Hope Osborn comes to Texas 2036 Austin Office from the Texas Senate, where she served as the Communications Director and Policy Analyst for Senator Kel Seliger. She has worked in both chambers in the Capitol for both parties and as Government Relations for the Texas Retired Teachers Association. During her time as a legislative staffer, Hope handled State Affairs, Veteran Affairs and Border Security, Criminal Justice, and Public Education committees and is well versed in brand and crisis management. Hope is part of the Leadership Austin Emerge Class of 2021, a member of the Leadership Team at the Girls Advocacy League, a Woman of Courage through the Children Advocacy Centers of Texas, a Court Appointed Special Advocate in Travis County, and a founding board member of the Pink Granite Foundation. She also fosters dogs through Austin Pets Alive and the Heart of Texas Lab Rescue and regularly volunteers at Austin City Limits. Hope graduated with honors from the University of Texas at Austin and is an avid chess player, Jeopardy enthusiast, and concert aficionado.