International Relations & Trade
October 24, 2006 - 09:00 AM
Interim Charge 1
Camarillo, Edward  City Commissioner  (City of Brownsville),  Brownsville, TX
Cardenas, Blandina  President  (The University of Texas - Pan American),  Edinburg, TX
Demerson, Aaron  Executive Director  (Office of Governor - Economic Development and Tourism),  Austin, TX
Fugate, Sam  Mayor  (City of Kingsville),  Kingsville, TX
Gonzalez, Miguel    (Rio Grande RCIC),  Edinburg, TX
Neely, Shirley  Commissioner of Education  (Texas Education Agency),  Austin, TX
Rath, Diane  Chair  (Texas Workforce Commission),  Austin, TX
Rethlake, JoAnn  State Director of Adult Education  (Texas Education Agency),  Austin, TX
Yerena, Carlos  Executive Director  (Binational Texas-Tamaulipas Economic Alliance),  Kingsville, TX
Providing written testmony:
Rogers, Mark  Major  (Texas Department of Public Safety),  Austin, TX
Interim Charge 1 - Adult Basic Education
Garza, Wanda  Chair, Workforce and Education Committee  (Texas Border Coalition),  San Benito, TX
Interim Charge 1, 2
Arambula, Martin  Chairman  (Port of Brownsville),  Brownsville, TX
Behrens, Mike  Executive Director  (Texas Department of Transportation),  Austin, TX
DeLay, Randolph    (Port of Brownsville),  Houston, TX
Saenz, Amadeo  Assistant Executive Director for Engineering Operations  (Texas Department of Transportation),  Austin, TX
Zavaleta, Antonio  V.P. for External Affairs  (University of Texas - Brownsville/Texas Southmost College),  Brownsville, TX
Interim Charge 1,2, 4
Escalante, Helena  Director of Texas and Mexican Affairs  (Office of the Secretary of State),  Austin, TX
Interim Charge 2, 3
Gerber, Michael  Executive Director  (Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs),  Austin, TX
Interim Charge 3
Navarro, Roy  Executive Director  (Pharr Housing Authority),  Pharr, TX
Stone, Charles  Executive Director  (Office of Rural Community Affairs),  Austin, TX
Vanegas, Jorge  Director, Centor for Housing and Urban Development  (Texas A&M University),  College Station, TX
Interim Charge 3, 4
Paup, Karen  Co-Director  (Texas Low Income Housing Information Service),  Austin, TX
Interim Charge 4
Butts, Edna Ramon  Special Assistant Attorney General  (Office of the Attorney General),  Austin, TX
Caballero, Enriqueta  Ombudsman  (Office of the Secretary of State),  Harlingen, TX
Ellis, Cynthia    (Self),  McAllen, TX
Ellis, Gilbert    (Self),  McAllen
Mendez, David  Attorney  (Bickerstaff, Heath, Pollan and Caroom, L.L.P.),  Austin, TX
Morales, Erich  Assistant County Attorney  (El Paso County Attorney),  El Paso, TX
Rodriguez, Jose  County Attorney  (El Paso County Attorney),  El Paso, TX
Sanchez, Yvette  Border Affairs Coordinator/Director of Colonia Initiatives  (Office of the Secretary of State),  Austin, TX
Steinberg, Jonathan  Deputy Counsel  (Texas Water Development Board),  Austin, TX
Ward, J. Kevin  Executive Administrator  (Texas Water Development Board),  Austin, TX