ISPOT announces hiring of lobbying team

March 26, 2019 – AUSTIN, TEXAS – The Industrial Sand Producers of Texas (ISPOT) is pleased to announce the hiring of Former Senate Chairman Kenneth Armbrister and Logan Spence, Former Chief of Staff to Lieutenant Governor Patrick, to represent the association in the 2019 Texas legislative session.

Armbrister served 38 years in the House and Senate, presiding as Chairman of numerous committees and as Senate Pro-tempore.  After 38 years in the Texas legislature he was appointed by Governor Perry to serve as his Legislative Director.

Spence, a partner with Hance Scarbourough, LLP, has held positions in the House and Senate, served as Policy Director in Governor Perry’s Office of Budget, Planning and Policy as well as the Chief of Staff to Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick.

The combined experience of Armbrister and Spence will provide the new association with the robust representation it needs to ensure the continued growth of the industrial sand mining industry in Texas.