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Leadership

President
Scott Morgan

Harris County ESD No. 29
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Vice President
James Kelly
Montgomery County ESD No. 8
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Secretary
Liz Cargile
Medina County ESD No. 5
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Treasurer
Paula Barr
Travis County ESD No. 6
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Directors

Jim Carter
Denton County ESD No. 1
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Bob Janusaitis
Harris County ESD No. 9
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Mark Jack
Parker County ESD No. 1
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Thomas Nanninga
Williamson County ESD No. 2
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Billy Ted Smith
Jasper County ESD No. 1
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Don Wagner
Comal County ESD No. 3
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Cliff Avery
Executive Director (nonvoting)
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Clay Avery
Asst. Executive Director (nonvoting)
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New: SAFE-D's list of bills to watch
in the 85th Legislature • Click here


Register today!

SAFE-D WEBCAST FEB. 27:
Perspectives on Taxation

ESDs were created to provide reliable funding for emergency services. But that reliable funding in turn relies on reliable tax collection.

Join representatives of of Linebarger Goggan Blair & Sampson, LLP as they provide perspectives on:

* Truth-in-Taxation
* Working with Tax Collectors and
* Delinquent Tax Collection.

Online streaming: 6:30-7:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 27

Only $35/SAFE-D member; $55/nonmember. Texas A&M's V.G. Young Institute of County Government has approved the webcast for one hour of ESD Commissioner Training Credit.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER.


Register for SAFE-D's
16th Annual Conference

March 9-11, 2017
Embassy Suites, San Marcos

Click here to register as an attendee

Click here for more information on registration pricing and options.

SAFE-D offers the most comprehensive training for ESD commissioners. Texas A&M's V.G. Young Institute of County Government has approved the conference for up to 12 hours of certified ESD Commissioner Training Credit.

16th Annual Conference Tentative Schedule

EXHIBIT HALL IS SOLD-OUT


Submit your 2017 form for
the Texas Dept. of Agriculture

Under Texas law, ESDs are required to submit basic information about their operations to the Texas Department of Agriculture by January 1 each year. Through an agreement with TDA, SAFE-D offers an online submission system. SAFE-D will deliver the information to TDA.

To file the required report, click here.


SAFE-D 85th Legislature Watch List

Click links in this PDF to access information from Texas Legislature Online, www.capitol.state.tx.us.


SAFE-D map of ESDs in Texas


SAFE-D Online Education Opportunity

Join ESDs around the state in timely, practical online education through SAFE-D, in partnership with the V.G. Young Institute of County Government.

Click here for information on how to enroll for the course.

Click here for the link to the course (IMPORTANT: be sure to read the above information page that explains how to enroll for the course)


Apply to Become a Certified Emergency Services Commissioner!

CESC Application

Thanks to Sponsors of SAFE-D's 15th Annual Conference at Moody Gardens in Galveston!

The State Association of Fire and Emergency Districts expresses its gratitude to these sponsors who help reduce the training costs for Texas ESDs.

DIAMOND SPONSORS

PLATINUM SPONSORS

GOLD SPONSOR
NBH Bank

SILVER SPONSORS
Community Leasing Partners
Deep South Fire Trucks, Inc.
Joiner Architects, Inc.
Neel Fire Protection Apparatus
Randall-Porterfield Architects, Inc.
Slattery Tackett Architects, LLP
TML Intergovernmental Risk Pool