Family: Husband: Marco Sanchez.
Birth date: 11/16/1966
Birthplace: Houston, TX
Home City: Houston, TX
Degree, Gallup Leadership Institute, 1997
BA, Architecture, University of Houston, 1995
University of Houston College of Architecture's Saintes Program in Saintes, France, 1990.
Partner, Farrar Architects, 1991-present
Designer and AutoCAD Operator, Audinet Architects (Saintes, France), 1991-1992
Project Representative/Intern, Hermes Reed Architects
Architect-Intern at Farrar Architects.
Representative, Texas State House of Representatives, 1994-present
Chief of Staff, Office of City Council Member Ben Reyes, 1991-1993.
Member, American Council of Young Political Leaders, present
Member, Avenue Community Development Corporation, present
Board Member, Center for Policy Alternatives, present
Board Member, Cultural Arts Council of Houston/Harris County, present
Board Member, Galveston Bay Foundation, present
Member, Harris County Democrats, present
Member, Harris County Tejano Democrats, present
Member, Hispanic Women in Leadership, present
Member, Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo, present
Founder, Latinas on the Rise, present
Member, League of United Latin American Citizens Council #60, present
Member, League of Women Voters, present
Member, Lindale Park Civic Club, present
Member, National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials, present
Member, National Latina Institute for Reproductive Health, present
Former State Director, National Order of Women Legislators, present
Member, Old Sixth Ward Community Development Corporation, present
Member, Proctor Plaza Neighborhood Association, present
Board Member, Rice Design Alliance, present
Member, River Oaks Area Democratic Women, present
Board Member, Texans Against Gun Violence, present
Member, University of Houston Alumni Association, present
Member, Women in Government, present
State Director, Women Legislative Lobby, present
Member, Leadership Texas.
Member, Harris County Women's Political Caucus
Member/Secretary, Mexican American Legislative Caucus
Governing Member, National Women's Political Caucus
Vice-Chair, Women's Health Caucus.
Juvenile Justice and Family Issues, Member
State Affairs, Member