The Friends of the Atascocita Library Annual Meeting will be held Tuesday, May1, at 7:00PM at the Atascocita Library.There will be a short business meeting, which will include election of officers and presentation of the budget for 2012 – 2013. Harris County Precinct 4 Commissioner R. Jack Cagle will be the guest speaker. He has spent more than 20 years working with and serving the citizens of Harris County Precinct 4 as an attorney, as an elected judge and now serving as county commissioner.
Commissioner R. Jack Cagle was sworn in to serve as County Commissioner on October 3, 2011. Until his appointment to Commissioners Court, Cagle served eleven years as Judge of Harris County Civil Court at Law No. 1. Harris County voters elected him to the bench countywide in 2000 and reelected in 2002, 2006, and 2010. As judge, Commissioner Cagle consistently earned high ratings from the Houston Bar Association and has earned numerous awards from legal, business, political and community groups.
Twice recognized as "Judge of the Year" by law enforcement groups, Cagle was also recognized by the Mexican American Bar Association of Houston. He served as an officer in the Association of Women Attorneys. He was elected by his peers to be Administrative Judge for the County Civil Courts and as President of the Texas Association of County Court at Law Judges.
Commissioner Cagle is a graduate of Rice University with triple majors in Economics, History and Managerial Studies. He is a graduate of Baylor Law School.
He has been married to Janet for 30 years and they have three children: Richard, Victoria and Elizabeth.