Dominic “Nick” Audino is general counsel for the Texas Housing Foundation and its affiliates, including the Community Resource Centers of Texas, Inc. Mr. Audino graduated from Marble Falls High School and later received a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Texas at Austin and a Doctorate of Jurisprudence from SMU’s Dedman School of Law. While attending SMU, Audino interned with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Office of General Counsel in Fort Worth, Texas. Audino is board certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization in Residential and Commercial Real Estate law, is currently a licensed real estate broker and formerly a licensed real estate appraiser in the states of Texas and California. Audino also handles a variety of employment law matters and all facets of trial and appellate litigation, up to and including appeals to the Texas Supreme Court. In addition to handling transactional matters and creation and oversight of over sixty of Texas Housing Foundation’s for-profit and non-profit entities. Audino married his high school Sweetheart Peggy Audino, and they have two daughters; Marisa and Miranda, and a grandson, Reece.