Carlson Capital founder Clint Carlson serves as the firm's president and co-chief investment officer. Carlson has more than 25 years of experience as an active energy investor in public equity, private equity and credit markets. He is a member of the board of governors of the Texas Ballet Theatre Carlson and sits as a trustee of the Dallas Museum of Art. He serves on the board of directors for Rice University Management and is a director of Texas A & M . He was formerly a director at the University of Texas Investment Management Co.