Democratic Candidates March 5, 2024 Primary

Filing has ended for the March 5, 2024 Democratic Primary!

Here are the Democrats that filed locally, plus the occupations they listed on their filing forms.  An asterisk denotes the incumbent.


Constable, Precinct 1 

*David Lois Peterson – Constable, Precinct 1

Lorenzo Faustino Gonzalez – Police Officer


Constable, Precinct 2 

*Michael Torres – Constable, Precinct 2


County Commissioner, Pct 1 

*Debbie Gonzales Ingalsbe – County Commissioner, Pct 1

Alyssa Renee Ramirez – Public Health Consultant


County Commissioner, Pct 3 

Rebecca Chandler Minnick – Real Estate Agent


Judge, 453rd District Court 

*Sherri Kay Tibbe – Judge, 453 District Court


Judge, 483rd District Court 

Joseph Aragon – Attorney

Sarah Katherine Brandon – Attorney

Alicia G. Key – Attorney


Judge, County Court at Law 3 

*Elaine Sommers Brown – Judge, Co Court at Law 3


Justice of the Peace 1-1 

Jo Anne Marie Prado – Justice of the Peace 1-1*

Nicholas “Nico” Scott Costilla – Legal Assistant


Justice of the Peace 2-2 

*Celedonio “JR” Mendoza Jr – Justice of the Peace 2-2

Amanda Kristin Calvert Lead – Legal Assistant

Juana Maria Flores – Justice Court Administrator

Paul Andrew Hill – Attorney

Andrea “Dre” Villescaz – Business Owner



Daniel C. Law – Law Enforcement

Alexander Villalobos – Chief of Staff


State Representative HD45 

*Erin Alisa Zwiener – Student

Eusebio “Chevo” Pastrano- Attorney


Tax Assessor-Collector 

Jennifer Marie Escobar- Retired

Vianna Lynn Garza – Hays Co Property Tax Supervisor

Cynthia Ann Millonzi- Deputy Director Hays County

Jesusa “Jessica” Sanchez – DA Office (Intake)