Texas Extension Specialists Association – Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is the website address? https://tesa.tamu.edu/
  • Who is responsible for the website? Emmy Williams
  • How much are TESA dues? Membership is $20 per year.  New employees are eligible for a complementary First Year Membership and Conference Registration
  • How do I join? Complete the membership form and send to address on form
  • Are assistants and associates eligible for membership? Yes
  • Where do I send my dues? Your chapter director or the TESA membership chairman
  • Who is my chapter director? See below

Extension District Chapter Directors


Main Campus Chapter Directors

  • C1-Ag Communications: Lori Colvin
  • C2-Ag Economics: Emmy Williams
  • C3-Ag Leadership, Education, and Communications: Biological and Ag Engineering: Recreation, Park and Tourism Sciences: Jamie Rae Walker
  • C4-Ag and Environmental Safety, Veterinary Medicine: Saqib Mukhtar
  • C5-Animal Science, Nutrition and Food Science, Poultry Science:
  • C6-Prairie View A&M University: Dawn Burton
  • C7-County Officials Program, 4-H, Leadership Program/TALL:
  • C8– Entomology, Soil and Crop Sciences, Special Programs: Denis Coker
  • C9-AgriLife Extension Information Technology, Rural Sociology
  • C10-Family Development and Resource Management: Angela McCorkle
  • C11– Forestry Science, Horticultural Science: Mengmeng Gu
  • C12– Plant Pathology and Microbiology, Range Ecology, Sea Grant, Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences:

How do I know if someone in my department is eligible to join? Eligibility requirements are under Article III of the TESA constitution: Section 1. Active membership in the Association is voluntary and is available upon payment of dues to all Texas Extension Specialists, Extension Assistants, Extension Associates attached to a department or program unit Department Heads with Extension appointments, and Regional Program Directors

How do I get the information about the annual meeting? Contact one of TESA officers

How do I learn about what happened at the board annual meeting? See “Reports”

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