David Reid

Executive Director of Angel Network - Entrepreneurship
Lecturer Part-Time - Entrepreneurship

Contact Information

Campus Phone:  (254) 710-4785
Mailing Address:  One Bear Place #98011
Waco, TX  76798-8011
Office Location:  Foster Business and Innovation 210.41

Educational Background

  • JD - Law, University Of Arizona
  • BS - Business Administration, Univ Nevada Las Vegas

Work Experience

  • Director, Baylor Angel Network (November 1, 2014 - Present)
  • Attorney and Founder, David Reid Law, PLLC (January 1, 2012 - Present)
  • General Cousel, Ideal Impact, Inc., (January 1, 2011 - January 1, 2012)
  • Chief Legal Officer, H.D. Vest Management and Services, LLC (January 1, 2004 - January 1, 2011)
  • Deputy General Counsel, Senior Vice President Strategic Planning & Development, Vice President Associate General Counsel & Assistant Corporate Secretary, Attorney & Senior Attorney, Travelocity/Sabre Holdings, Inc. (January 1, 1999 - January 1, 2004)
  • Executive Vice president & Chief Operating Officer, Lobo, Inc. (January 1, 1998 - January 1, 1999)
  • Attorney (Corporate & Securities Associate), Snell & Wilmer LLP (January 1, 1995 - January 1, 1998)

Licensures and Certifications

  • Attorney, Supreme Court of Texas (2002 - Present)
  • Attorney, Arizona Supreme Court (1995 - Present)

Professional Memberships

  • State Bar of Texas (2002 - Present)
  • State Bar of Arizona (1995 - Present)


David Reid, JD, serves as the Executive Director of the Baylor Angel Network within Baylor University’s Hankamer School of Business. Before coming to Baylor, he worked in industry as a business lawyer and corporate executive for both public and private companies across all stages of the business life cycle, with particular interest in mergers and acquisitions, strategic transactions, securities practice including initial public offerings and private placements, joint ventures, complex investment and venture capital transactions, and long-term multi-party technology deals. David has served on numerous Boards of Directors around the world, including companies operating throughout Europe and Asia. He served as the first attorney dedicated to supporting Travelocity in its early days, and played a key role in Travelocity’s rapid growth, international development, domestic and international acquisitions and investment transactions, successful public event and subsequent going-private transaction.

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