Legal Assistance Fund Board

The TASB Legal Assistance Fund, established in 1980, files amicus curiae (friend of the court) briefs to assist in litigation involving or affecting member school districts and to help school districts defend challenges on issues that have a statewide effect on public schools.

Ted Beard, chair (TASB President)

Debbie Gillespie, member (TASB President-Elect)

Bob Covey, member (TASB First Vice-President)

Jim Whitton, member (Texas Council of School Attorneys Chair)

Janet Bubert, member (Texas Council of School Attorneys First Vice-Chair)

Brian T. Woods, member (TASA President)

Doug Williams, member (TASA President-Elect)

Dan Troxell, Ex Officio Member (TASB Executive Director)

Kevin Brown, Ex Officio Member (TASA Executive Director)