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Oklahoma City, OK

Sept 29 – Oct 1, 2023

TFRW Convention
Irving Convention Center

October 11-14, 2023

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Mendenhall Community Center
November 14, 2023


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Aug 30, 2023

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Speakers Bureau

The speakers on this list have spoken to either the Texas Federation of Republican Women, the Greater Houston Council of Federated Republican Women or local Republican Women’s clubs.  If you would like to recommend a speaker to be added to this list, please contact Alice Melancon at almelancon@sbcglobal.net.  Please put Greater Houston Council in the subject line of your email.

Please provide the speaker’s name, organization speaker represents, possible topics to be covered and contact information for the speaker.

Please report any errors in the Speakers’ Bureau list to Alice Melancon at almelancon@sbcglobal.net.

Thank you.



(These are speakers who have spoken at Greater Houston Council meetings or at meetings of local Republican Women’s Clubs.  You are encouraged to research each speaker for suitability for your group.)

Nick Adams  Foundation for Liberty and Greatness (FLAG)
The Foundation for Liberty and American Greatness (FLAG) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to promoting and providing high-quality civics education that informs students and families about the greatness of America and the power of the American Dream.
Contact info:  info@flagusa.org  ( There is sometimes a fee for his speaking engagements.) www.flagusa.org

Jeffrey Addicott – Director of Center for Terrorism Law at St. Mary’s Law School
He is the author of several books on Terrorism
Contact by phone  210-436-3523

Arrow Child and Family Ministries—Debra Tengler
Speaks about Human Trafficking
Visit website  www.arrow.org  or  Phone   (281) 210-1500


Jacquie Baly  TV & Radio Personality/Professor/Public Affairs & Media Relations Expert/Appointee of Gov. Greg Abbott
Website  www.balyprojects.com
Contact 281 265 6753

Senator Paul Bettencourt (Texas Senate District 7)
Speaks on various topics including tax reform
Contact him at 713-263-6100

Josh Blackmon
Speaks on Constitutional Law


Camp Hope, Houston PTSD
Camp Hope provides interim housing for our Wounded Warriors, veterans and their families suffering from combat related PTSD in a caring and positive environment.
Contact:  832-912-4429 or info@btanow.com.
Website   www.ptsdusa.org/camp-hope/

Carlson, Don
Speaks about his wide range of legislative, international and political experience spanning 34 years on Capitol Hill.

Rafael Cruz
Info Coming Soon…

Debra Coffee (TFRW Board member)
Speaks about the return of her father’s remains from the Viet Nam War in 2017.
Contact her at  dcoffey@smartstartinc.com

Curtis Collier  with Border Watch
Speaks about border security and human trafficking
Contact him at 281-787-4637

Christi Craddick  Texas Railroad Commission
Contact her on website www.christicraddick.com


Michael Dokupil—Chair of North Korea Division of Human Rights Foundation
Contact at 713-961-4076


Judge Ed Emmett—Former Harris County Judge
Speaks on Harris County Emergency Preparedness, Infrastructure, etc. Contact him on website www.judgeemmitt.org

Catherine Englebrecht Oversight and Government Reform
832.444.7701 or email catherine@truethevote.org


Fisher House Houston   Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center I, II, & III
Contact  2002 Holcombe Boulevard  Houston, TX 77030
Frank Kelley
(713) 794-8095

Free the Captives Faith Based organization fighting Human Trafficking
Free the Captives is a faith-based 501(c) nonprofit fighting teenaged sex trafficking in Houston.
Contact on website  www.freethecaptiveshouston.com



God’s Garage a Non-Profit garage.
They repair vehicles for single mothers, widows, and wives of deployed military with no labor costs.  They also give vehicles away to qualifying recipients.
Contact at Email: godsgaragecar@yahoo.com  or Tel: 936-276-0165






Terri Jaggers—Executive Director of Hope’s Path
Helps those who have aged out of the foster child program (ages 18-26)




Lone Star Battle Buddies
Lone Star Battle Buddies Rescue is a non-profit, no-kill, volunteer dog rescue organization serving the San Antonio, Texas and surrounding areas. Those dogs with the right attributes are then trained as service dogs and placed at no cost with our nation’s veterans, or a family member that is in need of a service animal.
Contact at email lonestarbattlebuddies@yahoo.com  or phone 210-725-5092


Judge Debra Mayfield Harris County Civil Court #1
She tells her story from the Hispanic/Republican point of view
Contact her at 713-368-6610

Dr. Marlene McMillan  “Political Correctness” and how it has affected our language and culture
Visit her website www.whylibertymatters.com for information and to contact her

Steve Mitby
Attorney who speaks about the American Judiciary
Contact him at smitby@azalaw.com  or Phone 713-655-1101

Jacob “Jake” M. Monty
A leading immigration attorney.  He provides an overview of issues regarding DACA, the border fence, etc.
Contact him at info@montyramirezlaw.com or 281-493-5529








Pregnancy Assistance Center North
Nonprofit pregnancy medical care for pregnancy decisions  (located near The Woodlands)
Phone 281-367-1518

Bob Price
Associate editor and senior political news contributor for Breitbart Texas
Contact him at bob@bobprice.com




Republican National Committee   Texas’ Committeewoman Toni Anne Dashielle
Contact form is on her website  www.toniannedashielle.com

Republican Party of Texas– Alma Jackson Vice Chair Republican Party of Texas
Contact her through the Republican Party of Texas website

Christopher Riggs  “Trade War!  Just Starting or Simply the Next Chapter?”
President and Co-Founder Alphalytics Research
Contact at  info@alphalyticsresearch.com

Chief Judge Lee H. Rosenthal,
US District Judge for the Southern District of Texas Houston Division


Orlando Sanchez, Harris County Treasurer 
Tells his story from the Hispanic/GOP Point of View  email  osanchez@hctx.net or phone  713-755-5120


Texans for Lawsuit Reform
Contact Kristie Vazquez, Speakers Bureau, Texans for Lawsuit Reform 713/963-9363

Texas Federation of Republican Women President   www.tfrw.org
Complete speaker request if wish an officer to attend

Texas Human Legislative Network
An organization that advocates for animal protection, THLN is the only state based nonprofit* sta that can lobby for animals in the capitol and ensure animals are considered at the ballot box.
Contact at 1-888-548-6263 or email laura@texashumanenetwork.org

Bill Tofte author of Little Red Book about the Little-Read Constitution
Contact him at wftbooks@gmail.com

True the Vote–initiative to get citizens involved in the electoral process and election reform
Contact through their website   www.throughthevote.org


Chase Untermeyer
Former Ambassador and Author of book, How Important People Act, as well as several other books.
Contact 713-683-9888



Alan Vera—Ballot Security
One of original founders of True the Vote    Contact him alanv@tqba.com


Lieutenant Wende Wakeman The Texas Rangers
Lt. Wakeman is the highest ranking female in the Texas Rangers.  Contact her through messenger on her Facebook page.

Representative James White  “Mental Health and Our Criminal Justice System”
Contact info  phone  (512) 463-0490

Dr. Wally Wilkerson—Chair of the Montgomery County Republican Party
Having served as County Chair for over 50 years, he can speak of history of Republican Party in Texas   Contact him at Montgomery County Republican Party   934-441-5621 or drwally@mcrp.org