Director, Public Policy and Government Affairs
Mandi Sheridan Kimball has been advocating for Houston children since 2004. In January 2006 she became CHILDREN AT RISK’s Public Policy Analyst and now serves as the Director of Public Policy and Government Affairs. She received her Masters in Social Work from the University of Houston and received her Bachelors degree in Social Work from St. Edwards in Austin. Health and human services are a priority on Mandi’s advocacy agenda. Her experience and knowledge of the Texas Legislature has assisted her efforts in achieving quality care and services to Houston’s most vulnerable youth.
What did you want to be when you grew up?
I wanted to be a paramedic.
What was your favorite book as a child?
I loved anything Nancy Drew!
What is your dream for Texas children?
Every Texas child is safe, healthy, hunger free and attends a good school that allowed them to see a bright future for themselve