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 

936-435-8205

Counselors, Crisis Response Team

7

Kilgore

Sherri  Wright

swright@esc7.net

903-988-6809

8

Mt. Pleasant

Heather McGregor

hmcgregor@reg8.net

903-575-2731

9

Wichita Falls

Kathy Harvey

Michael Chapman

kathy.harvey@esc9.net

Michael.chapman@esc9.net

940-322-6928

Counselors; College & Career Readiness; Crisis Response Team

CTE

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

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

Vacant

Administrative Specialist in Counseling Services at ESC 13

14

Abilene

Nancy Galle

ngalle@esc14.net

325-675-7007

325-668-4261

Counselor

Vicki Hayhurst

vhayhurst@esc14.net

CTE

Zan Wilson

zwilson@esc14.net

325-675-8620

Title I, State Assessment, 504

Rose Burks

rburks@esc14.net

325-675-8620

Rod Pruitt

rpruitt@esc14.net

15

San Angelo

Carol Stevens

carol.stevens@esc15.net

325-481-4047

Counselors, Migrant

16

Amarillo

Robin Terry

robin.terry@esc16.net 

806-677-5157

Counselors, Migrant

17

Lubbock

Janet Thornton

(as of 2/28/18)

jthornton@esc17.net 

Office: 806-281-5881

Cell: 806-892-1900

HB 5

Turnaround Team/Accountability and School Improvement; Title I

18

Midland

Jennifer Timme

jtimme@esc18.net

432-561-4301

Cell: 432-266-0166

Helping coordinate and build counselor services at ESC 18; Secondary Counselor Services; ELAR consultant

Andy Sustaita

asustait@esc18.net

432-567-3248 rolls to my cell

School Counselor/ Behavioral Specialist

Leadership / School Board Training

Chapter 37 Discipline, Law, and Order

Elizabeth Garza

egarza@esc18.net

432-567-3287

School Safety

Patrick Shaffer

pcshaffer@esc18.net

432-561-4323

CTE

Donna Heiser

dheiser@esc18.net

432-561-4357

Transition Specialist

Special populations

19

El Paso

Adriana Escobedo

aescobedo@esc19.net

Office: 915-780-5322

CTE

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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