Jesus "Chuy" Gonzalez serves as Chief of Staff. In this role, he is responsible for providing direction and guidance in strategic operations and planning, and assisting in the implementation of TxDOT policies, programs and operating strategies consistent with federal and state laws and regulations and directives issued by the Executive Director and the Texas Transportation Commission.
He has more than a decade of experience in state government, most recently as the transportation policy advisor to Governor Greg Abbott. Prior to working in the governor’s office, Gonzalez was a legislative liaison in TxDOT’s State Legislative Affairs section, working closely with members of the Texas Legislature on transportation issues.
Gonzalez holds a Bachelor of Arts in political science with a minor in communications from Texas A&M International University.
Contact Gonzalez by phone at (512) 305-9502 or by email.