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district court judge

Carolyn Louise Ruffino, American district court judge. Bar: Texas 1977. Named Outstanding 4-H Girl, Brazos County 4-H Clubs, Bryan, 1963, Outstanding Woman Brazos County, League of Women Voters, 1981.

Background

Ruffino, Carolyn Louise was born on October 3, 1945 in Bryan, Texas, United States. Daughter of Preston and Callie (Fazzino) Ruffino.

Education

Student in Business Administration, Baylor University, 1972—1974. Juris Doctor, Baylor University, 1976.

Career

Assistant trust office First National Bank, Bryan7, 1976—1977. Private practice College Station, Texas, 1978—1980. Assistant district attorney District Attorney' General’ s Office, Bryan, 1980—1982.

Judge Brazos County Court Law, 1983—1985, 361st District Court, since 1985. Member Brazos County Juvenile Board, since 1983.

Achievements

  • Bar: Texas 1977.

Membership

Secretary Altar Society, 1977—1978. Youth director St. Anthony's Church, Bryan, since 1980. Chairman community affairs Austin Diocese Catholic Women, Austin, 1981—1982.

Chairman board Brazos County Rape Crisis Center, 1982—1985. Advisory committee Bryan Public Library. Board, since 1983; member steering committee Texas Democratic Committee Women, Austin, 1984.

Advisory committee ethics and morals St. Joseph's Hospital, since 1985. Member of American Association of University Women, American Bar Association, Bryan-College Station Chamber of Commerce (advisory board leadership program 1983-1985), Brazos County Bar Association, State Bar Association Texas.

Connections

father:
Preston Ruffino

mother:
Callie (Fazzino) Ruffino