Advocacy and Silver Haired Election Steering Committee
The Texas Silver-Haired Legislature (TSHL) is supported by the Area Agency on Aging of the Coastal Bend through a steering committee that coordinates the TSHL election process. Created in 1985, the TSHL is a representative, non-partisan body of 116 older persons elected from across the state who meet biennially in Austin to address issues and draft proposed legislation of concern of older Texans.
- Callaway, Keith, TSHL Representative
- Erwin, Billie, TSHL Representative
- Gutierrez Elia, Committee Chair
- Soliz, Oscar, TSHL Representative
- Telge, Judy, TSHL Representative
- West, W.G., TSHL Representative