Government Affairs


Arturo BallesterosArturo Ballesteros
Director of Government Affairs

Arturo joined NTTA in 2016 as the director of legislative affairs and was named director of government affairs in 2017.  He oversees NTTA’s connections with appointed and elected officials across North Texas. He analyzes and tracks political trends and public policy affecting NTTA’s ability to serve as a valuable partner in North Texas transportation projects.

In his career spanning nearly two decades in policy and public affairs, he has worked for two Texas Comptrollers of Public Accounts, three Texas legislators, and several public affairs firms.

Arturo earned a Bachelor of Arts in political science from Austin College. He is a native West Texan and is fluent in Spanish.