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Interstate Commission for Adult Offender Supervision | Ensuring Public Safety for the 21st Century



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Signed into law:
June 11, 2001


David Gutierrez



Compact Administrator

Pamela Thielke

Compact Administrator / Parole Division Director


Deputy Compact Administrator

Brandon Watts

DCA / Assistant Director


Tina Balandran

DCA / Director

Tina BalandranPhoto


State ICOTS Administrator

TX - ICOTS Administrator

ICOTS Administrator


Compact Office

Shawn Frye

Offenders: A-G


Jocelyn Angton

Offenders: H-P


Vacant -

Offenders: Q-Z


John Mullaney

Program Specialist


Victims’ Representative

Victim Services Division

Victim Services Division


State Council


Brody Burks, Chair, Texas Commissioner, Governor’s appointee
Pamela Thielke, Compact Administrator, Director Texas Department of Criminal Justice Parole Division
Tina Balandran, Deputy Compact Administrator, Director Texas Interstate Compact
Honorable Michael Keasler, Judge, Texas Court of Criminal Appeals
David G. Gutierrez, Chair Texas State Council, Chairman of The Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles
Pam Alexander-Schneider, Victims Representative, Founder and CEO of Lubbock Victim Assistance Services, Inc.
Jim Murphy, Texas State Representative
Konni Burton, Texas State Senator

Meeting Documents




Probation: Community supervision fee is not less than $25 or more than $60 per month.
Additional fees may be required.
Texas Government Code Chapter 103 - Additional Court Fees and Costs:

Parole: Parole supervision fee of $10 per month and an administrative fee of $8 per month.
Additional fees may apply for certain offenses and required programing or treatment based on conditions of supervision.
Texas Government Code Chapter 508 – Parole and Mandatory Supervision:


Parole: No application fee.

Probation: Application fee varies by jurisdiction.