TCDD Hires Grants Management, Public Policy Directors


The Texas Council for Developmental Disabilities recently hired Sonya Hosey as Grants Management Director and Jessica Ramos as Public Policy Director.

Hosey was a TCDD Grants Management Specialist for more than 10 years; her most recent role was as Senior Grants Specialist and acting Grants Management Director. Prior to her involvement with TCDD, she worked for Austin Travis County MHMR (now Austin Travis County Integral Care/ATCIC) for 13 years as a Service Coordinator, Intake Supervisor and Service Coordination Supervisor. She is also Chair for the ATCIC Central Texas African American Family Support Conference. Hosey started her new position with TCDD on Dec. 1, 2011.

Ramos joined TCDD as Public Policy Director on Jan. 2, 2012. Her previous roles include more than three years working in Texas State Senator Judith Zaffirini’s office where she managed health and human services issues. Most recently, Ramos was associate director at the Private Providers Association of Texas, where she was actively involved in various intellectual and developmental disability workgroups.