Agencies, Boards and Commissions

Lower Colorado River Authority*

15 members - 6 year terms

General Information

3700 Lake Austin Blvd.P.O. Box 220Austin, TX 78767-0220


Office Office Holder Represents / Term Ends
Chair Timothy Timmerman Travis County, 02-01-2025
Vice Chair Stephen F. Cooper Wharton County, 02-01-2029
Secretary Joseph M. "Joe" Crane Matagorda County, 02-01-2027
Board Member(s) Michael "Mike" Allen Kerr County, 02-01-2025
Matthew L. "Matt" Arthur Fayette County, 02-01-2027
Melissa K. Blanding Hays County, 02-01-2027
Carol Freeman Llano County, 02-01-2027
Thomas L. "Tom" Kelley Colorado County, 02-01-2029
Robert "Bobby" Lewis Bastrop County, 02-01-2025
Thomas Michael Martine Blanco County, 02-01-2025
Hatch C. Smith, Jr. Kendall County, 02-01-2029
Margaret D. "Meg" Voelter Travis County, 02-01-2025
Martha Leigh M. Whitten San Saba County, 02-01-2027
David R. Willmann Llano County, 02-01-2029
Nancy Eckert Yeary Burnet County, 02-01-2029

Additional Information

Executive Office

Office Office Holder Phone / Fax
General Manager Phil Wilson (512) 578-3562
Public Information Officer Clara Tuma (512) 578-3292


The Lower Colorado River Authority serves customers and communities throughout Texas by managing the lower Colorado River; generating and transmitting electric power; providing a clean, reliable water supply; and offering outdoor adventures at more than 40 parks along the Colorado River from the Texas Hill Country to the Gulf Coast. LCRA and its employees are committed to fulfilling our mission to enhance the quality of life of the Texans we serve through water stewardship, energy and community service. LCRA was created by the Texas Legislature in 1934 and receives no state appropriations.

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