Austin, TX (STL.News) Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Linda Molina and reappointed David Gutierrez and Ed Robertson to the Board of Pardons and Paroles for terms set to expire Feb. 1, 2027. The board makes parole decisions for Texas prison inmates, determines conditions for parole and mandatory supervision, and makes recommendations on clemency matters to the governor.
Linda Molina of San Antonio is an attorney in private practice at Duarte & Molina, P.C., and she serves as a Municipal Judge for the City of Sandy Oaks, Texas. Previously, she worked as a prosecutor for the Bexar County District Attorney’s office and as Assistant Attorney General for the Office of Attorney General. She is a member of the State Bar of Texas and the San Antonio Bar Association and a gubernatorial appointee to the Texas Medical Board. Molina received a Bachelor of Arts in English and Spanish from Southern Methodist University, a Master of Arts in Spanish from The University of Texas at San Antonio, and a Juris Doctor degree from Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law.
David Gutierrez of Salado has served on the Board of Pardons and Paroles since 2009.