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General Information

Agency #: 307

Mailing

P.O. Box 12697Austin, TX 78711-2697State CapitolRoom 1E.8Austin, TX 78701

Members

Office Office Holder (512) Phone / Fax
Secretary of State David Whitley
Deputy Secretary of State Jose A. "Joe" Esparza

Executive Division

Office Office Holder Phone / Fax
General Counsel Adam Bitter (512) 463-5770 / (512) 475-2761
Executive Assistant/Scheduler Linda Payne (512) 463-5702 / (512) 475-2761
Director of Mexico Affairs David Zapata (512) 936-4530
Director of Border Affairs Enriqueta Caballero (956) 969-9075
Director of Communications Sam Taylor (512) 463-6116 / (512) 475-2761
Director of Protocol Cammy Jones (512) 463-5268

Business & Public Filings Division

James E. Rudder Building
1019 Brazos Street
Austin, TX 78701

Office Office Holder Phone / Fax
Division Director Carmen Flores (512) 463-5588
Deputy Director Mike Powell (512) 463-9856
Dir. of Government Filings Robert Sumners (512) 463-5562
Authentications/Notaries Public Dawn Joyner (512) 465-2787
Texas Register Jill Ledbetter (512) 305-9623
Service of Process Venita Okpegbue (512) 463-6653

Elections Division

James E. Rudder Building
1019 Brazos Street
Austin, TX 78701

Office Office Holder Phone / Fax
Division Director Keith Ingram (512) 463-9871
Voter Registration Position Vacant (512) 463-5653
Elections Funds Management Dan Glotzer (512) 463-9861
Elections Administration Kristi Hart (512) 463-3204
General Law Christina Adkins (512) 463-9859

Administrative Services Division

James E. Rudder Building
1019 Brazos Street
Austin, TX 78701

Office Office Holder Phone / Fax
Division Director Vincent Houston (512) 463-5593
Director of Financial Mgmt. Louis Ng (512) 463-5594
Human Resources Dara Stone (512) 463-5592
Operating Support Shuford Scott (512) 463-5607

Information Technology

James E. Rudder Building
1019 Brazos Street
Austin, TX 78701

Office Office Holder Phone / Fax
Division Director W. Scott Brandt (512) 463-5640

Notes

The secretary of state serves as the state's chief elections officer, the governor's liaison on border and Mexican affairs, and Texas' chief protocol officer for state and international matters. The Secretary of State's Office also serves as the formal repository for official and business records, publishes government rules and regulations, keeps the state seal and attests to the governor's signature on official documents.