Governmental Relations | Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
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View of the inside of the dome of the Texas State Capital

Mission

  • Represents TTUHSC with elected officials, Federal agencies and legislative stakeholders in the pursuit of the funding and advancement of the institute's legislative initiatives
  • Works with TTUHSC leadership in the development of state/federal funding initiatives
  • Aligns state/federal initiatives with corporate/foundation-based funding opportunities
  • Collaborates and augments TTUHSC initiatives with the Texas Tech University System

Support Role

  • Leads and coordinates all matters relating to external communications with state and federal governmental entities
  • Monitors state and federal legislation and garners support necessary to the operations and advancement of TTUHSC

Contact Us

 

Smiley Garcia
SMILEY GARCIA

SENIOR DIRECTOR GOVERNMENTAL RELATIONS
806.743.2095