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 2016

Chairman of the Board: Staley Heatly, Vernon
President: Bernard Ammerman, Raymondville
President-Elect: Randall Sims, Amarillo
Secretary/Treasurer: Jennifer Tharp, New Braunfels

  • Wally Hatch, Plainview
  • Bill Helwig, Plains
  • Jose Aliseda, Beeville
  • Dusty Boyd, Gatesville
  • Kenda Culpepper, Rockwall
  • Mike Fouts, Haskell
  • Woody Halstead, San Antonio
  • Steven Reis, Bay City
  • Julie Renken, Brenham
  • Jack Roady, Galveston
  • Vince Ryan, Houston
  • Melinda Westmoreland, Fort Worth
  • Rebekah Whitworth, Mason