The members of the Vistra Government Affairs team are here to assist you on matters relating to our company and our industry. All our team members have years of experience in the industry as well as the Legislative and Regulatory processes in Texas. If there’s a way we can help you please do not hesitate to reach out to us using the contact information below.

Sano Blocker

Sr. Vice-President Government Affairs
PH: 214.629.7642 Twitter: @Sano_B

Chief lobbyist for Vistra, strong competitive spirit, cowgirl from Cowtown, mom to globetrotting college student, avid snow skier,  enjoys presidential biographies, and dog’s best friend.

Jeff Ferry

Sr. Director Government Affairs
PH: 217.519.4762 Twitter: @energy654321

VST’s political face in Illinois; IL State Redbird, Chicago White Sox & Bears fan; hates to lose; love politics, history, and travel the world, especially if there’s scuba; good friends, conversation, food and drink are the best; Poli. Sci. major, student government leader at IL State; MPA: UIL – Springfield; JD: John Marshall Law; in Illinois, politics is best learned in the arena, not a classroom.

Rebekah Hamilton Kay

Director, Federal and Political Affairs
PH: 214.812.2031 Twitter: @VistraCorpPAC

Vistra corporate federal lobbyist and PAC director, native Plano-ite, community volunteer, married a guy from Louisiana, active mom of two energetic young kids, urban chicken rancher, still pretends to be a foodie, avid book reader, entertainer and traveler.

Mance Zachary

Sr. Director, Government Affairs
PH: 972.849.6997 Twitter: @ManceZachary

Vistra Corporate Lobbyist, proud Prairie View A&M University graduate, keeper of legendary international travel tales (ask my teammates), lifelong fan of DFW area sports teams especially the Cowboys, former Hoop-It-Up champion, always marveled at the talent of outstanding speakers, love beaches but don’t cope well in artic conditions (ask my teammates), and miss the entertainment genius of Michael, Whitney, and Luther!

Colin Fitzsimmons

Director, Government Affairs

PH: 717.817.1453 Twitter: @colinfitz1980

Vistra’s Corporate Lobbyist covering the Mid-Atlantic, father to a make-up wearing pre-teen, hack golfer & hunter, advocate for hydrating after training runs, 80’s movie junkie, 90’s hip-hop enthusiast and warm weather traveler.

Brent Chaney

Sr. Director, Government Affairs
PH: 214.812.4534 Twitter: @BrentChaney

Vistra Corporate Lobbyist, Former UT Austin Student Body President, United Way of Metropolitan Dallas Advocacy Committee, consistent fantasy football failure and avid traveler.

Priscilla Barbour Randle

Director, Federal & State Advocacy
PH: 972.800.6370 Twitter: @Priscilla_B30

Vistra Director, Federal & State Affairs, proud Dallas native, former Prairie View A&M Student Body President, Texas A&M Bush School grad, former Capitol Hill staffer, devoted Marvel Comics fan, Lead Instructor for the Girls in Politics Initiative, pretend foodie, Texas Bluebonnets and Bluebell Ice Cream enthusiast.

Eric Padilla

Director, Public Policy
PH: 214.812.2885 Twitter: @ericapadilla73

Vistra public policy director; St. Mark’s & DePauw grad, renaissance man, calligrapher, frustrated physicist, aspiring archer, closet thespian, Mensa member, book addict, dog show photographer (the pup-arazzi), father to two amazing and beautiful daughters & husband to a wonderful and beautiful wife.

Debbie Phillips

Administrative Assistant, Government Affairs
PH: 214.812.4925

Vistra support for Government Affairs; adoring grandma, iPad word player and jigsaw enthusiast; die-hard Beatles fan who loves to do crafts.

Ashley Juergens

Director, Government Affairs
PH: 979.324.4293 Twitter: @ash_juergens

Former Texas legislative staffer, Texas State Alum, Momma & Wife, loves: family, friends, a good cheese board, Texas BBQ & politics.

Wilson Adams

Government Affairs Specialist
PH: 214-681-8511 Twitter: @Wilson_Adams_

Dallas native, University of Missouri graduate, former Texas Legislature Policy Analyst, travel addict, Dallas sports fan, and BBQ enthusiast.

Emily Stipe

Sr. Manager, Federal and State
PH: 202-336-2950 Twitter: @emily_schmidlin  Linked In: emily-stipe-b62508a4

Vistra Sr. Manager, Federal and State Advocacy; Pittsburgh native and proud of it, Hail to Pitt and Hoya Saxa, Women’s Energy Network DC Chapter member, devoted to my Harry Potter and LoTR fandoms, welcoming new book recommendations, Christmas cookie baker-in-chief, forever trying to improve my sign language, Swiftie.