Our Team

Laura Morrison, Executive Director

Laura Morrison leads the organization’s efforts in electric transportation education and access, with a focus on equitable EV adoption, infrastructure and fleet transitions. A former Lockheed engineer, she served two terms on the Austin City Council, which included oversight of the municipal electric utility, and holds degrees in mathematics and public health.

Amanda Alandzes, Director of Administration

Amanda Alandzes oversees member relations for TxETRA, handles administrative matters of the business, and is the editor of TxETRA’s monthly newsletter. Amanda holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration and was the festival coordinator of Earth Day Austin 2022, with a clear passion for sustainability and doing good for the environment.