Holiday Notice: The Office of the Texas Secretary of State will be closed Monday, September 7 in observance of Labor Day. The office will resume normal operating hours of 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 8. Electronic filing and business document searches are available through SOSDirect 24/7.
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About the Office

Contact the Executive Office

The Honorable Carlos H. Cascos
Secretary of State

Coby Shorter, III
Deputy Secretary of State

Linda Payne
Executive Assistant & Scheduling

Avdiel Huerta
Assistant Secretary of State for Mexican and Border Affairs

Lindsey Wolf
General Counsel

Alicia Pierce
Director of Communications

Cammy Jones
Director of International Protocol

Mari Bergman
Deputy Director of International Protocol and Communications

Please visit our key contacts page for helpful contact numbers.

Main Mailing Address
SOS Direction Map
Texas Secretary of State
P.O. Box 12887
Austin, Texas 78711-2887

Physical Address Contact Information

Executive Division's Physical Address Elections Division's Physical Address Information Technology, Business & Public Filings, Administration Division's Physical Address
1100 Congress
Capitol Bldg., Room 1E.8
Austin, Texas 78701
James E. Rudder Bldg.
1019 Brazos St.
Austin, Texas 78701
James E. Rudder Bldg.
1019 Brazos St.
Austin, Texas 78701

Hours of Operation

8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Central Time, Monday through Friday