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We define and dominate Texas politics.

We know how to win. And win big.

Our team of Texas Lobbyists leverages their decades of experience and connections to bring your issues directly to lawmakers and agency heads who make the important decisions.

  • Rated Top 3 Texas Lobby team
  • 90% bill passage rate in the 85th Legislative Session
  • Selected Top Texas Education Lobbyist by the Texas Education Council
  • Private Providers Association of Texas Five Star Healthcare Champion
  • Unprecedented success in procurement lobbying
Cantella
Cantella
Chad Cantella is a principal with Texas Star Alliance, a Top 3 Texas Lobby Team, with over 25 years of experience lobbying and running political campaigns in Texas and surrounding states.
He is available to offer expertise in the following areas:
  • Public Policy
  • Texas Politics
  • Healthcare
    • Medicaid
    • Intellectual or Developmental Disabilities (IDD)
    • Managed Care
  • Criminal Justice
    • Juvenile Justice
    • Community Supervision (Probation)
    • Law Enforcement Technology
  • Education
    • School Safety
    • Pre-K Education
    • Digital Education
  • Technology
  • Association Management
  • Nonprofit Organizations



Chad has served in key roles assist clients ranging from national non-profits to major industry groups, including the Texas Computer Education Association, Cenikor, the Private Providers Association of Texas and the Texas Probation Association. He has worked extensively on statewide political campaigns, providing government relations consulting and political campaign management.

Clients Chad has represented . . .

We help individuals and organizations across the country with a wide range of regulatory and business matters.

Newsroom

January 30, 2019 in Press Releases

Chad Cantella Ranked Among Top 1.5 Percent of Texas Lobbyists

Capitol Inside positions the renowned education and healthcare lobbyist number 34 in elite list of 200 AUSTIN – Capitol Inside has ranked Chad Cantella number 34 of the 200 elite…
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January 11, 2019 in Press Releases

A digital literacy update for Texas

Technology has the ability to help personalize the educational experience and teachers’ instruction of classroom material—matching students’ interests and goals with their abilities. A growing effort is underfoot to ensure…
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Chad Cantella

1122 Colorado St #102
Austin, TX 78701

Chad Cantella
512.699.0968
chad@texasstaralliance.com

Eric Knustrom
917.684.8241
eric@texasstaralliance.com