Ed Shack graduated with honors from The University of Texas School of Law in 1977. He has served as a staff attorney for the Elections Division of the Secretary of State, as an expert witness in criminal trials and before grand juries and legislative committees. He served as a staff member of the Governor’s
Ethics Task Force, and a former member of the City of Austin Ethics Review Commission. He has taught “Ethics and Legal Issues” at the Seminars for Texas State Board Members conducted by the Offices’ of former Governor George W. Bush and current Governor Rick Perry.