Grace Chimene President League of Women Voters of Texas
Grace is a retired pediatric nurse practitioner. She joined the League of Women Voters in 2012 and has served on the LWVTX Board since 2014. She specializes in the use of technology to support the League mission of empowering voters and defending democracy. She currently serves as President of LWVTX, and also served as LWVTX Advocacy Chair.
Joshua Houston Advocacy Director Texas Impact & Texas Interfaith Center
Josh is an attorney and registered lobbyist responsible for legislative strategy; legal and policy research; direct lobbying; media relations; and grassroots strategy. Before coming to Texas Impact in 2010, Josh has worked on staff in the Texas House of Representatives, and holds a Doctor of Jurisprudence from the University of Texas School of Law, a Master of Theological Studies from the Candler School of Theology at Emory University, and a Bachelor of Arts in History from Texas A&M University. He enjoys stand up paddle boarding and exploring Austin’s greenbelts.