Professional Experience:

Ms. Rasco is currently serving as the Chief Prevention and Community Well-Being Officer at the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services. She took this position in August of 2013.

Previously, Ms. Rasco worked for 14 years regulating and supporting early childhood education and foster care, including two years as the assistant commissioner for Child Care Licensing at DFPS.

Ms. Rasco has also developed programs and projects in other child and family service organizations including the Early Childhood Intervention program, the Texas Alliance of Child and Family Services and as a Governor’s Policy Fellow in the Governor of Maryland: Office of Children, Youth, and Families.


Master of Public Affairs, 1996
LBJ School of Public Affairs, University of Texas at Austin

Bachelor of Arts, 1994
Humanities Honors Program, University of Texas at Austin