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Governor's Commission for Women

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15 Members - Term: 2 Years

General Information

1100 San Jacinto Blvd., Rm. 1.212P.O. Box 12428Austin, TX 78711-2428


Office Office Holder Hometown / Term Ends
Chair Catherine Susser Corpus Christi, 12-31-2017
Vice Chair Karen Harris Lakehills, 12-31-2017
Commissioner(s) Estela Avery Fredericksburg, 12-31-2017
Tina Yturria Buford Harlingen, 12-31-2017
Jennifer Chiang Sugar Land, 12-31-2017
Starr Corbin Georgetown, 12-31-2017
Debbie Gustafson Wichita Falls, 12-31-2017
Amy Henderson Amarillo, 12-31-2017
Nancy Ann Hunt Dallas, 12-31-2017
Karen Manning Houston, 12-31-2017
Imelda Navarro Laredo, 12-31-2017
Rienke Radler Fort Worth, 12-31-2017
Jinous Ruhani Austin, 12-31-2017
Laura Koenig Young Tyler, 12-31-2017
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Office Office Holder Phone / Fax
Executive Director LaChristian Taylor (512) 475-2615 / (512) 463-1832


The Governorís Commission for Women helps Texas women live healthier, more productive and more prosperous lives. A division of the Texas Governorís Office, the commission specializes in outreach, education, research and referral services.