Jo Ann Touchstone joined the City of Lakeway as its city secretary in 2014.
She was born and raised in Austin where she graduated from Stephen F. Austin High School.
In 1996, she moved to Dripping Springs to start a family.
There, she served as city secretary for the City of Dripping Springs from 2007 to 2014.
During her tenure as Dripping Springs Farmers Market Board Association secretary, she helped create, grow, and manage the market from its inception with just six vendors to more than 30.
She also helped Dripping Springs launch a new website in 2013 and a paperless agenda process for the City Council and Commissions.
Touchstone earned her Texas Registered Municipal Clerk certification through the Texas Municipal Clerks Certification Program of the University of North Texas.
Her hobbies are gardening, cooking, being outdoors and sharing many activities with her daughters.
She enjoys meeting new citizens and serving the community in an efficient and friendly manner.