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Faculty and Staff


Administrative Team Directory

Dean's Office

Location: SWCA 211

Nelda Lawson

Nelda Lawson
Office of Administration and Operations
Manager

817-272-3949

Arthur Go

Arthur Go
Director, Academic Resource Planning (SSW)

817-272-9547

Gina Gonzalez-Wilson

Gina Gonzalez-Wilson
Administrative Assistant I

817-272-1491

Connie Quintana

Connie Quintana
Accountant III

817-272-2687

Lisa Wagner

Lisa Wagner
Accountant III

817-272-3183

James Johnson

James Johnson
Administrative Assistant I

817-272-3181

Laura Kelley

Laura Kelley
Administrative Assistant I

817-272-2226

Technology/Web Support Services

Location: GACB 119 | Website

Gerri Crain

Gerri Crain
IT Specialist

817-272-9487

Ann Hoang

Ann Hoang
Web Developer

817-272-6352

Office of Academic Affairs

Location: SWCA 211

Debra Woody

Debra Woody, PhD
Associate Professor and Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

817-272-9474
Faculty Profile

Kirstin Bradfield

Kirstin Bradfield
Coordinator I

817-272-0789

Office of Admissions, Recruiting, Communications and Community Outreach

Location: SWCB Southside | Admissions Website | News/Events Website |

Antwan Williams

Antwan Williams, JD
Manager of Communications, Recruiting, Admissions and Community Outreach

817-272-6708

Darlene Santee

Darlene Santee, MSSW
Admissions Coordinator

817-272-5209

Michael Brown

Michael Brown
Admissions Counselor III

817-272-9488

Leslie Reyna

Leslie Reyna
Admissions Counselor III

817-272-1475

Dolores Bevins

Dolores Bevins
Administrative Assistant

817-272-1044

Ruben Espiricueta

Ruben Espiricueta
Communications Assistant

817-272-6288

Joanna Yang

Joanna Yang
Special Events/Marketing Coordinator

Office of Field Education

Location: SWCA 301 | Website

Dawnetta Smith

Dawnetta Smith, Ed.D. MSW
Assistant Professor in Practice
Assistant Dean for Field Education

Faculty Profile

Susan Terry

Susan Terry
Administrative Assistant

817-272-3533

Amy Lopez

Amy Lopez, LMSW
Field Advisor III
Advanced MSW students; Fort Worth Cohort

817-272-6194

Natalie Mangham

Natalie Mangham, MSW
Field Advisor III
BSW and Foundation MSW Students

817-272-3790

Bachelor of Social Work Program

Location: SWCA 301 | Website

Regina T. Praetorius

Regina T. Praetorius, PhD, LMSW-AP
Director of Undergraduate Programs and Associate Professor

Faculty Profile

Trinka Christensen

Trinka Christensen
Undergraduate Programs Assistant

817-272-3613

Master of Social Work Program

Location: SWCA 301 | Website

Diane Mitschke

Diane Mitschke, PhD, MSW
Associate Professor
MSW Program Director

Faculty Profile

Ginger Jackson

Ginger Jackson
Administrative Assistant I

817-272-2135

Doctor of Social Work Program

Website

Debra Woody

Debra Woody, PhD
Associate Professor and Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

817-272-9474
Faculty Profile

Valerie Adame

Valerie Adame
Administrative Assistant

817-272-3921

Office of Advising and Student Success

Location: SWCA 319 | Website

Kennedie Bright

Kennedie Bright
Administrative Assistant

817-272-3647

Chris Kilgore

Chris Kilgore, PhD
Writing Resource Coordinator

Faculty Profile

Patrice Green

Patrice Green, LMSW
MSW Academic Advisor III
MSW Students - Last Names J-L and Mc;
Fort Worth Cohort Students

817-272-2423

Tiara Thomas

Tiara Thomas, LMSW
MSW Academic Advisor III
MSW Students - Last Names M-Z
LCU and ASU Cohorts;
PhD Students

817-272-6328

Maresia Davis

Maresia Davis
MSW Academic Advisor III
MSW Students - Last Names A-I

817-272-6273

Stacia Elders

Stacia Elders, MSW
Undergraduate Programs Advisor III

817-272-1706

Arrione Clarke

Arrione Clarke, LMSW
Undergraduate Programs Advisor III

817-272-3316

Office of Research and Faculty Affairs

Location: GACB 108 | Office of Research | Professional Development |

Holli Slater

Holli Slater, PhD
Assistant Dean for Research and Faculty Affairs

817-272-0987

Gretchen Ward

Gretchen Ward, LMSW
Social Sciences Research Associate

817-272-5356

Valerie Adame

Valerie Adame
Administrative Assistant

817-272-3921

Electronic Library

Location: UTA Central Library, Room 516 | Website

Brooke Troutman

Brooke Troutman
Librarian
brooke.troutman@uta.edu

Center for Child Welfare

Location: SWCB 101 | Website

Maria Scannapieco

Maria Scannapieco, PhD
Center for Child Welfare Director

817-272-3535
Faculty Profile

Lydia Lazarky

Lydia Lazarky
Administrative Assistant II

817-272-5179

Karen Jones

Karen Jones, LMSW-AP
Title IV-E Coordinator

817-272-3925
Faculty Profile

Lorie White

Lorie White, LMSW
CPS Field Instructor

Faculty Profile

Center for Addiction and Recovery Studies (CARS)

Location: 6363 Forest Park Road, Bass Level A 226, Dallas Texas 75235 | Website

Debra Woody

Debra Woody, PhD
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

817-272-5228
Faculty Profile

Sherry Bryson

Sherry Bryson, LCSW
Center Coordinator

214-645-0914

Marilyn Sanchez

Marilyn Sanchez
Program Assistant

214-645-0935

Sheniqua Daniels-Rose

Sheniqua Daniels
Senior Program Assistant

214-645-0919

Laura Frank

Laura Frank Terry, PhD
Research Associate

214-645-0913

Martha Brand

Martha Brand, LCSW
Social Work Supervisor
Life Connections

214-648-7382

Michelle Young

Michelle Young, LMSW, ACPS
Social Work Supervisor
Prevention

214-645-0932

Alison Robinson

Alison Robinson, LMSW
Social Worker II
New Connections

214-648-7368

Rosemary Baker

Rosemary Baker, MSW
Social Worker II
New Connections

214-648-7368

Aqulla Powell

Aquilla Powell, MSW
Social Worker I
Life Connections Case Manager

214-645-0937

Stacy Green

Stacy Green
Social Work Supervisor
New Connections

214-645-0931

Keith Hennard

Keith Hennard
Social Worker I
Prevention

214-645-0919