Ursula M. Parks

Ursula Parks is the Director of the Texas Legislative Budget Board (LBB). Ms. Parks has been on the staff of the LBB since 1993.During her tenure at the LBB, Ms. Parks has worked in various capacities including a budget analyst, a budget team manager, an assistant director, and the agency's deputy director.�Ms. Parks has been directly involved in the development of budget and policy recommendations for numerous state agencies and institutions within all state government functions; for much of her tenure she was involved specifically in the area of public education finance. �She is an expert not only in big-picture state fiscal policy but also in the details of developing state appropriations.Ms. Parks is a life-long Austinite, and holds a bachelor's degree from American University.