Agencies, Boards and Commissions

Facilities Commission, Texas*

7 Members - Term: 6 Years

General Information

Agency #: 303 Central Services Bldg.1711 San Jacinto, P.O. Box 13047Austin 78711-3047


Office Office Holder Hometown / Term Ends
Chair Steven Alvis Houston, 01-31-2023
Commissioner(s) William Allensworth Austin, 01-31-2021
Brian A. Bailey Austin, 01-31-2027
Eddy Betancourt Mission, 01-31-2023
Larry Long Dallas, 01-31-2025
C. Price Wagner Dallas, 01-31-2025
Vacant --

Office of the Executive Director

Office Office Holder Phone / Fax
Executive Director Michael Novak (512) 463-3446
Executive Assistant Veronica Perez (512) 463-7598
Director, Legislative Affairs & Communication Richard Glancey (512) 936-1788
Director of Internal Audit Sonya Etheridge (512) 463-1438
Director of Security and Safety Programs Tommy Oates (512) 463-3057
Director, State/Federal Surplus Kristy Fierro (512) 507-7643

Office of General Counsel

Office Office Holder Phone / Fax
General Counsel Stephen Foster (512) 475-2400
Assistant General Counsel Steven Halpin (512) 463-3960

Chief Financial Office

Office Office Holder Phone / Fax
Chief Financial Officer Diane Jackson (512) 463-1918
Director, Budget Thomas Brown (512) 463-3157
Director, Accounting Derrick Payton (512) 463-3591
Director, Procurement Rico Gamino (512) 463-0209
HUB Director Yolanda Strey (512) 475-0453 / (512) 236-6164
Director of Information Technology Prasanth Manukonda (512) 463-8695

Planning and Real Estate Management

Office Office Holder Phone / Fax
Deputy Executive Director Position Vacant (512) 463-9454
Director of Property Management Services Marty Martinez (512) 463-2360

Facilities Design and Construction

Office Office Holder Phone / Fax
Deputy Executive Director John Raff (512) 463-3567
Director, Project Management Marti Walsh (512) 463-8247
Director, Human Resources Rafael Arredondo (512) 463-1717


The Texas Facilities Commission (TFC) supports state government through strategic planning, asset management, design, construction, operation, maintenance, and leasing of state facilities and the reallocation and/or disposal of state and federal surplus property. TFC serves state agencies, legislative members/staff, and members of the general public that utilize the state facilities owned and managed or leased by TFC as well as the state agencies and their employees for whom construction and renovation projects are managed. TFC provides property management, repair, renovation, maintenance services, custodial, grounds, and utility services for its building inventory. The agency maintains a 24 hour, 7 day a week operation to ensure continuity of operations of vital building systems.

* Subject to the Texas Sunset Act; will be reviewed in 2027.