Budget and Policy Advisor, Office of the Governor; Ex-officio Member
Elizabeth Farley is an Advisor in the Budget and Policy Division of Governor Abbott’s Office. Her portfolio includes the Department of Family Protective Services and the Department of State Health Services. Elizabeth was also appointed by the Governor to serve as a Permanent Member on the Texas State Child Fatality Review Team in 2019. Prior to working in the Governor’s office, Elizabeth was a Senior Policy Advisor in Representative Four Price’s office.
Elizabeth has a bachelor’s degree in Public Policy from Duke University where she was also a sprinter on the Division I Track and Field Team. Elizabeth is from Coppell, Texas, and she and her husband, Henry now live in Austin, Texas.