Rockport City Secretary Teresa Valdez, TRMC was recently elected trustee of the Texas Municipal Clerks Association, Inc., (TMCA) at its annual business meeting (held virtually) Oct. 28.
The TMCA is a statewide association with more than 1,030 members. It operates the Texas Municipal Clerks Certification Program located at the University of North Texas, Denton. The Certification Program is recognized and endorsed by the Local Government Code, Vernon’s Annotated Civil Statutes.
TMCA publishes the Texas Municipal Election Law Manual, the Texas Municipal Law and Procedure Manual, and the Texas Municipal Clerks Handbook.
Valdez will be charged with the responsibility of accomplishing the goals and objectives of TMCA.
The Association is dedicated to serving the demands of excellence in Texas’ local government and public problem solving. Its principal missions are to motivate Texas city clerks and city secretaries to become leaders in their fields of governance and to provide an educational program for the beginning and career city clerk and city secretary.