Office of Policy and External Relations
The External Relations Division provides support to the Commissioner and the agency by monitoring and analyzing federal and state legislative and regulatory activities that affect Texas Agricultural producers and consumers as well as studying issues that affect rural Texas. The division maintains relations with federal, state, local and foreign governments on a wide range of agricultural and rural issues and works with these levels of government as well as private organizations to address common issues.
Ilissa Nolan
Government Relations
(512) 463-7516