Advisory Board on Barbering Meeting Agenda

Monday, October 5, 2020 at 9:00 a.m.
via Videoconference

This meeting will take place via videoconference and will be broadcast on TDLR’s YouTube channel. If you need materials in an alternate format, contact the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation at least five working days before the meeting date. Phone: (512) 463-6599, E-MAIL:, TDD/RELAY TEXAS: 1-800-relay-VV (for voice), 1-800-relay-TX (for TDD).

Watch the meeting on TDLR's YouTube channel at –

  • Call to order
  • Roll Call, Certification of Quorum and Introductions
  • Advisory Board Member Training
    • Meeting Protocol and Best Practices
    • Public Comments
    • Public Participation
    • Approval of Minutes – February 10, 2020 Meeting
  • Celebration of Louis G. Ayala’s 90th Birthday and 75 Years as a Barber
  • Celebration of the life of Gloria Frazier, Frazier Barber College
  • Celebration of the life of Juan “Johnny” Garcia of South Texas
  • Recognition of Elizabeth “Bebe” Perez Retirement
  • Public Comment
    Any person wishing to address the Board must submit an Email by following the Public Comment Instructions found on the last page of the agenda or located at Emails must be submitted to the Board liaison at by 12:00 PM, Friday, October 2, 2020. TDLR office will not be open for public comment.
  • Staff Reports – Briefing from Staff and discussion:
    • Licensing Division
      • Personnel Updates
      • Statistics
    • Customer Service Division
      • Statistics
    • Enforcement Division
      • Personnel Updates
      • Statistics
      • Case Highlights
    • Education and Examination Division
      • Statistics
      • Update on Rule Change Implementation
      • COVID-19 Update
      • Outreach
    • Regulatory Program Management Division
      • Personnel Updates
      • Current Projects
      • Outreach
    • Field Inspections Division
      • Statistics
      • COVID-19 Response: Virtual Inspections
    • Executive Office
      • COVID-19 Update
      • Strategic Planning Update
      • Sunset Commission Staff Report
      • Communication Outreach Statistics
  • Recommendations for agenda items for the next Advisory Board meeting
  • Discussion of date, time, and location of next Advisory Board meeting
  • Adjournment

The Advisory Board on Barbering will accept public comment for the October 5, 2020 meeting. 

Written comments must be submitted to by no later than 12:00 p.m. on Friday, October 2, 2020. Comments will be provided to the Board members for their review prior to the meeting but will not be read aloud during the public meeting. 

If you wish to address the Board during the public meeting, please provide your contact information to by 12:00 p.m. on Friday, October 2, 2020. During the meeting, you will receive an email with a link/phone number to join the meeting. You will be given no more than three (3) minutes to speak. The presiding officer may reduce the time provided for public comments based on the number of requests received. Ensure that you have a reliable connection and clear audio. 

**Please email your public comment request to **


12:00 PM, FRIDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2020

Email request for Public Comment must include:

  • Agenda Item or Specific Topic
  • Name
  • Telephone number
  • Please indicate whom you are representing. Ex: attorney, yourself or other

Failure to provide the information requested directly above could result in your comment being delayed or taken out of order.

(Including any stats of interest possibly affected by or related to COVID 19 or recent 1500 to 1000 rule changes period from March to present)

(Including any stats possibly affected by or related to COVID 19)

(Summary of 1,500 to 1,000 hour rule change implementation including agency coordination to get it done).