Randy Neugebauer proudly represents the 19th Congressional District of Texas, which stretches across 29 counties in West Texas and the Big Country.
After graduating from Texas Tech University with a degree in accounting, Neugebauer began work in Lubbock, Texas as a community banker where he originated and sold mortgages. Later, Neugebauer entered the real estate industry as an entrepreneur and started his own homebuilding company.
With over 30 years of business experience, Neugebauer developed a pragmatic approach to issues regarding the economy and the financial sector, and formed a clear understanding of the consequences of inefficient and ineffective government regulation.
Since his election to Congress in 2003, Neugebauer has been an active Member and a leader of the House Financial Services Committee where he has sponsored pro-growth economic policies to expand opportunity for all Americans. Throughout his tenure on the House Financial Services Committee, Neugebauer has chaired three separate subcommittees and served on the Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government-Sponsored Enterprises in 112th, 113th, and 114th Congresses.
During the 112th Congress, Neugebauer chaired the Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee where he focused on increasing transparency and accountability across the federal government. Most notably, he spearheaded the Committee’s investigation and subsequent report of the collapse of MF Global.
During the 113th Congress, Neugebauer chaired the Housing and Insurance Subcommittee. Under his leadership, the Subcommittee sent the National Association of Registered Agents and Brokers Reform Act and the Terrorism Risk Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2015 to the President’s desk to become law.
Neugebauer is currently the Chairman of the Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit Subcommittee. Under Neugebauer’s leadership, the Subcommittee has pursued policies to provide regulatory relief for community financial institutions, protect consumers without limiting consumer choice, and enact reforms to create a national data breach and notification standard to protect the American people’s most sensitive personal financial information. Neugebauer has used his leadership position to form a consensus with his colleagues on both sides of the aisle and move critical legislation forward.
Neugebauer has been a guest on national television to discuss financial services with appearances on CNBC, Bloomberg, and Fox Business. He is frequently quoted in the Wall Street Journal, the Financial Times, Reuters, the New York Times, Politico, and the Hill.