Civil Service Commission

Expiration Appointment Source Date of Appointment Term (Year)
Gloria Arriaga
December 31, 2015 Commissioners Court May 13, 2014 2
Gina M. Elliot
December 31, 2013 Commissioners Court February 7, 2012 2
Joseph P. Gimblet
December 31, 2013 Commissioners Court February 7, 2012 2


The Bexar County Civil Service Commission and the Sheriff's Civil Service Commission have authority to adopt, publish, and enforce rules regarding the selection and classification of county employees including:
  • Competitive examination
  • Promotions, seniority, and tenure
  • Layoffs, and dismissals
  • Disciplinary actions
  • Grievance procedures
  • Other matters relating to the selection of county employees and procedural and substantive rights, advancement, benefits, and working conditions of county employees
They provide employees with an opportunity of fair and equitable employment opportunities, job protection, due process, and an avenue of appeal.


For additional information regarding Civil Service Rules and Regulations please refer to Chapter 158 of the Texas Statutes; Chapter A for County Civil Service and Chapter B for the Sheriff's Department Civil Service.