The Team

Chelsy Tanner

Chelsy, born and raised in Texas, has been on Mignon’s team since 2010, representing interests of clients at the Texas Capitol on issues such as education, transportation, and economic and commercial development. Prior to joining the firm, Chelsy worked in the Texas Senate as a legislative aide in the office of Senator Jeff Wentworth. Chelsy graduated from the University of Texas at Austin in 2007 and began working at Winstead PC shortly after. There she obtained experience in administration and management as well as her interest in Texas politics before heading to the Texas Capitol.



Carolyn Scott

Carolyn has over 28 years of experience in the Texas Legislature, having worked for members on both sides of the aisle since moving to Austin in 1990.  Prior to joining Mignon’s team, she served on the staff of now-retired House Speaker Joe Straus for his full term as Speaker.  She has also worked in the office of the Lieutenant Governor and for members of the Texas Senate.  Carolyn grew up in Dallas and graduated from SMU in 1989.