Commissioner Theresa Daniels


Commissioner District 1
Dr. Theresa Daniel

Commissioner Daniel was sworn in on January 3, 2013 to represent the citizens of Dallas County Road & Bridge District 1. The newly drawn district encompasses some of the most diverse, vibrant, and culturally rich parts of several cities in Dallas County - Dallas, Richardson, Garland, and Mesquite.

Commissioner Elba Garcia


Commissioner District 4
Dr. Elba Garcia

Commisioner Garcia was elected to serve as Dallas County Commissioner by the citizens of District 4 in November 2010, becoming the first Latina ever to serve on the Dallas County Commissioner’s Court.



County Judge
Clay Jenkins

Dallas County Judge Clay Lewis Jenkins began his first term in office on January 1, 2011. A first-time public official, Judge Jenkins brings business acumen, legislative experience, and an unparalleled commitment to the office of County Judge.

Health and
Human Services
Zachary Thompson

The mission of the Dallas County Department of Health and Human Services is to protect the health of the citizens of Dallas County through disease prevention and intervention, and through promotions of a healthy community and environment.



Human Resources

Our purpose is to make a difference in the community, to make Dallas County a better, safer, and more enjoyable place to live. And it’s our employees who make that happen.

Executive Director
Juvenile Department
Dr. Terry S. Smith

Mission Statement: To assist referred youth in becoming productive, law abiding citizens, while promoting public safety and victim restoration.

The Dallas County Juvenile Department is beginning the dawning of a brand new day in adopting an organizational culture, implementing a programmatic emphasis, and refocusing our business operations to put YOUTH FIRST!


Public Works
Alberta Blair, P.E.

Our Mission is to improve the quality of life of our customers by effectively planning, developing, implementing and administering approved regional transportation projects.


Lupe Valdez

The Dallas County Sheriff's Department is the chief law enforcement agency in Dallas County and has been for more than 164 years.


Tax Assessor/
John R. Ames, CTA


The Dallas County Tax Office is committed to providing excellent customer service. You may also visit one of our many convenient locations.

Dallas County
Facilities Management

Facilities Management is the pulse of Dallas County. We manage an estimated 6.7 million square feet on a daily basis. We process over 200,000 work orders annually with a staff of 164 people including technicians, administration, and management. Our department is also responsible for minor construction projects and janitorial contract oversight. We operate 24/7.