Governor Abbott Appoints Sinclair As District Attorney For 355th Judicial District

March 11, 2019 | Austin, Texas | Appointment

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Ryan Sinclair as District Attorney for the 355th Judicial District in Hood County for a term set to expire December 31, 2020, or until his successor shall be duly elected and qualified.

Ryan Sinclair of Granbury is the first assistant district attorney for the 355th Judicial District Attorney’s Office in Hood County and is an adjutant professor at Southwestern Adventist University. He is president and former vice president of the Hood County Bar Association and a member of the State Bar of Texas, National District Attorneys Association, Texas District & County Attorneys Association, and the American Bar Association. He is board treasurer of the Paluxy River Children’s Advocacy Center, board member of the Hood County Children’s Charity Fund, and a member of Leadership Granbury. Additionally, he is a former board member of Preserve Granbury and the Waco Historic Landmark Preservation Commission. Sinclair received a Bachelor of Business Administration in accounting from Southwestern Adventist University and a Juris Doctor degree from Baylor Law School.

This appointment is subject to Senate confirmation.