Assistant Executive Director and Chief Administrative Officer
Texas Department of Transportation
Dee Porter currently serves as an Assistant Executive Director and Chief Administrative Officer at the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) where she oversees Human Resources, General Services, Occupational Safety, Motor Carrier, Public Transportation and Travel Divisions.
has an extensive record of 33 years of award-winning service to both the community and workplace, with experience in the nonprofit, public and private sectors.
Prior to joining TxDOT in April of this year, Dee served as the Assistant Commissioner and Chief Operations Officer for the Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS).
In addition, her tenure in state government has included General Administrator and Director of Consumer Services for the Oklahoma Corporation Commission and Deputy Director of the Oklahoma Department of Rehabilitation Services.
In 2004, ASPA Oklahoma presented her
with the Distinguished Public Service Award and in 2006 she
was named to the Journal Recordâ€™s "50 Making a Difference in their Communityâ€.