Virtual 76th Annual Justices of the Peace and Constables Association of Texas Education Conference

June 24 - 25, 2020

Virtual Conference

For more information, contact Luz Hinojosa or Sam Burke or call (800) 456-5974.

We are going virtual! The 76th Annual Education Conference of the Justices of the Peace and Constables Association will be offered as a FREE virtual conference in an effort to keep everyone safe. As part of going virtual, we have adjusted our conference theme to reflect our current times, "Stronger...Together. Safer…Apart."

The virtual conference is scheduled for Wednesday, June 24, through Thursday, June 25, 2020 through Zoom meetings.

Registration Fees

There is no cost to attend these virtual meetings.

Zoom Meeting Links

The Association will share the private links to join the meetings with registered attendees two weeks prior to the event.

Prepare for the Zoom Meeting

If you are not familiar with Zoom or have never participated in Zoom meetings, please visit the Getting Started with Zoom website to make sure your audio and video is ready to go to participate in the actual meeting. We strongly encourage you to check your mics and videos, and to log in early to the meetings.

Note: Schedule subject to change
Total education hours offered: No hours

Wednesday, June 24
9 a.m. Virtual Business Meeting

Call to Order

Hon. Delton Thrasher, Constable, Hood County; JPCA President

Presentation of the Colors
Boy Scout Troop 1861, College Station, Texas

National Anthem
Ms. Mariah Neumeyer, Boerne, Texas

Pledges of Allegiance
Boy Scout Troop 1861, College Station, Texas

Invocation
Hon. Dwain Read, Constable, Ochiltree County

Welcome and Opening Remarks
Hon. Delton Thrasher, Constable, Hood County; JPCA President

Thank Sponsors
Hon. Rick Hill, Justice of the Peace, Brazos County; JPCA President-Elect

Reading of the Minutes, re. www.jpca.com
Hon. Chad Jordan, Constable, Hood County; JPCA Secretary/Treasurer

Secretary/Treasurer's Report
Hon. Chad Jordan, Constable, Hood County; JPCA Secretary/Treasurer

Introduction of Board of Directors
Hon. Delton Thrasher, Constable, Hood County; JPCA President

Nominations Committee Report
Hon. David M. Cobos, Justice of the Peace, Ector County; Nominations Committee Chair

District Directors (reading of counties)
Hon. Rick Hill, Justice of the Peace, Brazos County; JPCA President-Elect

Resolutions Committee Reports
Hon. Wayne 'Doc' Pierce, Constable, Hood County

Recognition of JPCA Legislative Committees
Hon. Delton Thrasher, Constable, Hood County; JPCA President

JPCA Legislative Committees Reports
Hon. John Barton, Justice of the Peace, Midland County; JPCA Legislative Committee Chair (JPs)
Hon. Carlos B. Lopez, Constable, Travis County; JPCA Legislative Committee Chair (Constables)
Mr. Mario Martinez, JPCA Legislative Liaison

By-Laws Committee Report
Hon. Martin Castillo, Justice of the Peace, Hood County

Recognition of JPCA Committees
Hon. Rick Hill, Justice of the Peace, Brazos County; JPCA President-Elect

Education Committees Report
Hon. Holly Williamson, Justice of the Peace, Harris County (Justice of The Peace Award)
Hon. Mike Truitt, Constable, Denton County (Constable Award)
Hon. Karen Diaz, Justice of the Peace, San Patricio County (Court Personnel Award)


Adjourn
Thursday, June 25
9 a.m. Virtual Business Meeting (continued)

Call to Order
Hon. Delton Thrasher, Constable, Hood County; JPCA President

Audit Committee Report
Hon. Wayne ‘Doc’ Pierce, Constable, Hood County

Resolutions Committee Reports
Hon. Wayne 'Doc' Pierce, Constable, Hood County

Texas Justice Court Training Center Report
Ms. Thea Whalen, Executive Director, Texas Justice Court Training Center

Scholarship Committee Awards Report
Hon. Chad Jordan, Constable, Hood County; JPCA Secretary/Treasurer JPCA Student Investment Fund

2021 Conference Report: Denton, Texas
Hon. Mike Truitt, Constable, Denton County

2022 Conference Report: College Station, Texas
Hon. Rick Hill, Justice of the Peace, Brazos County; JPCA President-Elect

2023 Conference Report: San Antonio, Texas
Hon. Delton Thrasher, Constable, Hood County; JPCA President

Association Officers Award
Hon. Delton Thrasher, Constable, Hood County; JPCA President

Announcements of 2020-2021 Officers
Hon. Delton Thrasher, Constable, Hood County; JPCA President

Old Business
Hon. Delton Thrasher, Constable, Hood County; JPCA President

New Business
Hon. Delton Thrasher, Constable, Hood County; JPCA President

Adjourn
Thursday, June 25
1 p.m. Virtual Banquet Agenda

Welcome
Hon. Delton Thrasher, Constable, Hood County; JPCA President

Invocation
Hon. Dwain Read, Constable, Ochiltree County; JPCA Chaplain

Recognition of Virtual Conference Committee
Hon. Rick Hill, Justice of the Peace, Brazos County; JPCA President-Elect

Awards
Hon. Delton Thrasher, Constable, Hood County; JPCA President
  • Judge of the Year
  • Constable of the Year
  • Clerk of the Year
  • Larry Waller Deputy Constable of the Year
Other Awards/Special Recognitions
Hon. Delton Thrasher, Constable, Hood County; JPCA President
  • Recognition of Past Presidents
  • Sweetheart Awards
  • Best Practices
  • Lifetime Awards
Remarks
Hon. Delton Thrasher, Constable, Hood County; JPCA President

Swearing-in of Incoming President
Hon. Delton Thrasher, Constable, Hood County; JPCA President

Swearing-in of Officers and Directors
Hon. Rick Hill, Justice of the Peace, Brazos County; JPCA President

T.A. Vines Award
Hon. Rick Hill, Justice of the Peace, Brazos County; JPCA President

Past President's Gift
Hon. Rick Hill, Justice of the Peace, Brazos County; JPCA President

Incoming President’s Remarks
Hon. Rick Hill, Justice of the Peace, Brazos County; JPCA President

Virtual Conference Adjourns
There will be no education hours offered for these meetings.

Please contact Sarah Lazarowitz, Events Director with County Progress, for questions about sponsorship opportunities, at (325) 673-4822 Ext. 2121.

You can also visit the County Progress JPCA Virtual Conference Page for sponsorship details.

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