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N. Alex Winslow


About this Writer

As Texas Watch’s Executive Director, N. Alex Winslow oversees all legislative, political, administrative, and research operations for the organization. Alex directs issue strategy and leads program development.

As Texas Watch’s primary media spokesperson, Alex has been quoted in every major newspaper in Texas, as well as national publications including the New York Times and the San Francisco Chronicle. Texas Watch research has also appeared in influential magazines including BusinessWeek and Texas Monthly. Alex has also made numerous television appearances as an expert on insurance and civil justice matters and is a frequent guest on talk radio.

Alex has been named one of Texas’s Top 10 “Lobbyists for Causes” by the influential political newsletter Capitol Inside, and he currently serves as a consumer liaison to the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC).

Alex served as Texas Watch Program Director before being named Executive Director, and has a strong working knowledge of the important issues effecting Texas families. Prior to coming to Texas Watch in 2004, Alex served five years as the Chief of Staff for State Representative Barry B. Telford. He has also worked on numerous political campaigns, as well as for several members of the Texas House. Alex’s broad experience in the legislative and political arenas has given him a unique knowledge and understanding of public policy-making.

Alex holds a B. A. in Government from The University of Texas at Austin. He lives in Austin with his wife Caty, a special education teacher in the Austin I.S.D., and their daughter.


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