Our Story

  • Established in 1976 as the Texas Society of Patient Representatives (TSPR) and managed for many years by Texas Hospital Association and later a THA subsidiary, HealthShare / THA
  • Affiliated with the American Hospital Association’s National Society for Patient Representation and Consumer Affairs (NSPRCA) which, in the mid-1990s, became the Society for Healthcare Consumer Advocacy (SHCA). TSPR subsequently became the Texas Alliance for Patient Services (TAPS)
  • Incorporated as a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization in 2002
  • Honored by the Society for Healthcare Consumer Advocacy with the Chapter Recognition Award in 2009 and 2010

Past Presidents

2015      Francisco Gonzalez

2014     Jamie Hogge

2013     Sandi Sands/Jamie Hogge

2012     Peggy Creany

2011       Seana George

2010       Gerardo DeLeon

2009       Kyle Whitaker

2008       Carol H Silva

2007       Georgia B White

2006       Ana Maria Hernandez

2005       Gail Spivey

2004       Kelli Hughes

2003       Kelli Hughes

2002       Dava W Cloudt

2001       Joan L Arnim

2000       Sandra Keith

1999       Stella Jauregui

1998       Frida Moszkowicz Wilson

1997       AnnaMary Lindsey

1996       Sarah Mulkey

1995       Mary Helen Morris

1994       Carla Wade

1993       Leslie Bean

1992       Ben Welmaker

1991       Marsha LeGrand

1990       Carmen Hicks

1989       Beverly Philo Conway

1988       Michele Dulcie

1987       Carolyn Thompson

1986       Dolores Cardenas

1985       Ginny Gremillion

1984       Beverly Philo Conway

1983       Susan Jensen

1982       Norma Resneder

1981       Nancy Foster

1980       P J Baldwin

1979       Mary Ann Naaman