Weatherford Living

PCRW welcomes trooper

The Parker County Republican Women are “excited” to have guest speaker Dub Gillum, a senior trooper with the Texas Highway Patrol, speaking to the community on Thursday at 11:30 a.m.

Lunch will be served.

Gillum has been stationed in Granbury for the past 24 years. He currently serves as the Safety Education and Public Information Officer for DPS as well as the Disaster and Emergency Management Coordinator for eight counties and Comanche Peak Nuclear Power Plant.

The majority of Gillum’s time is spent educating the public on topics like driving safety, alcohol and drugs and occupant protection.

Gillum is a Police Instructor and holds a Master Police Officer Certification, with specialties in Officer Survival, Dangerous Drugs and Child Transportation Safety.

Gillum graduated from the University of Texas and has been married to his wife, Karen, for 28 years.

They have two daughters and two new grandsons.