Mr. Clines currently serves as the chief financial officer in the Office of Charles Butt. Mr. Clines coordinates the financial and investment planning for Mr. Butt as well as financial liaison between Mr. Butt and his philanthropic activities. Mr. Clines also serves on the board and as chief financial officer for Raise Your Hand Texas and The Raise Your Hand Texas Education Fund. Prior to joining Mr. Butt’s team, Clines was a partner in the Houston office of RSM, LLP (formerly Margolis Phipps & Wright). In this role, Clines directed the delivery of the firm’s financial and tax planning services to its high net worth clients. Mr. Clines began his career with the Houston office of KPMG rising to partner before joining Margolis Phipps & Wright. Mr. Clines has five sons and currently lives with his wife Stacy in Sugar Land, Texas.