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Stay up-to-date on operations adjustments and temporary closure of TPWD offices, state parks, recreation facilities and water access points due to COVID-19. Please follow guidance from local authorities, Governor Greg Abbott and the Texas Department of State Health Services.

Executive Office

Executive Office

Represent the agency with the public and ensure compliance with all commission policies and state and federal laws and regulations.

  • Coordinate activities related to the Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission, Texas Legislature, and the Texas Parks and Wildlife Foundation.
  • Supervise senior agency management and serve as the senior decision authority.
  • Govern the agency's programs, facilities, finances and services.
  • Develop the agency's strategies and policies.
  • Receive and coordinate all incoming correspondence and most public contact.

Career Opportunities

  • Leadership
    Executive Director, Deputy Executive Directors, Division Directors, Diversity & Inclusion Officer
  • Internal Oversight and Compliance
    Internal Affairs, auditor, archivist
  • Public Affairs Specialists
    Government relations specialist, international affairs
  • Executive Administration

Why We Love it Here

  • Have global knowledge of all the divisions' activities
  • Coordinate the agency's strategic planning and projects
  • Playing a direct role with political, stakeholder and government leaders
  • Serve all citizens of Texas
  • Shape and steer conservation efforts that affect the state and country