Speaker Profile

Phillip Martin

Political Director
Progress Texas

Phillip Martin has worked in Texas politics for ten years. Most recently, he served as Policy Director for the Texas Legislative Study Group. Phillip led a team of ten policy analysts in evaluating every bill that came to the floor of the Texas House and completing projects such as Texas on the Brink. Over the last six years, Phillip has also been a writer and contributor for the popular Texas political blog, Burnt Orange Report. Phillip attended the University of Texas at Austin and got his Master's in Public Policy from the Harvard Kennedy School.

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