Gov. Perry Reappoints Three to Commission on Uniform State Laws
Gov. Rick Perry has reappointed three members to the Commission on Uniform State Laws for terms to expire Sept. 30, 2020. The commission participates in the National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws to study and recommend which areas of law should be consistent across all 50 states.
Peter Munson of Pottsboro is president and senior partner at Munson, Munson, Cardwell and Tillett P.C. He is a member of the State Bar of Texas, Grayson County Bar Association, Texas Academy of Family Law Specialists, Texas Association of School Boards Council of School Law Attorneys, and Delta Theta Phi International Law Fraternity. He is a fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation and a life member of the National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws. He is director and chairman of the Grayson County Salvation Army Advisory Board, a member and past president of the Grayson Rotary Club, and past president of the Denison Rotary Club. He is also past district commissioner, past director and past scout master of the Circle Ten Council Boy Scouts of America. Munson received a bachelor’s degree from the University of Notre Dame and a law degree from The University of Texas.
Rodney Satterwhite of Midland is judge of the 441st Judicial District Court of Midland County. He is a member of the State Bar of Texas, Midland County Bar Association, and International and Texas associations of Defense Counsel. He has life member status as a Texas commissioner for the National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws. He is a past director of the Texas Young Lawyers Association, past president of the Midland County Young Lawyers, and a past member of the University of Texas Chancellors Council Executive Committee. He is also a past community advisor for the Junior League of Midland, past campaign chairman for the Midland American Cancer Society, and past director of the United Way of Midland. He served in the U.S. Army. Satterwhite received a bachelor’s degree and law degree from The University of Texas at Austin.
Karen Roberts Washington of Dallas is an attorney, mediator and arbitrator at Thorpe, Hatcher and Washington. She is a member of the State Bar of Texas, American Law Institute and Texas Employment Lawyers Association. She is a master for the William “Mac” Taylor American Inn of Court and a sustaining life fellow of the Dallas Bar Association. She is also a volunteer for Westwood Junior High and Richardson High School, the Dallas Women’s Foundation, Richardson Symphony League and Altrusa International of Downtown Dallas. Washington received a bachelor’s degree from Texas Tech University and a law degree from The University of Texas School of Law.