Director, Media Relations and PR
Texas Medical Association
Brent Annear is the Texas Medical Association's director of media relations and PR, where he has worked since 2001. He also oversees TMA’s video production efforts, including the TMA video studio. Before coming to TMA, Brent worked for 19 years in broadcast journalism. Much of that time, he served as a photojournalist covering all types of news for an Austin television station. Story assignments led him almost everywhere, from the standoff and fire at the Branch Davidian compound near Waco, TX to national political conventions; from a presidential inauguration to hurricanes and many healthcare stories.