Congratulations to Elaine Jefferson. On Wednesday Elaine was appointed associate municipal court judge by Mayor Annise Parker and city council.
Jefferson, formerly of the Greater Houston Partnership, will oversee traffic and docket cases.
Jefferson is the wife of METRO board member Dwight Jefferson, who is also a former state district judge.
Both Elaine and Dwight are graduates of the University of Texas School of Law.
During the appointment confirmation at city hall, Mayor Parker said she was happy to see another member of the Jefferson family actively involved in service to the city.