Leadership and Staff

Aimee Arrambide

Executive Director

Aimee was born and raised in San Antonio, Texas. She was inspired to go into reproductive health, rights, and justice by her father who was an abortion provider in central and south Texas. She studied Philosophy at the University of Texas and received her Juris Doctor from New York Law School. She co-wrote and edited the Public Leadership Institute’s Playbook for Abortion Rights, serves on the advisory council of ReproAction and is a National Network of Abortion Funds We Testify Storyteller.

Blake Rocap

Blake Rocap

Legislative Counsel

Blake has worked in the Texas Legislature for more than a decade. For the past six legislative sessions Blake has focused on abortion rights for NARAL Pro-Choice Texas. He is former board member, current legal director and volunteer attorney for Jane’s Due Process, representing abused teenagers in judicial bypass proceedings. He also serves as president of the board of the Women’s Health and Family Planning Association of Texas. He is a member of the Health Law and Legislative and Campaign Law section of the state bar. Blake and his wife live in central Austin with their two daughters.

Emily Martin

Deputy Director

Emily started as an intern in June of 2013 and was hired as program coordinator in August of 2013. Emily holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of Texas and a master’s degree in public health from New York University. With a background in program, education, and training work, Emily oversees NARAL Pro-Choice Texas’ CPC investigations, volunteer program, outreach & activist trainings, and Next Generation millennial leadership program.

Genevieve Cato

Development Director

Genevieve has been with NARAL Pro-Choice Texas since November of 2015. A graduate of Annie’s List Campaign School, she has worked on multiple state representative races and in the offices of State Representative Nicole Collier and State Representative Mary E. Gonzalez, most recently as Gonzalez’ Chief of Staff. After receiving her undergraduate degree from St. Edward’s University, she attended Rutgers University in New Brunswick where she earned a Master of Arts in Women’s and Gender Studies.

Hannah Thalenberg

Houston Regional Organizer

Hannah started advocating for reproductive justice during their undergraduate years at Rice University—where they obtained a bachelor’s degree in anthropology and history in 2012—and has not stopped since. They became involved in NARAL Pro-Choice Texas through the Next Generation program in 2016 before joining the staff the following year. Hannah’s role involves equipping and empowering the Houston community, in collaboration with local grassroots groups and elected officials, to fight for access to reproductive health care, including abortion, as essential to social and economic justice.

Amber Brooks

Operations Coordinator

Amber is an Austin transplant from Illinois. While attending Texas State University she found her voice and became very politically active with a passion for advocacy and education. She started her journey with NARAL Pro-Choice Texas as their Public Affairs intern in June 2014. She also took part in NARAL’s Next Generation Program in 2016. After obtaining a bachelor’s degree in communication studies she worked at the Capitol during the 2017 session and joined our staff in 2018.

Delma Catalina Limones

Communications Manager

Delma is a progressive communications professional passionate about reproductive justice and immigrant rights. She came into this work as student leader with Planned Parenthood and Unite for Reproductive and Gender Equity (URGE) during her time at Texas State University. After graduating from Texas State, Delma joined Whole Woman’s Health as Communications Coordinator. She most recently worked at the Texas Democratic Party as Press Secretary during the 2018 election cycle and joined the NARAL Pro-Choice team December 2018.