Nancy Holman was appointed Executive Director of the Texas Alliance of Child and Family Services in 1998. Since then she has provided state leadership on child welfare issues and served on numerous committees and work groups addressing key issues regarding licensing, contracts, and payment systems. Most recently, she served on the Public/Private Partnership Committee appointed by the Commissioner of the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services, which was charged with redesigning the service delivery system for residential child care services in Texas.
Nancy has a long career in public policy work beginning in Boston, Massachusetts where she served as a senior research assistant to the Speaker of the House. She also served as Executive Director for Texans Care for Children, a statewide child advocacy organization, and worked as an independent lobbyist representing public school finance and juvenile justice reforms. Nancy has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Bucknell University in Pennsylvania and has been a resident of Austin since 1980.
Sarah Combs Boruff
Policy Analyst / Program Coordinator
Sarah Combs Boruff joined the Alliance as policy analyst and program coordinator in 2007. She participates in various state policy and regulatory meetings, tracks and analyzes legislative and regulatory issues, researches and writes on issues that affect members, including the Weekly Update and website content, and serves as a resource to Alliance member agencies. Sarah also manages the planning and development of the annual Texas Child Care Administrators Conference.
Before joining the Alliance, Sarah was the Director of Communications for the Texas Taxpayers and Research Association, a tax policy think tank in Austin, and worked for many years as an editor for an Austin-based educational publishing company. She holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana.
Monica Loera Sanchez
Alliance Phone: 512/892-2683
Address: 409 West 13th Street, Austin, Texas 78701-1824
The Alliance offices are located at the corner of West 13th and Guadalupe Streets, just west of the Capitol in the Penthouse Condominium Building. There is an entrance on the right lower side of the building as you stand on West 13th facing the building with our sign on the door. Office hours are from 8:00 to 5:00 Monday through Friday.