Party affiliation: Republican
Peggy Avent, American marriage and family therapist. Licensed professional counselor, Texas, licensed chemical dependency counselor, marriage and family therapist. Member Mother's Against Drunk Driving, president, 1990-1993. Member American Association Marriage and Family Therapy (clinical), Texas Counseling Association, San Antonio Marriage and Family Therapist Association.
Caseworker Texas Department Human Resources, Paris, Lubbock, 1970-1973, Mental Health Mental Retardation, Hereford, Texas, 1977-1980. Hotline director Crisis Hotline, Corsicana, 1980-1982. Teacher Navarro Junior College, 1982-1986.
Private practice, 1982-1993. Marriage and family therapist, private practice San Antonio, since 1993. Laurel Ridge Psychiatric Hospital, since 1994.