TxDMV Board

The nine-member Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) Board is appointed by the governor with the advice of the senate, who also designates one board member to serve as chair. The board elects one of its members to serve as vice chair. In accordance with Texas Transportation Code §1001.021(b), board members must include:

  • One county tax assessor-collector
  • Two franchised auto dealers of different vehicle classes
  • One independent auto dealer
  • One representative from the vehicle manufacturing or distribution industry
  • One representative from the motor carrier industry
  • One county/city law enforcement representative
  • Two customer (public) representatives

Board Members

Guillermo "Memo" Treviño

Guillermo "Memo" Treviño

Memo Treviño is president of Southern Distributing, a multi brand beer and soft drink distributor. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of BBVA Compass USA, the Board of Trustees of Rice University, and is current President of the Boy’s and Girl’s Clubs of Laredo, Texas.

He previously served as a Director of the San Antonio Branch of the Dallas Federal Reserve and as a member of the Board of International Bank of Commerce. He has also served as president of the Laredo Chamber of Commerce, the Laredo Development Foundation, the Washington’s Birthday Celebration Association, and as Jefe de los Caballeros de la Republica del Rio Grande. He also serves or has served as a member of the Board of the Texas Alliance of Boys and Girls Clubs, the Texas A&M International University College of Business Administration’s Business Advisory Council, Casa de Misericordia shelter for victims of domestic violence, and the Bishop of Laredo’s Diocesan Finance Council. Trevino earned a bachelor of arts degree in English from Rice University and received an Option II MBA from the University of Texas at Austin.

Memo Treviño was appointed in September 2015 by Governor Abbott for a term to expire on February 1, 2021.


Charles Bacarisse

Charles Bacarisse

Charles Bacarisse, of Houston, is vice president of major gifts at Houston Baptist University. He is a board member of the Association of Fundraising Professionals – Houston Chapter and a former board member of the Texas Department of Information Resources.

Bacarisse served for 13 years as the District Clerk of Harris County, and is a former board member of County and District Clerks Association of Texas, Neighborhood Centers Inc. and Downtown Houston Association. Bacarisse received a Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Fine Arts from Southern Methodist University.

Charles Bacarisse was appointed in March 2019 by Governor Abbott for a term to expire on February 1, 2025.


John M. Prewitt

John M. Prewitt

John M. Prewitt of Cypress is president of Tideport Distributing, Inc. in The Woodlands. He is a member of the Texas Trucking Association Board of Directors, former board of director and member of Austin Jaycees, and former vice-chairman of finance of Arrowmoon District of the Boy Scouts of America. Prewitt received a Bachelor of Science in economics from Oklahoma State University and a Master of Business Administration from The University of Texas at Austin.

He is appointed for a term to expire February 1, 2023.


Stacey Gillman

Stacey Gillman

Stacey Gillman, of Houston, is president of Gillman Companies. She has been a dealer for 25 years, which includes 10 dealerships in four cities in Texas representing 11 new car franchises. She is past chairman of Texas Automobile Dealers Association, Houston Automotive Dealers Association, and the National Dealer Council of Subaru of America.

She is on the board of St. Luke’s United Methodist Church, 1st Tennessee Bank and Buffalo Bayou Partnership in Houston. She was appointed by Governor Perry to serve on the Economic Development Committee. Gillman attended the University of Texas, General Motors Dealer Management Program and National Automotive Dealer Association Dealer Candidate Academy.

Stacey Gillman was appointed in March 2019 by Governor Abbott for a term to expire on February 1, 2025.


Paul R. Scott

Paul R. Scott

Paul R. Scott of Lubbock is president of Fiesta Motors-Fiesta Acceptance. He is a member of Texas Independent Auto Dealers Association and a former member of the board of directors and former chair of the Leadership Giving Committee for Lubbock United Way. He is also former chair of the Missions Committee and Staff Parish Relations Committee of St. Luke’s United Methodist Church and former mission volunteer of Lakeridge United Methodist Church. Scott is a veteran of the United States Army.

He is appointed for a term to expire February 1, 2023.


Brett Graham

Paul R. Scott

Brett Graham, of Denison, is owner and CEO of Graham International. He is a board member of the Texas Association of Business and a member of the Texas Automobile Dealers Association and the Texas Tire Dealers Association. He is a trustee of Pottsboro Independent School District School Board, board secretary of Grayson Central Appraisal District, board chair of Texoma Health Foundation and Denison Development Foundation and a board member of Ameristate Bank. Graham received a Bachelor of Business Administration in marketing and real estate from Baylor University.

He is appointed for a term to expire February 1, 2023.


Shelley Washburn

Shelley Washburn

Shelley Washburn, of Houston, is president of GSM. She is on the executive board of Child Advocates Inc., and a member of the United Way Women’s Initiative and American Marketing Association. She is past president of Women’s Automotive International. Washburn received her Bachelor of Business Administration in marketing from the University of Texas at Austin.

Shelley Washburn was appointed in March 2019 by Governor Abbott for a term to expire on February 1, 2021.


Tammy McRae

Tammy McRae

Tammy McRae, of Conroe, is the Tax Assessor-Collector of Montgomery County. She is vice president – internal of the Tax Assessor-Collectors Association of Texas, member of the Texas Association of Assessing Officers, Texas School Assessors Association, Texas Association of Appraisal Districts, and Government Finance Officers Association.

Additionally, she is a member of Rotary Club of The Woodlands, Montgomery County Area Business Women, The Woodlands Chamber of Commerce, Conroe / Lake Conroe Chamber of Commerce, Magnolia Chamber of Commerce, and Greater East Montgomery Chamber of Commerce. McRae received certification from the Tax Assessor-Collectors Association of Texas and the Board of Tax Professionals & Examiners of Texas.

Tammy McRae was appointed in March 2019 by Governor Abbott for a term to expire on February 1, 2025.


Law Enforcement Representative

Law Enforcement Representative

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