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Lisa Holbrook

President, Texas PTA

Lisa Holbrook was elected Texas PTA President in 2016. A proud Houstonian, she is the mother of two grown children and has served at all levels of PTA. One of her favorite roles is being a Master Presenter for Texas PTA’s Ready, Set, Achieve parent programs.

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Adult prisons are no place for youths

The consequences for criminal behavior by minors should not be delivered within the adult criminal justice system. Seventeen-year-olds are not adults. Their behavior should be handled in the juvenile justice system where their parents can be engaged in the process and where the approach is more rehabilitative than punitive.