Jun 22, 2023
On the latest episode of An Honorable Profession, co-host Ryan Coonerty sits down with Bexar County, TX, District Judge Monique Diaz to discuss her path to public service, the unique role of judges in Texas politics, and Judge Diaz's admirable work in curbing domestic violence and advocating for families. They talk about Judge Diaz's former career as an attorney representing low income families, domestic violence survivors, and small businesses, as well as her motivation to serve her community in a different capacity as a city attorney and, eventually, as District Judge. Judge Diaz discusses her goals to build a holistic and preventative judicial system, and she reflects on her significant role representing young, Latina women in judicial positions and how she hopes to inspire future generations of leaders. Tune in to this captivating episode as we unravel the powerful story of Judge Monique Diaz, a true champion for justice, reform, and the pursuit of a better tomorrow!