Call for Candidates for the TXSES Board of Directors

The affairs of TXSES are governed by a Board of Directors chosen from its membership. If you are a current member of TXSES or become a member prior to the election, you are eligible to run for the Board and help guide organizational policy to advance our mission:

Equitable access to solar energy for every Texan.

For more than four decades, TXSES has been the pre-eminent statewide organization that develops free thought-leading, independent, fact-based educational materials that inspire innovation, share best practices and educate decision-makers on the critical importance of sound, favorable solar policies that will grow the industry; protect clean air; build healthy, resilient communities; support local, well-paying jobs; and lay the foundation for building a strong solar foundation for a 100% clean energy future for Texas, one community at a time.

New board members will serve two-year terms beginning January 2022. Four at-large board seats are up for election on the December 2021 ballot. More election information and instructions to submit your application can be found here.

To confirm TXSES membership status, contact Pete Parsons,

The submission deadline for candidates is November 30, 2021. The election will occur during the month of December. Email questions to

On a personal note, I have found serving on the Board to be an enjoyable and rewarding experience. If you have a passion for renewable energy and want to make a difference in these challenging times, please consider running.

Amy Olsen | Vice-Chair TXSES Board of Directors