Office of Government Affairs



Mayor Eric Johnson
Legislative Ad Hoc Committee Chair
(214) 670-3301

Clifford Sparks
State Legislative Director
City Attorney's Office
(469) 354-6429

C.C. Gonzalez-Kurz
Government Affairs Manager
(214) 422-2547

Nicholas Totin
Sr. Legislative Coordinator
(214) 670-3522

Christopher Nolfi
Government Affairs Coordinator
(469) 934-5202


Office of Government Affairs

​Government and Legislative Affairs​

Serve as primary point of contact between the City and other governmental entities and agencies

Maintain communication network of policy makers and organizations to influence legislative initiatives

Provide research to Mayor\Council\City Manager's Office on legislative matters pertinent to the City

Coordinate with Austin and Washington lobbyists to initiate and monitor legislative projects and programs

Solicit and plan special events such as dignitary visits, conferences and press events

City of Dallas Legislative Programs:

City of Dallas Legislative Program for the 87th State Legislative Session

State Lobby Contracts:
Kwame Walker
Lorena Campos
Randy Cain

Adopted Federal Legislative Program for the 117th United States Congress

Federal Lobby Contracts:
Capital Edge Strategies
Paul Schlesinger
Hector Alcade

 Links to External Organizations:

                       Texas Municipal League
                       National League of Cities
                       United States Conference of Mayors
                       Texas Legislature Online
                       United States Congress
                       North Central Texas Council of Governments