Texas Education Service Center

Regional Counseling Specialist Contacts

 

ESC

Home Office

Contact Name

e-mail

Phone Number

Areas of Expertise/Responsibility:

1

Edinburg

Joe Castillo

jmcastillo@esc1.net

2

Corpus Christi

Dr. Alexis Gutierrez

Elsa Hofstetter

alexis.gutierrez@esc2.us

elsa.hofstetter@esc2.us

361-561-8612

361-561-8604

ESSA, Title III, CTE, Counseling

3

Victoria

Amy Shedd

ashedd@esc3.net 

361-573-0731

Counseling & Mental Health,

CTE, CCMR, Parent Involvement

4

Houston

LaShonda Evans

lashonda.evans@esc4.net

Office: 713.744.6380

Cell: 832.860.9982

5

Beaumont

Maris Peno

mpeno@esc5.net

Office: 409-951-1723

Cell: 409-658-6604

CTE, Counselor PK-12, College Career Readiness, Accountability/School Improvement, Coordinated School Health

6

Huntsville

Sherri Treadway

streadway@esc6.net 

Office: 936-435-8205

Cell:  281.793.7507

Counseling, Mental Health, Crisis Response, Title IV MHBH Grant support

7

Kilgore

Sherri  Wright

swright@esc7.net

903-988-6809

Ruby Richardson

rdrichardson@esc7.net 

903-988-6822

Counseling, Mental & Behavioral Health, Title IV MHBH Grant

8

Mt. Pleasant

Amy Stewart

astewart@reg8.net

903-575-2719

9

Wichita Falls

Melissa Hoepfner

Lacy Murphey

melissa.hoepfner@esc9.net

lacy.murphey@esc9.net 

Cell: 940-782-1913

940-322-6928

Mental Health; Elementary Counselor

High School Counselors; CCRM Specialist

10

Richardson

Susan Delarosa

susan.delarosa@region10.org

972-348-1216

Counselors K-8, YMHFA, Crisis Response Team

Brandi Fennell

brandi.fennell@region10.org

972-348-1208

Counselors 9-12, CCMR, Crisis Response Team

11

Fort Worth

Dr. Sandy Benavidez

sbenavidez@esc11.net

817-740-3607

Counselors, School Safety, CCMR, YMHFA, Crisis Response Team Leader, Mental Health Supports, Foreign Transcripts, K-16 programming, Chapter 37, HB5, HB3

12

Waco

Jeni Janek, LPC

jjanek@esc12.net

Office: 254-297-1124

Cell: 254-224-7145

School Crisis Response Team Leader, School Safety, ApplyTexas, Dual Credit/CCMR

Heather Wheeler

hwheeler@esc12.net

979-324-1344

School Crisis Response, School Safety, CTE, Title IV A

13

Austin

Tisha Kolek

Tisha.Kolek@esc13.txed.net

tkolek@esc13.net (for Google Drive)

512-919-5377

Coordinator of Guidance at ESC 13, with College & Career and CTE

Jenny Brockway

Jenny.Brockway@esc13.txed.net or jbrockway@esc13.net (for google drive)

512-919-5112

Administrative Specialist in Counseling Services at ESC 13

14

Abilene

Nancy Galle

ngalle@esc14.net

325-675-7007

325-668-4261

Title IV School Safety State Initiative

Vicki Hayhurst

vhayhurst@esc14.net

CTE

Zan Wilson

zwilson@esc14.net

325-675-8620

Title I, State Assessment, 504

Christye Gannaway

cgannaway@esc14.net

325-675-7021

Title IV Rural School Mental Health

Rod Pruitt

rpruitt@esc14.net

Title IV School Safety State Initiative

Angi Thomas

athomas@esc14.net

325-675-8676

SPED Behavior

15

San Angelo

Carol Stevens

carol.stevens@esc15.net

325-481-4047

Counselors, Migrant

16

Amarillo

Robin Terry

Mandy Abernethy

robin.terry@esc16.net 

mandy.abernethy@esc16.net

806-677-5157 R

806-677-5144 M

Counselors, School Safety, Mental Health, Assessment

17

Lubbock

Scotta Knight

sknight@esc17.net 

806-281-5816

Counselors, School Improvement

Janet Thornton

jthornton@ensc17.net 

Principals, School Improvement

18

Midland

Adela Vasquez

avasquez@esc18.net

432-561-4301

Title IV School Safety State Initiative

Elizabeth Garza

egarza@esc18.net

432-567-3287

School Safety, Title IV School Safety State Initiative

Patrick Shaffer

pcshaffer@esc18.net

432-561-4323

CTE

Mary Groomer

(Lead Contact)

mgroomer@esc18.net

432-567-3209

TIV MH & BH; Counselor Services, SPED Transition

John Harris

jharris@esc18.net

432-567-3252

School Counselor/ SPED Behavior

19

El Paso

Adriana Escobedo

Kimberly Guerrero

aescobedo@esc19.net

koguerrero@esc19.net

915-780-5322

915-780-5334

College Career Readiness

Title IV School Safety State Initiative

20

San Antonio

Ravae Shaffer

Ravae.Shaeffer@esc20.net 

Tracy Reinen

Tracy.Reinen@esc20.net 

TEA/TSCA Liaison

Rohanna Sykes

rsykes@kleinisd.net

713-894-2883

832-484-4167

TCA

Executive Director

Jan Friese

jan@txca.org

512-472-3403 ex 11

800-580-8144 ex 11

LSSSCA

Executive Director

Sylvia Lopez

sylvia-lopez03@sbcglobal.net 

214-499-4403 (c)

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