Meetings and Conventions Committee

Assist in the overall planning, promotion and execution of events, meetings and conventions.

Chair: Shirley Almany

Membership Committee

Help to increase and maintain membership in the organization; monitor development of membership services; encourage and promote member involvement through communications, leadership development programs and volunteer recruitment.  Market and utilize insurance products and services to fulfill the needs of the consumers. 

Chair: Shirley Almany

Communications & Legislative Committee

Monitor internal and external communications for conformity with board policies and assist in developing and implementing an ongoing evaluation of a comprehensive public relations program that supports the organizations goals and objectives.  Recommend any changes in the Insurance Act, including strategies for enacting and implementing the Act, and monitoring legislation impacting the insurance profession.  Monitor other states legislation that influences the practice of insurance agents in Texas.

Chair: Mark Solomon, Sr.

Budget and Finance Committee

Oversee the preparation of the budget for all organization activities and insure consistency with the goals and objectives of the association. 

Chair: Don Miller, CPIA

Nominating Committee

Identify & recommend new agents to serve on the State Board.  Identify recommend agents to serve at the National level.  Build a pool of talent that can assist in the execution of the various committees’ ongoing goals and objectives.  Accept nominations from voting members to be presented for consideration prior to the annual election meeting.

Chair:  Tony Harper

YIPs Committee

Support building tomorrow’s insurance leaders today. Help offers those new to the industry opportunities to advance their careers, build industry contacts, experience superior education, develop professional and leadership skills and stay apprised of industry news.  Membership serves a broad range of industry professionals—seasoned and new including producer or marketer; administrative assistant, CSR or agency principal.

Chair: David Gorman

Would you like to volunteer to sit on a committee?  For questions or more information call (972) 862-3333 at or email