Judicial Commission on Mental Health

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Kristi Taylor

Executive Director

Kristi Taylor started with the Supreme Court in 2006 as the Supreme Court Staff Attorney for Children, Youth and Families and was instrumental in laying the groundwork for the Children's Commission, which was established in 2007. Kristi later served as Assistant Director focusing her efforts on the well-being of children in foster care by staffing issues such as mental health, psychotropic medication, disproportionality and... Read more

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Julie Liddell

Staff Attorney

Julie Liddell joined the Judicial Commission on Mental Health as staff attorney in May 2018.  Before joining the Commission, Julie served as staff attorney to the Honorable Cindy Bourland on the Third Court of Appeals handling primarily criminal and family-law matters. Julie has also served on the Court of Criminal Appeals, first as briefing attorney to the Honorable Cathy Cochran... Read more

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Brandi Withers

Executive Assistant

Brandi Withers joined the Judicial Commission on Mental Health as an Executive Assistant in June 2018.  Before joining the Commission, Brandi began her state career in 2006 at the University of Texas System in the Office of General Counsel and later at the University of Texas at Austin in Open Records.  Brandi earned her Paralegal Certification from the University of... Read more