About the Lumbermen's Association of Texas
Founded in 1886, the Lumbermen’s Association of Texas (LAT) is a non-profit trade association that represents lumber and building material dealers, the majority independent, multi-generational family-owned businesses. Its membership also includes leading building material suppliers, distributors and manufacturers. Headquartered in Austin, Texas, LAT staff engages its volunteer membership in advancing public policy at the state and federal level, educational and networking opportunities, and in developing the next generation of industry leaders. LAT also hosts an annual convention and expo, the largest gathering of CEOs/Principals of Texas’ building material industry. LAT’s mission is to create unity, strength, and a spirit of cooperation among building material suppliers to advance the industry.