Mr. William Brett Beene is the dealer principal and owner of Beene Motor Sales in Mexia, Texas. He returned to the family business in 1988 and has been serving in the automobile business for 30 years. Beene Motor Sales offers Chevrolet, Buick, and GMC products and is the sole General Motors Dealer in Limestone County. Beene Motor Sales is currently a member of the Big Wheel Club at Baylor and has been furnishing vehicles for the athletic staff since 1999.
Mr. Beene received a BBA from Baylor in 1987 and has been active as a Baylor Bear Foundation member since 1999, having served on the executive committee and recently as the 2012-2013 BBF president. During his undergraduate years at Baylor, Brett served as president of Delta Upsilon fraternity and vice president of Phi Beta Lambda business fraternity. Mr. Beene is active within the Limestone County community, having served as a member of the Groesbeck Lions Club for 29 years, including service as the organization’s president. He also has served on the Mexia Chamber of Commerce Board, the Waco Montessori School Board, and as an annual chair in the Groesbeck Lions Club car show. He and his family are members of First Baptist Church of Mexia.
Mr. Beene has been married since 1988 to Chana Cate Beene (BBA ’87), whom he met at Baylor in 1985 when they were both sophomores. The Beenes have two children: Blair (BBA ’17), currently in her second year at SMU’s Dedman School of Law, and Chet, a senior at Baylor who is pursuing a BBA. Chana and Blair are both members of Chi Omega sorority. Chet is a current member of Phi Gamma Delta fraternity.