Brooks is a Managing Partner of Icon Wealth Partners. Previously, he was a Managing Director and Client Advisor at Avalon Advisors for over 7 years, where he provided investment advice to high-net-worth individuals and their families. Between 2000 and 2012, Brooks ran the Family Office of a Houston family, managing their office, foundation and private equity fund. Prior to that, Brooks was a senior banking officer working with Houston based banks, where he focused on middle market privately held businesses and their owners
Brooks earned a Bachelor’s degree in Account from Baylor University in 1979. In 1980, Brooks became a Certified Public Accountant and held that license through the mid-1990s.
Brooks currently serves on the Baylor University Endowment Investment Committee, on the Spring Spirit Baseball Board and the Posse Foundation – Houston Advisory Board. He has also served on the Advisory Board of Yellowstone Academy, was the Chairman of the Houston Baylor Business Network from 2009-2011, and has been active on the boards and investment committees of various banks, civic and charitable organizations.