Texas Election Recap – What it means to TLDA

Texas Election Recap   From our Media Partners at the Texas Tribune: Greg Abbott sailed to re-election with a double-digit margin, easily besting his Democratic challenger, former Dallas County Sheriff Lupe Valdez, with 56 percent of the vote to her 43. But lower on the ballot, Texas Republican incumbents won … Read More

TLDA to host Fundraiser for Senator-Elect Flores in San Antonio

Please join us in San Antonio on Monday, November 26, at 6 p.m. to meet our new State Senator Pete Flores, representing Senate District 19 from San Antonio into the Big Bend area, along the border.  Senator Flores was elected to fill the unexpired term of Senator Carlos Uresti.  TLDA … Read More

Rep. Garnet Coleman to Speak at November Meeting

Please make plans to join us THIS THURSDAY, November 8, for our monthly meeting, with special guest speaker The Honorable Garnet Coleman, Texas House of Representatives. We will gather for lunch and program at 11:30 a.m., at McAllen Country Club, 615 Wichita Avenue, McAllen. Rep. Garnet Coleman Garnet F. Coleman … Read More

Save the Date

Enjoy your summer but mark your calendar for our next meetings this fall: Thursday, September 6, and Thursday, October 4 Stay tuned for details!    

Thank you to Mayor Richard Molina

Many thanks to our June speaker and special guest, Mayor Richard Molina of Edinburgh for joining us.   Thanks to all who were able to attend as well.  We will see you again in September!       SaveSave

New Year, New Membership Opportunities!

January 1 marks not only the beginning of 2018, but also the beginning of a new calendar year.  You should be receiving your membership renewal letter and form in the mail after the holidays.  Please take a moment to review the information we have on file for you and mark … Read More

2018 TLDA Officers Elected

During the December meeting, the following executive committee was elected to help lead TLDA in the new year.  Please welcome the following executive slate and thank them for their service: President – Paul Daniec Vice President – Krys Weyand Secretary – Nellie Woodward Treasurer – Scot Campbell

TLDA Member Donates Land to Catholic Church Project

TLDA Member Kyndel Bennett’s family last week announced a public-private partnership between the family and the Catholic Church. The Bonham Family, well-known citrus growers in the Rio Grande Valley, are donating 14 acres for a project run by the Diocese of Brownsville that will include a healthcare clinic, and education … Read More

Scot Campbell Honored with Lifetime Achievement Award

TLDA founding member Scot Campbell was recognized for the work of the Association this month during the 2017 NoteExpo in Dallas.  Campbell was recognized on behalf of TLDA and the impact its work has had, and continues to have, on the industry statewide.  The award speaks to the broadened respect … Read More