From the West Side of San Antonio to the West Wing of the State Capitol
Show Date: May 9th, 2015
“From the West Side of San Antonio to the West Wing of the State Capitol”
Hope Andrade – Commissioner Representing Employers for the Texas Workforce Commission
Hope Andrade is the Commissioner Representing Employers for the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC), serving as the advocate for nearly 485,000 Texas employers.
Prior to her appointment to TWC, Andrade served as Texas’ 107th Secretary of State from 2008 to 2012. She was Texas’ first Latina Texas Secretary of State and the fourth longest-serving Secretary in state history. Prior to that, Andrade served as a Commissioner on the Texas Transportation Commission from 2003 to 2008.
Andrade has been an entrepreneur, business owner and leader in the San Antonio business community for more than three decades. She resides in San Antonio with her husband of more than 45 years.