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CONGRATULATIONS TO EMILY WALTERSCHEID ON HER ELECTION AS TEXAS ALP SECRETARY
It is my privilege to serve as Chair of the TALP HUGS committee this year. Please forward to me any information regarding illness, death, birth, marriage, etc., of a TALP member or family member that you would like to share with the members of our association. The email address is firstname.lastname@example.org.
Participating and inclusion in the distribution list is strictly voluntary, and the list will be maintained specifically for TALP HUGS.
Author Hubert Selby Jr. said: "There's a sorrow and pain in everyone's life, but every now and then there's a ray of light that melts the loneliness in your heart and brings comfort like hot soup and a soft bed." Let's be that ray of light for our friends!
Mary D. Teague, PP, PLS Chair, TALP HUGS
Congratulations to the 2017-18 Legal Professional of the Year
Texas ALP is pleased to announce that Cheryl Wenzel, PP, PLS, San Antonio LSA, is the winner of the 2017-18 Legal Professional of the Year.
Congratulations to Cheryl! We are all very excited for you and wish you the very best.
Linda Rodriguez, PLS
2017-18 Awards Chairman
CONGRATULATIONS TO NEWLY CERTIFIED MEMBERS
"What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals."
Henry David Thoreau
Please congratulate the following members on achieving their certification:
March 2018 Exams
Sommer Picard, ALP (Houston ALP)
Kimberly Kelley, ALP (Houston ALP
NALS has not published the entire list of people who have passed the March 2018 exams. More will be added as the information becomes available.
Sitting for these certification exams is a huge accomplishment and we are so very proud of all of you. You took the time to invest in yourself and that shows a commitment to our profession. Congratulations!
September 2017 Exams
Megan Dawes, PP (San Antonio LSA)
Christin C. Durant, ALP (Houston ALP) Felishia Gibson, ALP (Houston ALP) Jennifer Haines, PP (nonmember) Charlie Nguyen, ALP (Houston ALP) Timothy Seidel, ALP (Houston ALP) Ammara Z Siddiqui, ALP (Houston ALP) Blake Walterscheid, CLP (Lubbock LPA)
March 2017 Exams
Tracey Hancock, ALP (non-member)
Jolie Nguyen, ALP (non-member)
Cindy Nichols, ALP (non-member)
Megan Dawes, PLS
Leyma Rivera, ALP
Linda Rodriguez, PLS
Gina Simmons, PLS
Janice Thomas, ALP (non-member)
September 2016 Exams
Sarah Blanchard, ALP
Rober Carlisle, ALP
Hadley Ford, ALP
Vicki Gates, ALP
Jobeth Hines-Lorraine, ALP
Ashley Nyehold, ALP
Jennifer Screen, ALP
Rebecca Short, ALP
Ana Stickell, ALP
Suzanne Beatty, PP, PLS
Mary Jahn, PP
Norma Rios, PP, PLS
Check out the Conferences & Education page for more information about upcoming seminars and conferences.
Did you know that you can nominate someone to become an Honorary Member of Texas ALP. Just follow the Guidelines and complete the Application found on the forms page under Awards.