Staff & Advisory Council

Staff Members

Ashley Gossen
Director of Team Texas
Ashley has been the Director of Team Texas at Texas Economic Development Council since June 2018. Prior to her role at TEDC, Ashley was the Vice President of Marketing & Communications at Greater San Marcos Partnership and Media Director at Austin Chamber of Commerce. Ashley has a B.A. in English from The University of Texas at Austin.
Crystal Chism Fulbright
Director of Operations
Crystal joined the Texas Economic Development Council as the Executive Assistant in July 2007. Prior to joining the team at the TEDC, Crystal worked as a personal assistant. Her career includes 13 years of administrative support including three years as a Research Assistant for International Data Search and two years as a Loan Officer Assistant for Chase Home Finance. Crystal is a native of Austin, Texas.
Abi Glasser
Administrative Assistant
Abi joined the TEDC & Team Texas staff in June 2019. She holds a Bachelor’s in Cultural Anthropology from Hamilton College in Clinton, NY and is currently working on her Graphic Design Certificate from Austin Community College. Previously, Abi has worked as a receptionist at a vet clinic, a fudge maker at an ice cream shop, and as an office assistant for her college’s Communications and Development Office. Abi spent the first 18 years of her life growing up in suburban Wheaton, IL. She then spent 4 years in upstate New York while in college. She moved to Austin in 2016 and is enjoying the warmer weather that Texas has to offer.

2018 Advisory Council

Adrian Cannady
Temple EDC
Chairman
Ray Dunlap
Fairview EDC
Vice-Chairman
Gerri Lawing
Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative
Second Vice-Chairwoman
Brian Malone
Pearland EDC
Immediate-Past Chairman
E. Ray Covey
AEP Texas
Board Member
Janis Crawley
Bowie Texas EDC
Board Member
Roger Feagley
Sulphur Springs-Hopkins County EDC
Board Member
Adam Gawarecki
Denton Chamber of Commerce
Board Member
Kyle Kinateder
Schertz EDC
Board Member
Carolyn Rowley
Lubbock EDA
Board Member
Danielle Scheiner
Greater Conroe Economic Development Council
Board Member