Agencies, Boards and Commissions

Attorney General, Office of the

1 Member - 4 Years

General Information

Agency #: 302 209 West 14th St. (78701)P.O. Box 12548Austin 78711-2548
  • (512) 463-2100
  • Crime Victims: (800) 983-9933
  • Consumer Protection: (800) 621-0508
  • Toll Free: (800) 252-8011
  • Child Support Enforcement: (800) 252-8014
  • Open Government Hotline: (877) 673-6839
  • Press Office: (512) 463-2050
  • (512) 475-2994
  • @TXAG
  • Staff Listing
  • Website


Members

Office Office Holder Hometown / Term Ends
Attorney General The Honorable Ken Paxton 12-31-2022

Staff

Office Office Holder Phone / Fax
First Assistant Attorney General Jeffrey C. Mateer (512) 463-2191
Deputy First Assistant AG Brantley Starr (512) 463-2191
Chief of Staff Katherine Cary (512) 463-2191
Director of Scheduling Landry Jones (512) 936-1874
Senior Legislative Advisor to the AG Ben Williams (512) 463-2191
Senior Counsel to the Attorney General Zina Bash (512) 463-2191
Special Counsel to the First Assistant AG John Ellis (512) 463-2191
Solicitor General Kyle Hawkins (512) 936-1700
Deputy Solicitor General Cam Barker (512) 936-1700
Deputy Solicitor General Matt Frederick (512) 936-1700
Deputy Attorney General for Legal Counsel Ryan Bangert (512) 463-2191
Associate Deputy AG for Special Litigation Patrick Sweeten (512) 463-2191
Deputy Attorney General for Administration Lacey Mase (512) 463-2191
Deputy AG for Child Support & IV-D Director Mara Friesen (512) 460-6000
Deputy Director for Child Support Steve Roddy (512) 460-6000
Deputy AG for Civil Litigation Darren McCarty (512) 463-2191
Associate Deputy AG for Civil Litigation Nichole Bunker-Henderson (512) 463-2191
Director of Law Enforcement David Maxwell (512) 463-2191
Deputy AG for Criminal Justice Adrienne McFarland (512) 463-2191
Director of Intergovernmental Relations and Strategic Initiatives Steve Pier (512) 463-2057
Associate Director of Intergovernmental Relations and Strategic Initiatives Ryan Fisher (512) 463-2057
Deputy Director of Communications and Senior Advisor Marc Rylander (512) 463-2191
Director of Communications Jeff Hillery (512) 463-2191
Chief Information Officer/Information Resources Manager Rudy Montoya (512) 463-2191
Controller Michele Price (512) 463-2191
Ombudsman Katherine Manderson (512) 936-1208
Child Support Ombudsman Stephanie Neely (512) 460-6124
Accessibility Coordinator Anthony Moore (512) 463-4091
Accounting Keith Hafer (512) 473-2008
Administrative Law Craig Pritzlaff (512) 475-4300
Admin. and Law Information Technology Tina McLeod (512) 475-4616
Antitrust David Talbot (512) 936-1644
Bankruptcy and Collections Ron Del Vento (512) 463-2173
Child Support and Public Official Services Kathy McMichael (512) 460-6000
Child Support Administration Operations Hayley Hall (512) 460-6137
Child Support Contract Operations Michael Gray (512) 460-6243
Child Support Family Initiatives Noelita Lugo (512) 460-6486
Child Support Field Operations Myra Sines (512) 460-6104
Child Support Information Technology Lisa Petoskey (512) 460-6811
Child Support Policy, Legal and Program Ops. Al Ochoa (512) 460-6459
Civil Medicaid Fraud Ray Winter (512) 463-2185
Constituent Affairs Cyritha Riley Reed (512) 475-4413
Consumer Protection Paul Singer (512) 463-2185
Crime Victim Services Gene McCleskey (512) 936-1200
Criminal Appeals Ed Marshall (512) 936-1400
Criminal Investigations Cody Smirl (512) 936-9570
Criminal Prosecutions Lisa Tanner (512) 463-2170
Enterprise Information Security Claudia Escobar (512) 936-0679
Environmental Protection Priscilla Hubenak (512) 463-2012
Executive Project Management Office Rod Napier (512) 475-4390
Facilities and Asset Management Tom Taylor (512) 475-3382
Financial Litigation & Charitable Trusts Joshua Godbey (512) 463-2018
General Counsel Ryan Vassar (512) 475-3210
General Litigation Amanda Cochran-McCall (512) 463-2120
Grants Administration Melissa Foley (512) 936-7946
HUB Coordinator Shawn Constancio (512) 475-4411
Human Resources Greg Simpson (512) 463-2009
Information Governance April Norris (512) 936-1756
Internal Audit Angelia Harris (512) 475-4923
Law Enforcement Defense Shanna Molinare (512) 936-1282
Legal Technical Support David Falk (512) 475-4625
Medicaid Fraud Control Unit Stormy Kelly (512) 371-4710
Open Records Justin Gordon (512) 936-6736
Opinion Committee Jennie Hoelscher (512) 463-2110
Outreach Amanda Sanders (512) 463-1861
Procurement Lisa Massock (512) 475-4509
Public Finance Leslie Brock (512) 475-2929
Public Information Coordinator Lauren Downey (512) 475-4213
Tax Division Jack Hohengarten (512) 463-2002
Tort Litigation Kara Kennedy (512) 463-2197
Transportation Randy Hill (512) 463-2004

Notes

The Attorney General is the lawyer for the people of Texas and is charged by the Texas Constitution to defend the laws and the Constitution of the State of Texas, represent the State in litigation and approve public bond issues.