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2020-2021 TDIAI Officers

 David Taylor President  Denton County Sheriff's Office, Denton, Texas
 Jack Flanders First Vice President  Texas Department of Public Safety, Lubbock, Texas
 Travis Kirkley Second Vice President  Harris County Sheriff's Office, Houston, Texas
  Sergeant-at-Arms  TBD
 Rebecca Wendt Secretary Bryan Police Department, Bryan, Texas
 Michael Kessler Treasurer National Forensic Science Technology Center, Frisco, Texas
 Ashley Durham Editor Texas Department of Public Safety, Austin, Texas
 Stacey Loggins Historian Federal Law Enforcement, Dallas, Texas
 Mark Hatcher Chaplain Federal Law Enforcement, Dallas, Texas

2020-2021 TDIAI Board of Directors

 Cathleen McClain        Chairman (2021) Texas Department of Public Safety, Austin, Texas
 David Hyde Member (2020) Houston Forensic Science Center
 Dimitry Payavla Member (2020) Harris County Sheriff's Office, Houston, Texas
 Celestina Rossi Member (2021) Montgomery County Sheriff's Office, Conroe, Texas
 James Oliver Member (2021) Harris County Sheriff's Office, Houston, Texas
 Stoney Cook Member (2022) Conroe Police Department, Conroe, Texas
 Chiquta Ruffin Member (2022) Texas Department of Public Safety, Austin, Texas
 Kelly Deal Member (2022) Texas Department of Public Safety, Austin, Texas

2020-2021 TDIAI Standing Committees

In accordance with TDIAI bylaws, Standing Committees and Subcommittees are appointed by the President unless membership is otherwise directed in the TDIAI Constitution & By-laws (delineated with an asterisk (*) below).

Membership Committee
 Travis Kirkly, 2nd Vice President*          Chairperson   Harris County Sheriff's Office, Houston, Texas
 Freeah Samelson  Member  Texas Department of Public Safety, Austin, Texas
 Tara Owens  Member  Grapevine Police Department, Grapevine, Texas
Committee on Credentials
 David Taylor, President*            Member          Denton County Sheriff's Office, Denton, Texas
 Jack Flanders, 1stVice President*             Member  Texas Department of Public Safety, Lubbock, Texas
 Rebecca Wendt, Secretary*  Member  Bryan Police Department, Bryan, Texas
Committee on Laws and Legislation
 Jasmine Drake                                           Chairperson  Texas Southern University, Houston, Texas
 Jonesta Nolan  Member  Grand Prairie Police Department, Texas
 Clair Barnes  Member  University of North Texas Police Department
Finance Committee
 Travis Kirkly, 2nd Vice President*           Chairperson  Harris County Sheriff's Office, Houston, Texas
 David Hyde  Member  Houston Forensic Science Center, Houston, Texas
 Darren Jewkes  Member  Houston Forensic Science Center, Houston, Texas
 Tim Schmahl  Member  Houston Forensic Science Center, Houston, Texas
Editorial Review Committee
  Ashley Durham                                                     Editor  Texas Department of Public Safety, Lubbock, Texas
 Jasmine Drake  Member (2021)  Texas  Texas Southern University, Houston, Texas
 Christine Ramirez  Member (2022)  Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service, College Station, TX
 Marisa Randall   Member (2023)  Houston Forensic Science Center, Houston, Texas


Certification Committees*

Latent Print Certification Committee
 Stephanie Meek                                               Chairperson (2021)  Texas Department of Public Safety, Austin, Texas
 Greg O'Donnell       Member (2022)  Sugarland Police Department
 Ashleigh Berg  Member (2023)  Denton County Sheriff's Office, Denton, Texas
Crime Scene Certification Committee
 Michael Bell                                                    Chairperson (2021)  Galveston County Sheriff's Office, Galveston, Texas
 John Prata  Member (2022)  Austin Police Department, Austin, Texas
 Christy Kermes                                                    Member (2023)  Richardson Police Department, Richardson, Texas
Resolutions Committee
 Jack Flanders, 1st Vice President*       Chairperson   Texas Department of Public Safety, Lubbock, Texas
 Kelsey Bell  Member  Carrollton Police Department, Carrollton, Texas
 Gina Riley  Member  Denton Police Department, Denton, TX
Education Committee*
 Michael Bell                                           Chairperson (2021)  Galveston County Sheriff's Office, Galveston, Texas
 Kelly Deal  Member (2021)  Texas Department of Public Safety, Austin, Texas
 Rebecca Wendt  Member (2022)  Bryan Police Department, Bryan, Texas
 Christine Ramirez                                  Member (2023)  Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service, College Station, Texas
Nominating Committee
The committee shall consist of the Chairperson of the Board of Directors, who shall serve as the Chairperson for the Committee, the Past Presidents in attendance who wish to serve, one Active/Associate member appointed by the President of the TDIAI, and the current President. -TDIAI By-laws Section 6.11
Program Committee
 Jack Flanders                                                     Chairperson  Texas Department of Public Safety, Lubbock, Texas 
 Darren Jewkes  Member  Houston Forensic Science Center, Houston, Texas
 Chiquta Ruffin  Member  Texas Department of Public Safety, Austin, Texas
 Gina Riley  Member  Denton Police Department, Denton, TX
 Neil Carnes  Member  Plano Police Department, Plano, TX
 Ashley Zachry  Member  Cedar Hill Police Department, Cedar Hill, TX
 Travis Kirkley  Member  Harris County Sheriff's Office, Houston, Texas
Conference Site Committee
 Brittney Webb       Chair  Frisco Police Department, Frisco, Texas
 Stoney Cook  Co-Chair  Conroe Police Department, Conroe, Texas
 Christi Pierce-MCDowell             Member  Smith County Sheriff's Office, Tyler, Texas 
 Chiquta Ruffin  Member  Texas Department of Public Safety, Austin, Texas
 Amy Milstead  Member  Garland Police Department, Garland, Texas
 Ava Moyer  Member  Texas Department of Public Safety, Austin, Texas

Memorial Scholarship Committee
The Memorial Scholarship Committee shall consist of the three most recent Past-Presidents in attendance at the annual training conference. The immediate Past-President in attendance shall serve as Chairperson. -TDIAI By-laws Section 6.14

2019-2020 TDIAI Special Committees

In accordance with TDIAI bylaws, Special Committees and Subcommittees can be appointed by the President, the President-elect and the Chairperson of the Board of Directors. All Special Committees and Subcommittees shall be automatically dissolved at the end of the term of office or term of appointment, of the individual who created them unless they are dissolved sooner. -TDIAI By-laws Sections 6.02 and 6.03


Vendor Advisory Committee
 Ashleigh Berg                                        Chair  Denton County Sheriff's Office, Denton, Texas
 Michal Temple  Member  Foray Technologies
 Phillip Parker, Jr.  Member  Collin County Community College Police Department, Plano, Texas
Audio/Visual Committee
 Mark Hatcher                                         Co-Chair  Federal Law Enforcement, Dallas, Texas
 Christine Ramirez Co-Chair Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service, College Station, Texas
 Mike Fulton  Member  Houston Forensic Science Center, Houston, Texas
 Pete Salicco  Member  Ideal Innovations, Clarksburg, West Virginia

 Revised 08/8/2020

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