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Administrative Team Directory

Office of Administration and Operations

Location: SWCA 211

Nelda Lawson

Nelda Lawson
Manager

817-272-3949

Gina Gonzalez-Wilson

Gina Gonzalez-Wilson
Administrative Assistant I

817-272-1491

James Johnson

James Johnson
Administrative Assistant I

817-272-3181

Technology/Web Support Services

Location: GACB 119 | Website

Gerri Crain

Gerri Crain
IT Specialist

817-272-9487

Jaime Palma

Jaime Palma
Web Developer

817-272-6352

Office of Academic and Resource Planning

Location: SWCA 211

Arthur Go

Arthur Go
Director, Academic Resource Planning (SSW)

817-272-9547

Julie Gray

Julie Gray, PhD
Coordinator

817-272-1767

Connie Quintana

Connie Quintana
Accountant III

817-272-2687

Lisa Wagner

Lisa Wagner
Accountant III

817-272-3183

Office of Academic Affairs

Location: SWCA 211

Debra Woody

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

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 | News/Events | Communications |

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

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

Natalie Mangham

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

Bachelor of Social Work Program

Location: SWCA 301 | Website

Regina T. Praetorius

Regina T. Praetorius, Ph.D., LMSW-AP
Associate Professor
Director of Undergraduate Programs

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
Director of Graduate Programs

Faculty Profile

Ginger Jackson

Ginger Jackson
Administrative Assistant I

817-272-2135

PhD of Social Work Program

Website

Zhen Cong

Zhen Cong, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Associate Dean for Research and Faculty Affairs

Faculty Profile

Holli Slater

Holli Slater, PhD
Assistant Dean for Research and Faculty Affairs

817-272-0987

Valerie Adame

Valerie Adame
PhD Program Administrative Assistant

817-272-3921

Office of Advising and Student Success

Location: SWCA 319 | Website

Angelina Martin

Angelina Martin
Administrative Assistant

817-272-3647

Chris Kilgore

Chris Kilgore, PhD
Writing Resource Coordinator

Faculty Profile

Patrice Green

Patrice Green, LMSW
Interim Coordinator
MSW Students - Last Names J-L and Mc;
Fort Worth Cohort Students

Tiara Thomas

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

Maresia Davis

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

Keiana Green

Keiana Green, LMSW
Undergraduate Program Advisor III
BSW Students - Last Names L-Z

Arrione Clarke

Arrione Clarke, LMSW
Undergraduate Program Advisor III
BSW Students - Last Names A-K

Amy Lopez

Amy Lopez, LMSW
Advanced Graduate Advisor III
Adjunct Professor

Office of Research and Faculty Affairs

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

Zhen Cong

Zhen Cong, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Associate Dean for Research and Faculty Affairs

Faculty Profile

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
PhD Program Administrative Assistant

817-272-3921

Electronic Library

Location: UTA Central Library, Room 516 | Website

Brooke Troutman

Brooke Troutman
Librarian

Center for Child Welfare

Location: SWCB 101 | Website

Maria Scannapieco

Maria Scannapieco, PhD, MSW
Professor
Director of Center for Child Welfare

Faculty Profile

Lydia Lazarky

Lydia Lazarky
Administrative Assistant II

817-272-5179

Karen Jones

Karen Jones, LMSW-AP
Title IV-E Coordinator

682-800-3439
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 Professor and Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
Director

817-272-9474
Faculty Profile

Sherry Bobo

Sherry Bobo, LCSW
Center Coordinator

214-645-0914

Sheniqua Daniels

Sheniqua Daniels
Senior Program Assistant

214-645-0919

Laura Frank Terry

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

Stacy Green

Stacy Green, LCSW
Social Work Supervisor
New Connections

214-645-0931

Keith Hennard

Keith Hennard, BSW
Social Worker I
Prevention

214-645-0919

Sylvia Dominguez-Santillan

Sylvia Dominguez-Santillan, MSW
Social Worker I
Life Connections / New Connections

214-645-0937