Board of Directors Nominations

JOIN YOUR BOARD - add your unique voice to the TPEA Board of Directors

The TPEA Nominations Committee is accepting applications until June 7, 2023 to fill elected positions on the TPEA Board of Directors. The Board of Directors determined that three (3) directors shall be elected to the TPEA Board of Directors for the fiscal year beginning September 1, 2023 and ending August 31, 2026.




  • No later than June 7, 2023, candidates must submit to the TPEA office at 500 N. Capital of Texas Hwy Bldg 2 Ste. 220 Austin Texas or online at, a TPEA nomination application, a statement of qualifications and position on TPEA issues consisting of 250 words or less, a Conflict of Interest Form and a short bio that includes education and employment history. This information will be made available to TPEA members through
  • The order of names on the ballot will be set by drawing.
  • All candidates are encouraged to participate in the candidate forum at a date to be determined.
  • Voting will be conducted electronically or on a printed ballot.
  • A TPEA member may cast only one ballot.
  • Eligible voters may request a printed ballot by calling or emailing TPEA.
  • Candidates must complete a Conflict-of-Interest form.
  • Two board of director positions are eligible to be filled by an Attorney General employee.
  • Two board of director positions are eligible to be served by a Texas Department of Criminal Justice employee.
  • Two board of director positions are eligible to be a retiree.
  • Candidates are urged to conduct their campaign professionally. In communicating with TPEA members, whether by letter, card, fax, email, social media, telephone, or online, candidates should concentrate on the merits of their candidacy and refrain from irrelevant personal attacks against other candidates.
  • The Executive Committee shall supervise the guidelines, eligibility, nominations, campaign, election, and election results to ensure compliance, resolve all disputes, and decide all remedies. Candidates will consult with the chair of the Executive Committee concerning the interpretation of these guidelines. The Executive Committee will disqualify ballots that do not meet the requirements and instructions specified in the electronic format or printed on the ballot. Decisions and interpretations made by the Executive Committee will be final.


  • May 15: Nominations begin
  • June 7: Nominations end
  • June 10: Eligible nominees list presented to the President
  • June 27: Voting begins
  • June 27: RECORD DATE
  • TBD: Candidate Forum
  • July 27: Electronic and mail-in voting ends
  • August 12: Electronic and paper ballots are presented to the Board of Directors at the annual meeting.
  • September 1: New Board member term begins.




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