|Jesus A. "Tony" Torres
Garland, TX 75044
Criminal Justice - Secretary
1st Term TSHL
Tony Torres was born in Kingsville, Texas, but has been a resident of Garland, Texas for the last 43 years. Tony has a BBA in Accounting from Texas A&I, (now Texas A&M, Kingsville) and a Master’s Degree in Public Administration from North Texas State University (now University of North Texas). His career was in accounting, auditing and management. He worked for the Defense Contract Audit Agency and the Internal Revenue over a 36 year career with the federal government. He and his wife also operated AZTEC Tortillas and Restaurant, Garland, Texas, for 26 years.
Tony has been and continues to be active in his community, having served on several city and school district boards and commissions over the last 25 years. He recently finished his second term on a Grand Jury for Dallas County. He is a Fourth Degree member of the Knights of Columbus and is a Past Grand Knight.
He has been married to his wife, Lupita, for 46 years. They have a son and a daughter and three grandchildren. His passion has always been public service and continues to be on the TSHL