Southwestern University Trustee
Mr. O. Haynes Morris, Jr.
Haynes Morris has overseen the operations of Lakeside Capital Partners, a private equity firm, since its establishment in 2000. Prior to joining Lakeside, Mr. Morris, who is also a certified public accountant, was a partner in the law firm of Adair, Morris & Osborn for 14 years, specializing in tax law. For over 20 years, he has represented numerous high net-worth families in the areas of tax and estate planning, mergers and acquisitions, and dispositions of closely held businesses.
Mr. Morris has served on the boards of several companies, both public and private. He also has been actively involved in a program to improve healthcare for veterans and a program to provide relief for people who suffer from chronic migraines.
Haynes graduated in 1975 with a business administration degree from the University of Texas–Austin, where he was elected to Beta Alpha Psi. He earned his law degree in 1980 from SMU, where he was a member of the Order of the Coif. Haynes and his wife are former chairs of Southwestern’s Parent Leadership Gift Council.
Location: University Park