With many years of working experience, Sandye Brown assists to achieve justice at GC

Sandye Brown at the District Attorney's Office back in the late 1990s.

Above the previous 20 decades, there have been a good deal of adjustments at the Grayson County District Attorney’s Business from the people today in the office’s elected guide to the technological know-how utilized to try to the circumstances. But there have been some constants and one particular of those people has been Senior Employees Assistant Sandye Brown.

A graduate of Texas A&M College at Commerce with a diploma in English and Journalism, Brown didn’t established out to be a lawful eagle. She minored in education and learning but understood that most likely was not what she was going to do both.

“It was kind of a backup strategy so I knew I wouldn’t starve,” she reported and laughed. She mentioned her mother and father felt better understanding she had that again up plan. Right just after graduation she temped at businesses in Grayson County and then used a couple of several years in the insurance coverage business enterprise right before eventually being advised there was an opening at the Grayson County District Attorney’s Place of work in April of 1998.

Bob Jarvis was the district attorney again then and hired her.

“IT was incredibly quick paced. It was an intense training in the position, That was in advance of we experienced automatic and computerized a large amount of the functions,” Brown said.

Sandye Brown

She labored as the secretary for County Courtroom-at-Regulation 1 for 3 months and then was promoted to help get tackle all of the household violence misdemeanor cases.

That was suitable about the time that the legislature designed a independent offense for relatives violence. Right before that assaults have been just assaults. 

The regulation, Jarvis stated, was new to everyone.

“And I needed anyone I could have confidence in to perform these situations. I selected Sandye. I had her and my investigator, Jerry Wright place collectively a education notebook for legislation enforcement. We had several conferences the place the 3 of us educated them about the new legislation and procedures.