Anthony Gutierrez is the Executive Director of Common Cause Texas. Prior to joining Common Cause, Anthony was the founder and president of a firm that provided political consulting, video production and public relations services to political and nonprofit clients across Texas since 2011. Anthony has also served as the Deputy Executive Director of the Texas Democratic Party where he oversaw all legislative affairs and played a large role in voting rights and redistricting litigation. He also has an organizing and advocacy background having served as the field director for the nonpartisan Latino advocacy organization Southwest Voter Registration Education Project. Anthony is an El Paso native who received his bachelor's degree in Political Science from the University of Texas - San Antonio. He and his wife Sarah live in South Austin.