Texas Accountants and Lawyers for the Arts was formed in 1979 to meet the legal and accounting needs of artists and art nonprofit organizations across the State of Texas.   TALA volunteers throughout Texas handle more than 250 matters per year.  In 2016, TALA began serving inventors in the Patent Pro Bono Program.

Board of Directors

Executive Committee

  • James Schue-President, Attorney, ERCOT
  • Brooks Rice-Secretary, Attorney, Brooks Rice Law
  • Peter Helf-Treasurer, Attorney & CPA, Austin Chamber Music Center
  • Andrea Perez Affleck-Vice President, Attorney, Kessler Collins PC

Board Members

  • Rahul D. Engineer, Attorney, Intel Legal
  • Craig Enoch, Attorney, Enoch Kever PLLC
  • Megan Roberts, Attorney, Norton Rose Fulbright
  • Elizabeth Rogers, Attorney, Greenberg Traurig, Austin, Texas
  • Lisa A. Sretenovic, CPA, Mangold Group Certified Public Accountants

TALA Staff

  • Alissa McCain, Executive Director
  • Angela L. Lee, Legal Director
  • Tonya Pennie, Development Manager