Texas Legislative Conference 2022

Texan of the Year Reception

Date: Thursday, March 24, 2022
Time: 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Location: New Braunfels Civic/Convention Center - 375 S. Castell Ave. New Braunfels, TX 78130
Details: Please join us as we celebrate our 2022 Texan of the Year, U.S Congressman Kevin Brady. The evening will include networking, open bar, hors d'oeuvres, photo opportunities and the presentation of the Texan of the Year Award to Brady. 

56th Annual Texas Legislative Conference

Date: Friday, March 25, 2022
Time: 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Location: New Braunfels Civic/Convention Center - 375 S. Castell Ave. New Braunfels, TX 78130
Details: The half-day conference provides can’t miss opportunities to hear insight from leading elected officials, decision makers, and subject matter experts. The panel topics are timely, relevant and will focus on important issues that are affecting our great state. The panels will be led by experienced moderators who will guide the discussion to insure valuable information is provided.The conference culminates with a luncheon and keynote address by a prominent leader whose work is directly affecting Texas.

Conference Schedule

7:45 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Registration & Breakfast
8:30 a.m. - Opening Session 
8:45 a.m. - Opening Address
9:15 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Panel #1 (Economy)
10:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Panel #2 (Politics)
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Luncheon & Keynote Address

Opening Address

  • Henry Cisenros

    Dr. Henry Cisneros

    Keynote Speaker
    • American Politician & Businessman
    Bio

Economy Panel

  • Diane Rath

    Diane Rath

    Moderator
    • Executive Director, Alamo Area Council of Governments
    Bio
  • Rey Chavez

    Rey Chavez

    Panelist
    • President & CEO, San Antonio Manufacturers Association
    Bio
  • Adriana Cruz

    Adriana Cruz

    Panelist
    • Executive Director of Economic Development & Tourism, Office of the Governor
    Bio
  • Aaron Demerson

    Aaron Demerson

    Panelist
    • Commissioner Representing Employers, Texas Workforce Commission
    Bio

Politics Panel

  • Ross Ramsey

    Ross Ramsey

    Moderator
    • Executive Editor & Co-Founder, Texas Tribune
    Bio
  • Kel Seliger

    State Senator Kel Seliger

    Panelist
    • District 31
    Bio
  • Ina Minjarez

    State Representative Ina Minjarez

    Panelist
    • Texas House District 124
    Bio
  • John Turner

    State Representative John Turner

    Panelist
    • House District 144
    Bio
  • James White

    State Representative James White

    Panelist
    • District 19
    Bio

Luncheon Keynote Address

  • Tom Luce

    Tom Luce

    Keynote Speaker
    • Founder & Chairman, Texas 2036
    Bio