About TDCAA

The Texas District and County Attorneys Association is a non-profit organization dedicated to serving Texas prosecutors and their staffs, as well as attorneys in government representation. TDCAA serves the people who work in the district and county attorneys offices around the state by:

  1. producing comprehensive continuing legal education courses for prosecutors, their investigators and key personnel;
  2. providing technical assistance to the prosecution community and related criminal justice agencies; and
  3. serving as a liaison between prosecutor and other organizations in the day to day administration of criminal justice.

Directors for 2014

Chairman of the Board: Rene Peña, Floresville
President: Staley Heatly, Vernon
President-Elect: Bernard Ammerman, Raymondville
Secretary/Treasurer: Randall Sims, Amarillo

  • Wally Hatch, Plainview
  • Bill Helwig, Plains
  • Kathryn McAnally, Burnet
  • Jose Aliseda, Beeville
  • Art Bauereiss, Lufkin
  • Danny Buck Davidson, Carthage
  • Mike Fouts, Haskell
  • Jennifer Tharp, New Braunfels
  • Jack Roady, Galveston
  • Vince Ryan, Houston
  • Dan Joiner, Abilene
  • Henry Garza, Belton
  • Kathy Braddock, Houston