State Representative Reggie Smith has been busy setting up his Austin office and those in District 62. The district covers Delta, Fannin, and Grayson counties.

In a statement, he said he is excited to introduce his staff, including Turner Coulson, who is the district director. Coulson is from Whitesboro and graduated from Texas State University with a degree in Public Administration.

Emily Fankell is Smith’s legislative director and works out of the capitol office. She has four years with the legislature and is a graduate of the University of Notre Dame.

Sara Hays is Smith’s chief of staff and has more than 18 years of experience with legislature. She was Larry Phillips’s chief of staff for many years, and is familiar with District 62. She is a graduate of The University of Texas at Austin.

Those who need to schedule an appointment in the district, can contact Coulson at 903-891-7297. Those needing an appointment at Smith’s capitol office, should contact Fankell or Hays at 512-463-0297.

Smith said he is looking forward to hearing from constituents regarding the many issues that the legislators will face this legislative session.

Reggie Smith

District Office

421 N. Crockett

Sherman, TX 75090


Capitol Office


PO Box 2910

Austin, TX 78768


Turner Coulson


Emily Fankell


Sara Hays