Director of Legislative Affairs
As the director of legislative affairs, Pete Havel works to deliver a cohesive and coordinated response to state and federal issues impacting the NTTA, and he is responsible for managing relationships with state and federal elected officials on all legislative matters.
Havel joined the NTTA in December 2012 and brings a wealth of legislative and political experience to the Authority. Most recently, he served as senior vice president of The Wolf Group, a North Texas-based strategic communications firm, where he counseled corporate clients on crisis communications and government affairs issues. His background also includes positions as the regional director of congressional and public affairs for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the regional director of political affairs for the National Federation of Independent Business, and the manager of legislative and political affairs for Associated Builders and Contractors.
Havel graduated from Baylor University in 1992 with a bachelor’s degree in business administration.