About Us

Inspiring future criminal justice professionals!

The mission of the Texas Public Service Association is to provide Law Public Safety Corrections and Security students with knowledge, skills, leadership, and student growth through real world career preparation, experience, training and competition opportunities.

The purpose of the Texas Public Service Association (TPSA) is to extend learning beyond the classroom for teachers/advisors and students. TPSA is a co-curricular non-profit student organization across the state of Texas. TPSA will provide leadership opportunities and real world experience exposure to high school students through the means of leadership roles and competition. TPSA focuses on expanding the knowledge of current students enrolled in the Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security (LPSCS) Career and Technical Education (CTE) Pathway. TPSA will be composed of 9th through 12the grade students.

Who We Are

The Executive Board

The board manages, organizes, and runs the Texas Public Service Association.

Kira Hassler Newsom
Cari Davis Conwell
Vice President
Michael Sanders
Social Media Coordinator
Matthew Busby
Thomas Helgoth

The Regional Board

The regional board represents regions in the organization and advocates for schools in their region.

Les Bruce
Northwest Regional Representative
David Yanes
Northeast Regional Representative
Melissa Hollingsworth
CentralĀ Regional Representative
Cerjio Martinez
West Regional Representative
Frank Rios
South Regional Representative
Tiffany Sanchez
EastĀ Regional Representative

Guiding Documents

Important documents pertaining to the operation of the Texas Public Service Association.



Code of Conduct


W-9 Tax


Medical Release