Speaker Date Topic
Monty Chamberlain Jan 28, 2022 12:00 PM
Texas Health and Human Services Commission
Texas Health and Human Services Commission

Monty Chamberlain is the Employment Recruitment Coordinator for the Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC).  In this role, Mr. Chamberlain is responsible for networking with employers across the state of Texas to share information about the many values disabled individuals can bring to an employer.  Mr. Chamberlain serves as a link between employers and service providers, including Local Intellectual and Developmental Disability Authorities, to increase integrated employment opportunities for disabled individuals.

Mr. Chamberlain has 38 years of state government experience.  He began his career with the Texas Department of Transportation and worked with that agency for 18 years, progressing to his last position with the agency as Director of Administration for one of the agency divisions.  For the last 20 years, he has been with the Texas Health and Human Services Commission. He was the Director of Administration for the Richmond State Supported Living Center for eight years, and then assumed the role as the statewide Business Services Director in the State Supported Living Center division, coordinating all business and support services for the 12 State Supported Living Centers and overseeing the nearly $700 million budget at the time.  For the last seven years, Mr. Chamberlain has been in his present position working across the state to educate employers and provide increased employment opportunities for individuals with disabilities.

Mr. Chamberlain holds a Bachelor’s degree with a concentration in Public Administration from Saint Edwards University in Austin, where he graduated with Summa Cum Laude honors and is credentialed by the State Comptroller as a Certified Texas Contract Manager.