Theresa Parsons has been the executive director of the Texas Council of Administrators of Special Education since 1997. Her members are the leaders in school districts who oversee special education programs. Parsons came to TCASE from LRP Publications, where she worked as a Washington Correspondent on Education and Disability Law. In that role, she covered the White House, the U.S. Department of Education, the U.S. Department of Labor, the House and Senate, the Supreme Court and national associations on issues relating to education and disability policy. She is a Certified Association Executive and a Certified Meeting Professional.