The Texas Commission on Jail Standards
Commission Members

This portion of the web site provides you the names, Commission terms, and hometowns of the nine Commission members. This policy-making body consists of 9 members who are appointed by the Governor to staggered six-year terms expiring on January 31 of odd-numbered years.

  • Judge Bill Stoudt, Chair
  • Longview
  • Term Expires: 2019
  • Sheriff Dennis D. Wilson
  • Groesbeck
  • Term Expires: 2021
  • Irene A. Armendariz
  • Austin
  • Term Expires: 2015
  • Allan Cain
  • Carthage
  • Term Expires: 2017
  • Jerry W. Lowry
  • New Caney
  • Term Expires: 2019
  • Larry S. May
  • Sweetwater
  • Term Expires: 2019
  • Sheriff Kelly Rowe
  • Lubbock
  • Term Expires: 2021
  • Dr. Esmaeil Porsa, M.D.
  • Parker
  • Term Expires: 2017