Agencies, Boards and Commissions

Water Development Board, Texas*

3 Members - Term: 6 Years

General Information

Agency #: 580 1700 N. Congress Ave., Ste. 690P.O. Box 13231Austin, TX 78711-3231

Members

Office Office Holder Hometown / Term Ends
Chair Peter M. Lake Tyler, 02-01-2021
Board Member(s) Kathleen Jackson Beaumont, 02-01-2023
Brooke Paup Austin, 02-01-2025

Board Staff

Office Office Holder Phone / Fax
Chief of Staff to Chairman Lake Tara Rejino (512) 463-7322
Chief of Staff to Board Member Jackson Jennifer White (512) 463-7334
Chief of Staff to Board Member Paup Patrick Lopez (512) 463-7329
Scheduler and Executive Assistant to Board Ashley Piel (512) 463-7814

Executive Administrator and Staff

Office Office Holder Phone / Fax
Executive Administrator Jeff Walker (512) 463-7848
Scheduler and Executive Assistant to the Exec. Admin. Gabriela Garcia (512) 463-7159
Assistant Executive Administrator Amanda Lavin (512) 463-9873
Deputy Exec. Admin., Operations and Admin. Edna Jackson (512) 463-8006
Director Governmental Relations Carmen Cernosek (512) 463-1711
Chief Communications Officer Merry Klonower (512) 463-8165
Deputy Exec. Admin., Water Science & Conservation John Dupnik (512) 936-0861
Deputy Exec. Admin., Water Supply & Infrastructure Jessica Zuba (512) 475-3734
General Counsel Todd Chenoweth (512) 475-1673
Internal Auditor Nicole Campbell (512) 463-7978
Chief Financial Officer Rebecca Trevino (512) 936-0809
Texas Natural Resources Info. Sys. (TNRIS) Richard Wade (512) 463-4010

Staff

Field Offices

Mesquite Field Office

Raphael Castro
1515 E. Kearney
Suite 401
Mesquite, TX 75149
(972) 289-9890

Houston Field Office

Scott Galaway
3920 Cypress Creek Pkwy.
Suite 330
Houston, TX 77068-3547
(281) 895-0722

Harlingen Field Office

Juan Santana
1828 W. Jefferson
Harlingen, TX 78550
(956) 421-3599

Lubbock Field Office

Jerry Millsaps
5012 50th Street
Lubbock, TX 79414
(806) 799-3565


Notes

The Board provides leadership, planning, financial and technical assistance for the responsible development of water for the State of Texas.

* Subject to the Texas Sunset Act; will be reviewed in 2023.