††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† WITNESS LIST

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††††††††††† April 4, 2019 9:00 AM

††††††††††† SB 380

††††††††††††††††† FOR:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Adams, Bryce† VP State Relations, Connections Education† (Self; Connections Education),

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Anzalone, Peter†† (Self; National coalition for public school options), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Sass, Emily† Policy Analyst (Texas Public Policy Foundation), Austin, TX

††††††††††††††††† AGAINST:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Quinzi, Patty† Legislative Counsel, TX American Fed. Of Teachers (TX-American

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Federation of Teachers), Austin, TX

††††††††††††††††† Registering, but not testifying:

††††††††††††††††† FOR:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Cullinane, Mary†† (Self; League of Women Voters of Texas), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Mackin, Shea† Board Member Nat. Coal. for Public School Options† (Self; National

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Coalition for Public School Options), Pflugerville, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† McCord, Mia† (Texas Conservative Coalition), Austin, TX

††††††††††††††††† AGAINST:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Anderson, David† (Arlington ISD Board of Trustees), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Beneski, Amy† (Texas Association of School Administrators), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Dawn-Fisher, Lisa† Legislative consultant (Texas State Teachers Association), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Eaton, Holly† Director of Professional Development and Advocacy† (Self), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Grey, John† Associate; Moak, Casey & Associates (Texas School Alliance), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Holleman, Will† (Texas Association of School Boards), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Luke, Charles† Dr.† (Self; Coalition for Public Schools), Weatherford, TX

††††††††††††††††† ON:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Jones, Christopher† Attorney (Texs education agency), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Martinez, Monica† Associate Commissioner, Standards and Programs (Texas Education

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Agency), Austin, TX

††††††††††††††††† Providing written testimony:

††††††††††††††††† AGAINST:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Wiggins, Mark† (Association of Texas Professional Educators), AUSTIN, TX

††††††††††† SB 668

††††††††††††††††† FOR:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Anderson, David† General Counsel (Raise Your Hand Texas), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Nishimura, Christine† General Counsel (Texas Charter Schools Association), Austin, TX

††††††††††††††††† ON:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Williams, Ellen† (Texas Association of School Administrators and Texas Association of

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† School Boards), Austin, TX

††††††††††††††††† Registering, but not testifying:

††††††††††††††††† FOR:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Beneski, Amy† (Texas Association of School Administrators), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Dawn-Fisher, Lisa† Legislative consultant (Texas State Teachers Association), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Eaton, Holly† Director of Professional Development and Advocacy† (Self), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Grey, John† Associate; Moak, Casey & Associates (Texas School Alliance), Austin, TX


††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† WITNESS LIST

††††††††††† Education

††††††††††† April 4, 2019 9:00 AM

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Katsev, Bibi† Executive director (District charter alliance), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† McCord, Mia† (Texas Conservative Coalition), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Quinzi, Patty† Legislative Counsel, TX American Fed. Of Teachers (TX- American

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Federation of Teachers), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Sass, Emily† Policy Analyst (Texas Public Policy Foundation), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Sobel, Lindsay† Executive Director, Teach Plus Texas† (Self; Teach Plus Texas), Austin, TX

††††††††††††††††† ON:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Aquino Garza, Priscilla† (Educate Texas), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Jones, Christopher† Attorney (Texs education agency), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Mauze, Heather† Director (Texas Education Agency), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Montano, Matt† Deputy commissioner (TEA), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Olofson, Mark† Director of educator data and program accountabili (Texas Education

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Agency), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Rau, Seth† Director of Legislative and Strategic Affairs (San Antonio ISD), San Antonio,

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† TX

††††††††††† SB 713

††††††††††††††††† FOR:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Pina, Mario†† (also providing written testimony)† (Self), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† West, Sandra† Assoc. Prof. Biology & Science Education† (Self; Self), Bulverde, TX

††††††††††††††††† ON:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Aquino Garza, Priscilla† (Educate Texas), Austin, TX

††††††††††††††††† Registering, but not testifying:

††††††††††††††††† FOR:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Cullinane, Mary†† (Self; League of Women Voters of Texas), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Dawn-Fisher, Lisa† Legislative consultant (Texas State Teachers Association), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Eaton, Holly† Director of Professional Development and Advocacy† (Self), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Grey, John† Associate; Moak, Casey & Associates (Texas School Alliance), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Haenisch, Barry† (Texas Association of Community Schools), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Quinzi, Patty† Legislative Counsel, TX American Fed. Of Teachers (TX-American

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Federation of Teachers), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Rau, Seth† Director of Legislative and Strategic Affairs (San Antonio ISD), San Antonio,

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Sobel, Lindsay† Executive Director, Teach Plus Texas† (Self; Teach Plus Texas), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Wiggins, Mark† (Association of Texas Professional Educators), AUSTIN, TX

††††††††††††††††† ON:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Hanson, Terri† TEA Director Business Management (Texas Education Agency), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Jones, Christopher† Attorney (Texs education agency), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Regal, Tim† (Texas Education Agency), Austin, TX

††††††††††† SB 820

††††††††††††††††† FOR:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Fletcher, Carol† Trustee pflugerville ISD† (Self; Pflugerville ISD), Pflugerville, TX


††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† WITNESS LIST

††††††††††† Education

††††††††††† April 4, 2019 9:00 AM

††††††††††††††††† Registering, but not testifying:

††††††††††††††††† FOR:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Bergland, Jennifer† Director of Government Relations (Texas Computer Education

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Association), Georgetown, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Cullinane, Mary†† (Self; League of Women Voters of Texas), Austin, TX

††††††††††††††††† AGAINST:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Grey, John† Associate; Moak, Casey & Associates (Texas School Alliance), Austin, TX

††††††††††††††††† ON:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Hanson, Terri† TEA Director Business Management (Texas Education Agency), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Jones, Christopher† Attorney (Texs education agency), Austin, TX

††††††††††† SB 947

††††††††††††††††† FOR:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Adams, Bryce† VP State Relations, Connections Education† (Self; Connections Education),

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Anzalone, Peter†† (Self; National coalition for public school options), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Sass, Emily† Policy Analyst, Center for Education Freedom (Texas Public Policy

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Foundation (TPPF)), Austin, TX

††††††††††††††††† AGAINST:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Quinzi, Patty† Legislative Counsel, TX American Fed. Of Teachers (TX-American

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Federation of Teachers), Austin, TX

††††††††††††††††† Registering, but not testifying:

††††††††††††††††† FOR:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Allmon, Jennifer† Executive Director (The Texas Catholic Conference of Bishops), Austin,

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Cullinane, Mary†† (Self; League of Women Voters of Texas), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Mackin, Shea† Board Member Nat. Coal. for Public School Options† (Self; National

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Coalition for Public School Options), Pflugerville, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† McCord, Mia† (Texas Conservative Coalition), Austin, TX

††††††††††††††††† AGAINST:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Beneski, Amy† (Texas Association of School Administrators), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Dawn-Fisher, Lisa† Legislative consultant (Texas State Teachers Association), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Eaton, Holly† Director of Professional Development and Advocacy† (Self), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Grey, John† Associate; Moak, Casey & Associates (Texas School Alliance), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Haenisch, Barry† (Texas Association of Community Schools), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Lopez, Carisa† Political Director (Texas Freedom Network), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Luke, Charles† Dr.† (Self; Coalition for Public Schools), Weatherford, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Terry, Mark† Deputy Executive Director (Texas Elementary Principals and Supervisors

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Association), Austin, TX

††††††††††††††††† ON:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Jones, Christopher† Attorney (Texs education agency), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Martinez, Monica† Associate Commissioner, Standards and Programs (Texas Education

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Agency), Austin, TX


††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† WITNESS LIST

††††††††††† Education

††††††††††† April 4, 2019 9:00 AM

††††††††††††††††† Providing written testimony:

††††††††††††††††† AGAINST:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Wiggins, Mark† (Association of Texas Professional Educators), AUSTIN, TX

††††††††††† SB 1045

††††††††††††††††† FOR:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Collum, Jeff† Superintendent (Hallsville ISD), Hallsville, TX

††††††††††††††††† Registering, but not testifying:

††††††††††††††††† FOR:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Cullinane, Mary†† (Self; League of Women Voters of Texas), Austin, TX

††††††††††††††††† AGAINST:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Anderson, David† (Arlington ISD Board of Trustees), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Dawn-Fisher, Lisa† Legislative consultant (Texas State Teachers Association), Austin, TX

††††††††††††††††† ON:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Crowe, Jamie† (TEA), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Jones, Christopher† Attorney (Texs education agency), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Martinez, Monica† Associate Commissioner, Standards and Programs (Texas Education

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Agency), Austin, TX

††††††††††† SB 1252

††††††††††††††††† FOR:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† GonzŠlez, Cutter†† (also providing written testimony) (Texas Public Policy Foundation),

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Lavine, Dick† (Center for Public Policy Priorities), AUSTIN, TX

††††††††††††††††† AGAINST:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Casey, Daniel†† (also providing written testimony) (Texas School Alliance, Texas

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Association of School Boards, Moak, Casey & Associates), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Craymer, Dale† President (Texas Taxpayers and Research Association), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† LeBas, James† Fiscal analyst† (also providing written testimony) (AECT, TXOGA, Texas

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Chemical Council, and Texas Association of Manufacturers), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Leon, Sara†† (also providing written testimony) (Texas Schools for Economic

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Development), Austin, TX

††††††††††††††††† Registering, but not testifying:

††††††††††††††††† FOR:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Sanderson, Josh† (Equity Center), Austin, TX

††††††††††††††††† AGAINST:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Barksdale, Jay† (Irving - Las Colinas Chamber of Commerce), Dallas, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Barksdale, Jay† (Plano Chamber of Commerce), Dallas, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Beneski, Amy† (Texas Association of School Administrators), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Camacho, Priscilla† SVP, Public Policy (Dallas Regional Chamber), Dallas, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Campbell, Byron† (North Texas Commission), Dallas, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Haenisch, Barry† (Texas Association of Community Schools), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Harris, Dana† (Tecas 2050 Coalition), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Harris, Dana† VP, Federal/State Advocacy (Austin Chamber of Commerce), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Holleman, Will† (Texas Association of School Boards), Austin, TX


††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† WITNESS LIST

††††††††††† Education

††††††††††† April 4, 2019 9:00 AM

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Landin, Taylor† Senior VP (Greater Houston Partnership), Houston, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Pitts, Jr, John† (Texas Solar Power Association), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Plymale, Dave† Superintendent (Goliad ISD), Goliad, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Schwab, Carlton† President/CEO (Texas Economic Development Council), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Wisdom, Christina† (Occidental Petroleum), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Womack, Daniel† Director State Government Affairs (Dow), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Yancy, Justin† President (Texas Business Leadership Council), Austin, TX

††††††††††††††††† ON:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Byer, Von† General Counsel (Texas Education Agency), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Jones, Christopher† Attorney (Texs education agency), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Lopez, Leonardo† Chief School Finance Officer (Texas Education Agency), Austin, TX

††††††††††† SB 1376

††††††††††††††††† FOR:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Anderson, David† General Counsel (Raise Your Hand Texas), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† West, Sandra† Dr.† (Self), Bulverde, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Williams, Ellen† (Texas Association of School Administrators and Texas Association of

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† School Boards), Austin, TX

††††††††††††††††† AGAINST:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† McMahan, Joe† State Director (Mission:Readiness), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Romo, Joel†† (also providing written testimony) (The Cooper Institute), Brenham, TX

††††††††††††††††† Registering, but not testifying:

††††††††††††††††† FOR:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Beneski, Amy† (Texas Association of School Administrators), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Dawn-Fisher, Lisa† Legislative consultant (Texas State Teachers Association), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Eaton, Holly† Director of Professional Development and Advocacy† (Self), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Haenisch, Barry† (Texas Association of Community Schools), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Holleman, Will† (Texas Association of School Boards), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† McCord, Mia† (Texas Conservative Coalition), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Nishimura, Christine† General Counsel (Texas Charter Schools Association), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Rau, Seth† Director of Legislative and Strategic Affairs (San Antonio ISD), San Antonio,

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Rome, Christy† Executive Director (Texas School Coalition), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Sass, Emily† Policy Analyst (Texas Public Policy Foundation), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Sobel, Lindsay† Executive Director, Teach Plus Texas† (Self; Teach Plus Texas), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Tillman, Calvin†† (Self), Valley View, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Wiggins, Mark† (Association of Texas Professional Educators), AUSTIN, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Zito, Al†† (Self), Southlake, TX

††††††††††††††††† AGAINST:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Francis, Will† (National Association of Social Workers - Texas Chapter), Austin, TX

††††††††††††††††† ON:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Alexander, Troy† Director for Legislative Affairs (Texas Public Health Coalition and Texas

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Medical Association), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Aquino Garza, Priscilla† (Educate Texas), Austin, TX


††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† WITNESS LIST

††††††††††† Education

††††††††††† April 4, 2019 9:00 AM

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Cook, Marilyn† Director, Division of Educator Certification (Texas Education Agency),

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Austin/Texas, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Hanson, Terri† TEA Director Business Management (Texas Education Agency), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Jones, Christopher† Attorney (Texs education agency), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Martinez, Monica† Associate Commissioner, Standards and Programs (Texas Education

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Agency), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Montano, Matt† Deputy commissioner (TEA), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Pearcy, Tammy† TEA (Texas Education Agency), Austin, TX

††††††††††† SB 1455

††††††††††††††††† FOR:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Bigenho, Chris† Director of Virtual Learning Academy LISD† (also providing written

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† testimony)† (Self; Lewisville ISD), Wylie, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Erdberg, Evan† Ceo (Proximity Learning), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Reynolds, Lizzette† VP of Policy† (Self; Foundation for Excellence in Education), Austin,

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Sass, Emily† Policy Analyst (Texas Public Policy Foundation), Austin, TX

††††††††††††††††† AGAINST:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Exter, Monty† Lobbyist (The Association of Texas Professional Educators), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Quinzi, Patty† Legislative Counsel, TX American Fed. Of Teachers (TX- American

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Federation of Teachers), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Quinzi, Patty† Legislative Counsel, TX American Fed. Of Teachers (TX-American

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Federation of Teachers), Austin, TX

††††††††††††††††† ON:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Anderson, David† (Arlington ISD Board of Trustees), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Anderson, David† General Counsel† (also providing written testimony) (Raise Your Hand

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Texas), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Anzalone, Peter†† (Self; National coalition for public school options), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Mackin, Shea† Board Member Nat. Coal. for Public School Options† (Self; National

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Coalition for Public School Options), Pflugerville, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Shopoff, Jessica†† (Self; K12), San Antonio, TX

††††††††††††††††† Registering, but not testifying:

††††††††††††††††† FOR:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Cullinane, Mary†† (Self; League of Women Voters of Texas), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† List, Amanda† (ResponsiveEd), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† McCord, Mia† (Texas Conservative Coalition), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Shelley, Dan† (Apple), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Ward, Kyle† Executive Director (Texas PTA), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Yancy, Justin† President (Texas Business Leadership Council), Austin, TX

††††††††††††††††† AGAINST:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Eaton, Holly† Director of Professional Development and Advocacy† (Self), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Grey, John† Associate; Moak, Casey & Associates (Texas School Alliance), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Lopez, Carisa† Political Director (Texas Freedom Network), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Luke, Charles† Dr.† (Self; Coalition for Public Schools), Weatherford, TX


††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† WITNESS LIST

††††††††††† Education

††††††††††† April 4, 2019 9:00 AM

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Terry, Mark† Deputy Executive Director (Texas Elementary Principals and Supervisors

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Association), Austin, TX

††††††††††††††††† ON:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Adams, Bryce† VP State Relations, Connections Education† (Self; Connections Education),

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Byer, Von† General Counsel (Texas Education Agency), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Holleman, Will† (Texas Association of School Boards), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Jones, Christopher† Attorney (Texs education agency), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Martinez, Monica† Associate Commissioner, Standards and Programs (Texas Education

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Agency), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Mauze, Heather† Director (Texas Education Agency), Austin, TX

††††††††††††††††† Providing written testimony:

††††††††††††††††† AGAINST:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Dawn-Fisher, Lisa† Legislative consultant (Texas State Teachers Association), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Wiggins, Mark† (Association of Texas Professional Educators), AUSTIN, TX

††††††††††† SB 2018

††††††††††††††††† FOR:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Hinojosa, Dr Michael† Superintendent, Dallas ISD (Dallas ISD and DCS Dissolution

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Committee), Dallas, TX

††††††††††††††††† Registering, but not testifying:

††††††††††††††††† FOR:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Lopez, Carlos† Partner, Thompson & Horton LLP (Dallas County School Dissolution

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Committee), Dallas, TX

††††††††††††††††† ON:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Byer, Von† General Counsel (Texas Education Agency), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Jones, Christopher† Attorney (Texs education agency), Austin, TX

††††††††††† SB 2180

††††††††††††††††† FOR:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Brandt, Joshua† (Code.org), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Curry, Tania† Director of Government Relations† (also providing written testimony) (Project

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Lead The Way), Indianapolis, IN

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Fletcher, Carol† Trustee pflugerville ISD† (Self; Pflugervillle ISD), Pflugerville, TX

††††††††††††††††† Registering, but not testifying:

††††††††††††††††† FOR:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Bergland, Jennifer† Director of Government Relations (Texas Computer Education

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Association), Georgetown, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Cullinane, Mary ††(Self; League of Women Voters of Texas), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Edmonson, David† Executive Director (TechNet), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Harris, Dana† VP, Federal/State Advocacy (Austin Chamber of Commerce), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Joiner, Caroline† (Amazon), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Love, Jarod† (The College Board), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Meroney, Mike† Consultant (Texas Association of Manufacturers), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Shelley, Dan† (Apple), Austin, TX


††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† WITNESS LIST

††††††††††† Education

††††††††††† April 4, 2019 9:00 AM

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Streck, Joe† (Dell Technologies), Austin, TX

††††††††††††††††† ON:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Hanson, Terri† TEA Director Business Management (Texas Education Agency), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Jones, Christopher† Attorney (Texs education agency), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Martinez, Monica† Associate Commissioner, Standards and Programs (Texas Education

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Agency), Austin, TX

††††††††††† SB 2244

††††††††††††††††† FOR:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Adams, Bryce† VP State Relations, Connections Education† (Self; Connections Education),

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Anzalone, Peter†† (Self; National coalition for public school options), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Bigenho, Chris† Director of Virtual Learning Academy LISD† (Self; Lewisville ISD), Wylie,

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Mackin, Shea† Board Member Nat. Coal. for Public School Options† (Self; National

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Coalition for Public School Options), Pflugerville, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Sass, Emily† Policy Analyst (Texas Public Policy Foundation), Austin, TX

††††††††††††††††† AGAINST:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Exter, Monty† Lobbyist (The Association of Texas Professional Educators), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Quinzi, Patty† Legislative Counsel, TX American Fed. Of Teachers (TX-American

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Federation of Teachers), Austin, TX

††††††††††††††††† Registering, but not testifying:

††††††††††††††††† FOR:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Allmon, Jennifer† Executive Director (The Texas Catholic Conference of Bishops), Austin,

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† McCord, Mia† (Texas Conservative Coalition), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Ward, Kyle† Executive Director (Texas PTA), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Zito, Al†† (Self), Southlake, TX

††††††††††††††††† AGAINST:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Dawn-Fisher, Lisa† Legislative consultant (Texas State Teachers Association), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Eaton, Holly† Director of Professional Development and Advocacy† (Self), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Grey, John† Associate; Moak, Casey & Associates (Texas School Alliance), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Holleman, Will† (Texas Association of School Boards), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Terry, Mark† Deputy Executive Director (Texas Elementary Principals and Supervisors

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Association), Austin, TX

††††††††††††††††† ON:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Jones, Christopher† Attorney (Texs education agency), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Martinez, Monica† Associate Commissioner, Standards and Programs (Texas Education

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Agency), Austin, TX

††††††††††††††††† Providing written testimony:

††††††††††††††††† AGAINST:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Wiggins, Mark† (Association of Texas Professional Educators), AUSTIN, TX


††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† WITNESS LIST

††††††††††† Education

††††††††††† April 4, 2019 9:00 AM

††††††††††† SB 2431

††††††††††††††††† FOR:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Bergland, Jennifer† Director of Government Relations (Texas Computer Education

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Association), Georgetown, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† McDonald, Brenda†† (Self; TCEA), Navasota, TX

††††††††††††††††† Registering, but not testifying:

††††††††††††††††† FOR:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Cullinane, Mary†† (Self; League of Women Voters of Texas), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Edmonson, David† Executive Director (TechNet), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Harris, Dana† VP, Federal/State Advocacy (Austin Chamber of Commerce), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Love, Jarod† (The College Board), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† McCord, Mia† (Texas Conservative Coalition), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Spreen, Lauren† (HP), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Streck, Joe† (Dell Technologies), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Ward, Kyle† Executive Director (Texas PTA), Austin, TX

††††††††††††††††† ON:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Jones, Christopher† Attorney (Texs education agency), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Martinez, Monica† Associate Commissioner, Standards and Programs (Texas Education

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Agency), Austin, TX

††††††††††† SB 2433

††††††††††††††††† FOR:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Brandt, Joshua† (Code.org), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Curry, Tania† Director of Government Relations (Project Lead The Way), Indianapolis, IN

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Fletcher, Carol† Pflugerville ISD Board of Trustees (Pflugerville ISD), Pflugerville, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Harris, Dana† VP, Federal/State Advocacy† (also providing written testimony) (Austin

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Chamber of Commerce), Austin, TX

††††††††††††††††† Registering, but not testifying:

††††††††††††††††† FOR:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Bergland, Jennifer† Director of Government Relations (Texas Computer Education

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Association), Georgetown, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Camacho, Priscilla† SVP, Public Policy (Dallas Regional Chamber), Dallas, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Cullinane, Mary†† (Self; League of Women Voters of Texas), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Dawn-Fisher, Lisa† Legislative consultant (Texas State Teachers Association), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Edmonson, David† Executive Director (TechNet), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Fisher, Jon† President (Associated Builders and Contractors of Texas), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Grey, John† Associate; Moak, Casey & Associates (Texas School Alliance), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Joiner, Caroline† (Amazon), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Love, Jarod† (The College Board), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† McCord, Mia† (Texas Conservative Coalition), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Meroney, Mike† Consultant (Texas Association of Manufacturers), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Rau, Seth† Director of Legislative and Strategic Affairs (San Antonio ISD), San Antonio,

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Streck, Joe† (Dell Technologies), Austin, TX


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††††††††††† Education

††††††††††† April 4, 2019 9:00 AM

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Ward, Kyle† Executive Director (Texas PTA), Austin, TX

††††††††††††††††† ON:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Jones, Christopher† Attorney (Texs education agency), Austin, TX

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Martinez, Monica† Associate Commissioner, Standards and Programs (Texas Education

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Agency), Austin, TX