Ms. Romero's background includes twenty years of impact on open government, from the international to municipal level. She is now the Acting Chief Administrative Officer for the City of Austin's Office of Innovation, supporting the Innovation team and the city's OGP co-commitments. Her legal experience includes Austin's transition to single-member council districts, voting rights work, and serving as Chief Counsel to the Democratic National Committee. Her approach strives to foster trust in the democratic process, and values accountability and transparency in governance and civic participation.