In May 2009, Jennifer Evans Morris ‘99 was elected President of the Texas Young Lawyers Association (TYLA) to serve from June 2010 until June 2011.  She is a partner at Carrington, Coleman, Sloman & Blumenthal, L.L.P. in Dallas where she practices complex commercial litigation. She served as TYLA secretary in 2007-08. Morris has been an active member of the TYLA Board of Directors and Dallas Association of Young Lawyers Board of Directors since 2004. She has served on the Community Partners of Dallas Executive Committee and Board of Trustees since 2003 and is a member of the grant committee of the Dallas Women’s Foundation. Morris earned both her B.A. and J.D. from Southern Methodist University.