Our Board

Drew Higgins


Texas Electric Transportation Resources Alliance (TxETRA) is at the forefront of the electric mobility revolution in Texas, and together, we are shaping the future of transportation in our great state. As we embark on this electrifying journey, our three key pillars—advocating for border-to-border charging, empowering policymakers with the knowledge to accelerate EV adoption, and crafting policies to expedite the transition to EVs—will guide us in achieving our goals. With your support and collaboration, Texas EV Alliance will continue to be the driving force behind electrifying Texas.

Janis Bookout

Vice Chair – Earthday Austin

Cary Ferchill

Secretary – Austin Electric Utility Commission

Charles Zeller

Treasurer – Climate Science Legal Defense Fund

Joseph Barletta

SmartCharge America

Steve Blackburn

Attorney, Private Practice

Kevin Douglass

Houston Electric Auto Assn

Cameron Freberg

Austin Energy

Bill Bojorquez

Bojorquez Energy Consulting LLC

Tom ``Smitty`` Smith

Previous Executive Director

Andrew Lund


Phillip Martin

Environmental Defense Fund

Valerie VonSchramm

CPS Energy

Lindsey Perkins

Plug In America

Adrian Shelley

Public Citizen

Lindsey Stegall


Paz Rheistein

Endurance Motors