Sen. Jane Nelson (R)

Last modified on: 10-08-2019 16:02:18

TX Senator
(Texas Senate)

Entered Office: 01-1993 Term Ends: 01-2021 District: 12

General Information

Profession: Businesswoman Home Town: Flower Mound Birthdate: 10-05-1951 Spouse: J. Michael


Personal Information

BS-University of North Texas

S-1993-present.
Senator Nelson filed for reelection on 11/2019.

Senator Jane Nelson is a former public school teacher who represents Senate District 12, encompassing parts of Tarrant and Denton counties. She joined the Senate in 1992 after two terms on the State Board of Education in which she led the fight to correct more than 5,000 factual errors in school textbooks

Office Information

Dist. 12 - Denton (83%), Tarrant (15%)


Committees

Finance-Chair; State Affairs; Texas Ports

Contact and Phone Numbers

Capitol Office:
  1E.5
Capitol Phone: (512) 463-0112
Capitol Fax: (512) 463-0923
District Map
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Grapevine
1225 South Main St.
Suite 100
Grapevine, TX 76051
(817) 424-3446
(817) 488-6648
@SenJaneNelson

Staff

Office Office Holder Phone / Fax
Chief of Staff Travis Broussard
Director of Finance Dave Nelson (512) 463-0112 / (512) 463-0923
Scheduling Coordinator Elizabeth Rice
Legislative Director Michael Ruggieri
Policy Analyst Kevin Fletcher
Policy Analyst Krista Duke

Other Offices Held

Chair, Senate Finance Committee (Legislative Budget Board)
Board Member (Committee on Texas Ports)
Board Member (Committee on Mass Violence Prevention and Community Safety)
Member, Chair, Senate Finance Committee (Auditor's Office, State)