Mike Viesca

Lawanda Parnell

Executive Vice President, Public Affairs

Mike Viesca serves as the spokesperson for PEC and oversees all internal and external relations, including Communications & Marketing, Legislative Affairs, and Community Engagement.

Before joining PEC, Viesca served as a vice president at Burson-Marsteller, a premier global communications firm, where he worked with an A-list of Fortune 500 clients and government agencies. He managed crisis communications, grassroots outreach, public awareness, and educational campaign strategies. Prior to Burson-Marsteller, Viesca served as chief of staff at the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, where he oversaw the agency’s organizational communications office.

Viesca holds a degree in Broadcast Journalism from Texas Tech University, and is a native Texan who grew up in the Lubbock area.