Agencies, Boards and Commissions

Arts, Texas Commission on the*

11 Members - Term: 6 Years

General Information

Agency #: 813 920 Colorado St.P.O. Box 13406Austin 78711-3406

Members

Office Office Holder Hometown / Term Ends
Chair Patty A. Bryant Amarillo, 08-31-2017
Vice Chair Dale W. Brock Wichita Falls, 08-31-2017
Secretary Rita E. Baca El Paso, 08-31-2017
Commissioner(s) Mila Gibson Sweetwater, 08-31-2015
Linda Lowes Hatchel Woodway, 08-31-2015
Ronald "Ronnie" Sanders San Antonio, 08-31-2017
Vacant --
Treasurer David C. Garza Brownsville, 08-31-2017
Parliamentarian S. Shawn Stephens Houston, 08-15-2015
At Large(s) Alphonse A. Dotson Voca, 08-31-2015
Liza Lewis San Antonio, 08-31-2015

Staff

Office Office Holder Phone / Fax
Executive Director Gary Gibbs, Ph.D. (512) 936-6561 / (512) 475-2699
Deputy Director Jim Bob McMillan (512) 936-6572 / (512) 475-2699
Chief Financial Officer Grant Weaver (512) 936-6567 / (512) 475-2699
Director for Programs & Technology Laura Wiegand (512) 936-6565 / (512) 475-2699
Executive Assistant Dana Douglass Swann (512) 936-6570 / (512) 475-2699

Notes

The commission encourages appreciation for fine arts in Texas, and acts in an advisory capacity regarding the construction and remodeling of state buildings and works of art.

* Subject to the Texas Sunset Act; will be reviewed in 2025.