage and price controls, and Social Security.
In 1977, he began work with Alexander Proudfoot, a listed company on the London Stock Exchange, and is Vice Chairman. He has served as Group President for the Asia-Pacific region of Proudfoot and lived in Singapore for eight years to build the start-up there. In 1978, he was elected to the Common Cause National Governing Board. He was appointed by Governor George W. Bush to the Texas Growth Fund Board, a $600 million venture capital fund run by the State of Texas. He has also served as Vice Chairman of the Board at the John Tower Center for Political Studies at SMU and the Trinity Foundation, Chairman of the Dallas Council on World Affairs, and former President of Maxager Technology, Inc. (Profit Velocity Solutions).
- Alan W. Steelman Papers #90, Baylor Collections of Political Materials, W. R. Poage Legislative Library, Baylor University.
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- Official Website
- Congressional Quarterly's Guide to U.S. Elections, House and Senate