The TXMPA serves the film, TV, commercial, video game, interactive, and digital media production industries. 


We are the industry advocate before legislative bodies, representing a robust community of professionals seeking economic and creative incentives for media work in Texas.  Through its programs and activities, TXMPA works on behalf of its members to educate legislators and the general public on all forms of media production and the tremendous economic impact that it generates within the state. 

Founded in 2006, TXMPA is a not-for-profit 501(c)(6) organization and contributions made may be deductible as trade or business expenses if ordinary and necessary in the conduct of the taxpayer's business.

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Paul Jensen

TXMPA Executive Director

Independent Film Producer

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John Schrimpf

TXMPA Lobby Rep/ President

VP Panavision

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Trish Avery

TXMPA Talent Representative/ Secretary


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Ryan Hall

TXMPA Digital Media Representative

President, YMH Studios

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Brian Gannon

TXMPA Film Commission Representative

Austin Film Commissioner

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Kerry Valderrama

TXMPA Vendor Representative

Owner of Alamo City Studios

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Mindy Raymond

TXMPA Communications Director

Ambassador for Texas Media

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Steve Belsky

TXMPA Crew Rep/ Vice President

IATSE President

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Mayet Andreassen

TXMPA Education Representative

Assistant Professor/ Internship Coordinator, Viz Lab Texas A&M

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Manuel Delgado

TXMPA Video Game Representative

Chief Marketing Officer,

Six Foot, LLC

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Red Sanders

TXMPA Producer Representative

Producer / Owner,

Red Productions

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Linda McAlister

TXMPA At-Large Representative

Owner, Linda McAlister Talent