Who We Are

  Who We Are  
Voting Members

  • Zee Broussard, Houston
    • A health care interpreter working with people who are deaf or hard of hearing
  • Jacque Burandt, San Antonio
    • Representative of a hospital
  • Gel Detrick, Temple
    • Representative of the insurance industry
  • Mary Esther Diaz, Austin
    • A health care interpreter working with people with limited English proficiency
  • Ryan Foley, Houston
    • Representative of a business that provides translators and interpreters to health care practitioners
  • Miguel A. Fuentes, Temple
    • Representative for health care consumers with limited English proficiency
  • Edgardo Garcia, Dallas
    • Representative of a professional translators and interpreters association
  • Gabriel A. Martin, Beaumont
    • Representative of an institution of higher education
  • Nancy Miller, Austin
    • Representative of a mental health services provider
  • Christopher Moreland, San Antonio
    • A health care practitioner 
  • ​Irma Rubio, Lubbock
    • A health care practitioner
  • Detra Stewart, Houston
    • Representative for health care consumers who are deaf or hard of hearing
  • Fabio Torres, Fort Worth
    • Representative of an organization that provides services to immigrants and refugees


Non-Voting Members

  • Laura Jourdan, Austin
    • Health and Human Services Commission
  • Barbara Wright, Austin
    • Department of Aging and Disability Services
  • Randi Turner, Austin
    • Department of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services
  • Michael Roberts, Austin
    • Department of Family and Protective Services
  • Patricia Hosey, Austin
    • Department of State Health Services