Center for Public Policy Dispute Resolution

Building Collaboration

2004 Public Policy Fellows

Todd Staples, Kevin, Ward, Marilyn Aboussie and Burt Solomons during the Fellows training
Todd Staples, Kevin, Ward, Marilyn Aboussie and Burt Solomons during the Fellows training

Justice Marilyn Aboussie, Chief Justice, Retired, 3rd District Court of Appeals, San Angelo

Jesse Ancira, Jr., Chief of Staff, Speaker's Office, Texas House of Representatives, Austin

Joseph Beal, Former General Manager, Lower Colorado River Authority, Austin

Charles Bell, MD, Deputy Executive Commissioner for Health Services, Texas Health and Human Services Commission, Austin

Scott Boruff, Former Deputy Executive Director, Operations, Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, Austin

Tonya Moten Brown, Former Vice Chancellor for Administration, University of Texas System, Austin

Lois G. Finkelman, Former City Council Member, City of Dallas

Nancy Fisher, Governmental Affairs Advisor, Hill Country Strategies; Former Chief of Staff, Speaker's Office, Texas House of Representatives, Austin

Leticia E. Flores, Former General Counsel, State Auditor's Office, Austin

Robert A. Floyd, Legislative Consultant, Hance Scarborough, LLP, Austin

Alicia G. Key, Director of Child Support Division, Office of the Attorney General; Former Administrative Director, Office of Court Administration, Austin

Cyndi Taylor Krier, Former Regent, University of Texas System; San Antonio

James Marston, Director, Texas Office of Environmental Defense, Austin

Ronnie McDonald, Executive Director for Community Relations, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service; Former County Judge, Bastrop County

Justice Harriet O'Neill, Former Justice, Supreme Court of Texas, Austin

Robert R. Puente, President/CEO, San Antonio Water System; Former Representative, Texas House of Representatives, San Antonio

Julia Rathgeber, Director of Policy, Office of the Lt. Governor, Austin

W. Dean Robbins, Jr., P.E., Assistant General Manager, Texas Water Conservation Association

Patricia Shipton, Strategic Legislative Advisor, Speaker's Office, Texas House of Representatives, Austin

Burt Solomons, Former Representative, Texas House of Representatives, Carrollton

Todd Staples, President, Texas Oil and Gas Association; Former Commissioner, Texas Department of Agriculture, Austin

Kimberly Stokes, Former Senior Associate Commissioner, Life, Health & Licensing Program, Texas Department of Insurance, Austin

J. Kevin Ward, General Manager, Trinity River Authority of Texas

Kathleen Hartnett White, Former Commissioner, Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, Austin