Mission Statement:   “The Texas Association of Licensed Investigators is an organization that promotes and encourages the highest standards of professionalism among licensed private investigators through information, education, training, legislative action, membership support and networking.”


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Commendations Chair:

 Bill Ferguson   [email protected]

Director of Education and Training:

Carla Edwards   [email protected]

Elections Chair:


Legislative Chair:

Randy Kildow   [email protected]
Michael Depew (Board Liaison/Co-Chair)     [email protected]

Membership Assessment Officers:

Barbara Renteria     [email protected]
Martin Renteria        [email protected]

Treasurer and TBCI Chair:

Kimberly Bates, TBCI     [email protected]

Social Media Chair:

Connie Vogler  [email protected]

Sponsor and Vendor Chair:

Catherine Torrez   [email protected]

TALI Photographer:

Gil Torrez  [email protected] 

TBCI Program Chair:

Kimberly Bates, TBCI    [email protected]

The Texas Investigator Magazine Editor:

Ivan Vikin  [email protected]

Unlicensed Activity Chair:

Michael Depew  [email protected]


2021 Midwinter Seminar Chairs


2021 Annual Conference/ 50th Anniversary Celebration Chair:


Catherine Torrez, TBCI      [email protected]

  • Board of Directors Liaison:  Bob Washington
  • Training and Education Chair:  Manny Reyes
  • Vendor/Sponsor Representative: 
  • Vendor/Sponsor Representative:
  • Member Representative:  Kelly Riddle, TBCI
  • Member Representative:  Kimberly Deras
  • Member Representative:  Carol Tharp, TBCI
  • Member Representative:  George Bray
  • Member Representative:  Tammy Aston