Agencies, Boards and Commissions

Library and Archives Commission, Texas State*

7 Members - Term: 6 Years

General Information

Agency #: 306 1201 Brazos St. (78701)P.O. Box 12927Austin, TX 78711-2927


Office Office Holder Hometown / Term Ends
Chair Martha Wong, Ed.D Houston, 09-28-2027
Vice Chair Darryl Tocker Austin, 09-28-2023
Commissioner(s) David C. Garza Brownsville, 09-28-2025
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


Office Office Holder Phone / Fax
Director and Librarian Gloria Meraz (512) 463-5460
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
State Archivist, ARIS Division Director Jelain Chubb (512) 463-5467
Director, Talking Book Program Ann Minner (512) 463-5428
Director, Library Development and Networking Sarah Karnes (512) 463-5456
Director, State & Local Records Management Craig Kelso (512) 463-5534
Executive Assistant Cyan Green (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.