Agencies, Boards and Commissions

Family and Protective Services, Texas Department of*

General Information

4900 N. Lamar Blvd. (78751)P.O. Box 149030Austin, TX 78714-9030


Office Office Holder Hometown / Term Ends
Chair Bonnie Hellums Houston, 02-01-2023
Commissioner(s) Connie Almeda, Ph.D. Richmond, 02-01-2027
Omedi Cantu "Dee Dee" Arismendez Alice, 02-01-2027
Liesa Hackett Huntsville, 02-01-2023
Greg Hamilton Hutto, 02-01-2027
Cortney Jones Austin, 02-01-2025
Matt Kouri Austin, 02-01-2023
Julie Krawczyk Garland, 02-01-2025
Enrique Mata El Paso, 02-01-2025


Office Office Holder Phone / Fax
Commissioner Stephanie B. Muth (512) 438-4800


The council is charged with studying and making recommendations to the commissioner regarding the management and operation of the Department of Family and Protective Services.

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