County Judge


The Ellis County Judge has administrative and judicial duties which include:

  • Presiding officer, Commissioners’ Court
  • Chief budget officer
  • Director of Emergency Management
  • Responsible for the administration of County business:
    County communications
    County elections
    Department of County Development
    Engineering and Planning Departments
    Human Resources
    Indigent Health Care
    Information Technology Department
    Purchasing Department
    Law Library
    Texas AgriLife Extension Office
    Veterans Services
  • Officiates weddings
  • Authorizes beer and wine licenses

About Judge Bush