Tom Watson had a long career in the banking industry. He was a Regional Manager of The Private Bank Division at Texas Commerce Bank, President & CEO of Clear Lake National Bank, and an organizing director of Texas Citizens Bank. He served as Regional President of Texas Citizens Bank for 14 years. Tom retired from banking in 2020 and now has a full-time focus on commercial real estate. His service first approach is reflected in his day-to-day interactions with customers and team members. Tom’s business experience provides him the ability to guide a transaction from the start to finish in an organized manner. His extensive contacts in the greater Houston area are a benefit for his clients. Tom’s passion for the people he serves is contagious. His dedication to clients, local business owners, service organizations and not-for-profit entities help establish and grow strong relationships within our community. Tom is the Designated Broker and owner of Clear Lake Capital, LLC.
University of Houston Marketing & Finance, Rutgers University Post Graduate Advanced Corporate Finance Certification.
Tom is a member of the Economic Alliance – Houston Port Region. He is also a member of the Houston Association of Realtors, the Texas Association of Realtors, and the National Association of Realtors. Tom and wife, Susan, are active members of Houston’s First Baptist Church and the Houston Club.
He is a past Chair of the Pasadena Chamber of Commerce, past Chair of the Rotary Club of South Pasadena, past Chair of The Rose Cancer Screening Organization, past Chair of the San Jacinto College Foundation, past Chair of the Houston Credit Representatives Association, past Honorary President of the Texas DECA Association, recipient of a two-year scholarship from the Retail Merchants Association to the University of Houston and past member of the University of Houston Foundation and Toast Masters International.