Subcommittees

Updated Weekly! Board Committee Meetings & Activities

Board Operations Committee

The Board Operations Committee meets the third Wednesday of the month at noon.

  • Geronimo Rodriguez (President)
  • Yasmin Wagner (Vice President)
  • Julie Cowan (Secretary)

Policy Committee 

The charge of the committee is to review matters related to district policies. 

  • Edmund T. Gordon (Chair)
  • Amber Elenz (Vice Chair)
  • Jayme Mathias
  • Ann Teich

Board Intergovernmental Relations Committee 

The charge of the committee is to review and engage in matters related to district partnerships with other local, state, & federal governmental entities, and take an active role in representing the district during legislative sessions. 

  • Julie Cowan (Chair)
  • Ann Teich 

Board Audit Committee 

The charge of the committee is to assist the Board of Trustees in fulfilling its oversight responsibilities for the financial reporting process, particularly in the areas of the external and internal audit process, the system of internal controls, and the District’s process for monitoring compliance with laws and regulations and the code of conduct. 

  • Amber Elenz (Chair)
  • Ann Teich (Vice Chair)
  • Yasmin Wagner

City of Austin, Travis County and Austin ISD Joint Subcommittee

The charge of the City of Austin, Travis County and Austin ISD Joint Subcommittee is to generate policy recommendations that support schools and retain families in Austin.

The Joint Subcommittee meet quarterly, locations alternate among facilities of participating organizations.

  • Geronimo Rodriguez (Co-Chairman, there is no Vice Chair because only President of Board or designee is authorized to serve as Chair)
  • Cindy Anderson
  • Ann Teich

Regional Affordability Committee

The charge of the Regional Affordability Committee is to provide an expanded opportunity for transparency, public input, and collaboration between taxing jurisdictions and local leaders to improve how we serve to the community.

  • Former Trustee Paul Saldaña (Vice Chair)
  • Ann Teich

City of Austin Planning Commission

The charge of the City of Austin Planning Commission is to make and amend a master plan, recommend approval or disapproval of proposed zoning changes and control land subdivision within neighborhood planning areas and submit, annually, a list of recommended capital improvements. 

  • Ann Teich