Legislative Consultant - Texas District & County Attorneys Association
Amy Befeld comes to TAC after serving as the deputy director of three legislative committees: the Senate Select Committee on Redistricting, the Senate Select Committee on Mass Violence Prevention & Community Safety, and the Senate Committee on State Affairs. Previously, Befeld served as an Assistant Attorney General, litigating for the Texas Attorney General's Law Enforcement Defense Division. Her skills in legal research, writing, and statutory interpretation, paired with her in-depth knowledge of the legislative process, make her a highly effective advocate for local government interests. Befeld received her Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Southwestern University and her Juris Doctor from the University of Texas School of Law.