Earl & Lu Anne Bourland
Earl Bourland (BS 1973) served as President of the Rodeo Club before graduating from ETSU with a degree in Agri-Business. Earl is a strong supporter of all activities of the Rodeo Team and the Ag Department. After graduation Earl was employed by International Harvester as a company representative in sales. In 1979 he opened Bourland International in Ralls, Texas before moving to Terrell, TX in 1990 and opening Mitchell & Bourland, Inc. (Case International tractor dealership). In addition to the dealership, the Bourland’s have established a farm and ranch operation in the Kaufman County area. His wife, Lu Anne, also attended ETSU (BS 1975) (MS1990) and is currently the guidance counselor at Trinity Valley Community College-Terrell campus. They have two sons, Billy (BS ’96) and Bo (BS ’01) who both received degrees from TAMU-C in Finance.