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Susan D'Arezzo Sheppard, American Judge. Bar: Texas 1974.

Background

Sheppard, Susan D'Arezzo was born on July 31, 1949 in Fort Sam Houston, Texas, United States. Daughter of Alfred John and Catherine Ann (McBride) D'A.

Education

AB, Bryn Mawr College, 1971; Juris Doctor, University Texas, 1974; postgraduate in business, University Texas, 1986.

Career

Staff attorney, Texas Legislation Council, Austin, 1974-1975; private practice, Austin, 1975-1976; staff attorney, Texas Real Estate Commission, Austin, 1976-1980; associate attorney in private practice, Law Office of David A. Sheppard, Austin, 1980-1987; associate judge, District Court Travis County, Austin, since 1987. Member of advisory board Court Appointed Special Advocates, Austin, since 1989.

Achievements

  • Bar: Texas 1974.

Membership

Member steering committee, treasurer Allandale Neighborhood Association, Austin, 1979-1982. Secretary Mothers Inc., Austin, 1981-1982. Member University Presbyterian Children's Ministries Committee, Austin, 1985-1987.

Member leadership team budget com.Doss Elementary School, Austin, 1991-1992, Parent-Teachers Association newsletter committee Kealing Junior H.S., Austin, 1993-1994. Member Travis County Bar Association (family law section), Travis County Women Lawyers Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: photography, aerobics.

Connections

Married David Ashley Sheppard, October 26, 1974. Children: John A., Ellen M.

father:
Alfred John D'A.

mother:
Catherine Ann (McBride) D'A.

spouse:
David Ashley Sheppard

children:
John A. Sheppard

Ellen M. Sheppard