BoardMeet your TPS Board of Trustees

All of the members of the Board of Trustees are Texas public servants, keenly aware of the issues that local governments face regarding their insurance needs. Our mission will always be to provide the best combination of pricing and service possible.

- Chairman of the Board, Scott Payne

Gary Earnest: Board MemberGary Earnest assumed the position of Chief Executive Officer of the Taylor County Central Appraisal District in 2014, following 10 years of service as their Chief Operations Officer.  He joined the staff of the CAD in 1994.  Gary has a B.S. in Business and a graduate degree in Organizational and Human Resources Development for Abilene Christian University.  He is active in several state and national professional organizations, as well as numerous local civic and charitable activities.  Gary joined the TPS Board of Trustees in 2014.





Gary Earnest: Chief Appraiser
Taylor County Central Appraisal District 
1534 S. Treadaway
Abilene, TX 79602
Telephone: (325) 676-9381