Agencies, Boards and Commissions

Library and Archives Commission, Texas State*

7 Members - Term: 6 Years

General Information

Agency #: 306


P.O. Box 12927Austin, TX 78711-2927


Lorenzo de Zavala State Archivesand Library Bldg., 1201 BrazosAustin 78701


Office Office Holder Hometown / Term Ends
Chair Martha Wong, Ed.D Houston, 09-28-2027
Commissioner David C. Garza Brownsville, 09-28-2025
Board Member(s) David Iglesias Tyler, 09-28-2027
Arthur T. Mann Hillsboro, 09-28-2023
Nancy Painter Paup Fort Worth, 09-28-2027
Bradley "Brad" Tegeler Austin, 09-25-2025
Darryl Tocker Austin, 09-28-2023


Office Office Holder Phone / Fax
Director and Librarian Gloria Meraz (512) 463-6856 / (512) 463-5436
Chief Operations and Fiscal Officer Donna Osborne (512) 463-5440
General Counsel Sarah Swanson (512) 463-5591
Director, Information Technology Services Michael Ford (512) 463-5481
Director, Archives and Information Services Jelain Chubb (512) 463-5467
Director, Talking Book Program Position Vacant (512) 463-5428
Director, Library Development and Networking Sarah Jacobson (512) 463-5456
Director, State & Local Records Management Craig Kelso (512) 463-5534
Executive Assistant Bettina Williams (512) 463-5460
Communications Officer Susan Floyd (512) 463-5514


The commissionís mission is to provide Texans access to the information needed to be informed, productive citizens by preserving the archival record of Texas; enhancing the service capacity of public, academic, and school libraries; assisting public agencies in the maintenance of their records; and meeting the reading needs of Texans with disabilities.

* Subject to the Texas Sunset Act; will be reviewed in 2031.