Commissioners of the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation

Commissioner Mike ArismendezMike Arismendez, Chair
Littlefield, Texas
Term Expires 02/01/2015
  • Appointed to TDLR Commission; 2005
  • Occupation: Assistant to Mayor and City Council, City of Lubbock
  • BBA, Texas Tech University
  • Treasurer for the City of Lubbock Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
  • Vice-President for the Lubbock County Republican Hispanic National Assembly
  • Member of WesTex Allied Communities
  • Member of Texas Association of Sports Officials
  • Executive Committee Lubbock County Republican Party
  • Former Mayor of Shallowater Texas
  • Former President of Lubbock County Child Protective Services
  • Former member of the Texas Motor Vehicle Board


Commission Vice Chair LuAnn MorganLuAnn Roberts Morgan, Vice-Chair
Midland, Texas
Term Expires 02/01/2015
  • Appointed to TDLR Commission; 2004
  • University of Texas, Permian Basin, MBA
  • Texas Tech University, BS
  • Texas A & M, Extension Agency Economic Development Program
  • Doctoral Candidate, Psychology, Kennedy-Western University
  • District 1, Midland City Council Member (2001-2010)
  • Mayor ProTem, Midland, TX, 2000-2002
  • Leadership Texas Graduate and Alum, 1999 - Present
  • Midland County Republican Women, Member
  • United Way of Midland, Campaign Chair, 1999; President 1996-97;Past Pres, 1997-98, Board 1996-Present
  • Midland Chamber of Commerce – Board & VP, 1993-1999; Past-Chair of Economic Development


Commissioner Fred Moses
Fred N. Moses
Plano, Texas
Term Expires 02/01/2015
  • Appointed to TDLR Commission, 2003
  • Occupation: President and Chief Executive Officer, Telecom Electric Supply Company
  • Graduate, University of Bridgeport in Connecticut
  • President Emeritus, Plano Community Forum
  • Vice-Chair and Treasurer, Plano Community Home
  • Treasurer, Collin County Youth Charity
  • Collin County Precinct Chair 89
  • Deacon, Shiloh Missionary Baptist, Plano
  • Former Chair, Plano Economic Development Board
  • Former Chair, Plano Chamber of Commerce
  • Member, Collin County Community College Electronic Technology Advisory Committee
  • Member, Bowman Middle School Site Base Improvement Committee


Commissioner Catherine RodewaldCatherine Rodewald
Frisco, Texas
Term Expires 02/01/2017
  • Appointed to TDLR Commission, 2013
  • Northwood University (BBA)
  • Board of the Texas State Board of Public Accountancy (2001-2002, 2007-2013)
  • President – Prudential Asset Resources (2005 – 2013)
  • Managing Dir/Chief Information Officer – Prudential Mortgage Capital (2002 – 2013)
  • Vice President/Chief Information Officer – Hunt Consolidated, Inc. (2000 – 2001)
  • Sr. Vice President and Chief Information Officer – AMRESCO, Inc. (1994 – 1999)
  • Vice Chair – Parkland Foundation
  • Former Chair – Mortgage Bankers Association Commercial Servicing Forum
  • Former board member – Dallas Regional Chamber of Commerce
  • Former board member – Dallas Women’s Foundation


Commissioner Deborah YurcoDeborah Yurco
Austin, Texas
Term expires 02/01/2019
  • Appointed TDLR Commission; 2007
  • Licensed attorney at law in the State of Texas
  • Licensed attorney at law in the State of Florida
  • South Texas College of Law, JD, 1985
  • Florida State University, BS Finance, 1982
  • Board member of the St. David’s Healthcare Foundation
  • Board member of the Junior Austin Women’s Club
  • Past board member and legal counsel for The Women’s Symphony League of Austin
  • Board member and legal counsel for the Alumnae Chapter of the Delta Gamma Sorority, Gamma Beta Chapter at the University of Texas


Commissioner Ravi ShahRavi Shah
Carrollton, Texas
Term expires 02/01/2017
  • Appointed to TDLR Commission: 2011
  • Occupation: Director of Development Services, City of Carrollton
  • University of Texas at Arlington BBA and BS. Architecture
  • Certified Building Official
  • Texas Industrialized Building Code Council, 2003-2011
  • Board of Directors, International Code Council (ICC)
  • Past President, Building Officials Association of Texas
  • Past Chairman, Construction Research & Advisory Committee, UTA
  • Vice Chair, International Accreditation Services (IAS)
  • Associate Member of the American Institute of Architects
  • Chairman of the Sustainability Building Technology Committee

Commissioner Thomas ButlerThomas F. Butler
Deer Park, Texas
Term expires 02/01/2019
  • Appointed to TDLR Commission: 2013
  • Chairman, TF Butler & Company, 2004-present
  • Chairman, Texas Credit Union Commission, 2004-2005
  • Director of Religious Education, St. Hyacinth Roman Catholic Church, 2010-2012
  • President, Diesel Fuel Maintenance Services Inc., 2004-2008
  • Systems Analyst, Butler & Company, 1998-2004
  • Pre-Sentence Investigator, Harris County Adult Probation, 1993-1998
  • Electrician, Brown & Root Industrial Services, 1989-1993
  • Real Estate Sales, Realty World Real Estate, 1987-1989
  • Past Board Member, Texas Community Services
  • Former Vice-Chairman, Republican National Hispanic Assembly (Harris County)
  • University of Houston: BBA - Accounting, BBA - Management Information Systems

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