Governor Abbott Appoints Gimble To Texas Judicial Council

July 2, 2019 | Austin, Texas | Press Release | Appointment

AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Jon Gimble to the Texas Judicial Council for a term set to expire June 30, 2025. The council studies the court system in Texas and looks for methods to improve while also investigating and reporting on matters referred to the council relating to the court system.

Jon Gimble of Waco is serving his second term as the District Clerk of McLennan County. He is secretary of the McLennan County Bail Bond Board and a member of the District Court Alliance of Texas, and has served two years on the State Board of the County and District Clerks Association of Texas. He is a board member of the Waco Symphony Orchestra, former volunteer for Habitat for Humanity, and former board member of the Waco Performing Arts Alliance and the Waco Kiwanis Club. Gimble received a Bachelor of Business Administration in accounting from Tarleton State University and has actively served in the Texas State Guard for nine years – deploying for hurricane Harvey, Operation Border Star, and twice for Operation Lone Star.