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Faculty & Staff

Administrative Team Directory

Dean's Office

Location: SWCA 211

Nelda Lawson

Nelda Lawson
Coordinator

817-272-3949

Ginger Jackson

Ginger Jackson
Senior Office Assistant

817-272-3944

Gina Gonzalez

Gina Gonzalez-Wilson
Administrative Assistant

817-272-1491

Connie Quintana

Connie Quintana
Accountant

817-272-2687

Lisa Wagner

Lisa Wagner
Accountant

817-272-3183

Technology/Web Support Services

Location: GACB 104

Gerri Crain

Gerri Crain
IT Specialist

817-272-9487

Ann Hoang

Ann Hoang
Web Developer

817-272-6352

Development Office

Char Duncan

Char Duncan
Development Assistant

817-272-2228

Office of Academic Affairs

Location: SWCA 211

Debra Woody

Debra Woody
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

817-272-9474 
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Rita Hay

Rita Hay
Assistant 

817-272-0789

Diana Hooten

Diana Hooten
Coordinator of Assessment

817-272-1767

Office of Recruitment/Admissions

Location: SWCA 303 | Website

Darlene Santee

Darlene Santee
Admissions Coordinator

817-272-5209

Michael Brown

Michael Brown
Admissions Counselor/Recruiter

817-272-9488

Dolores Bevins

Dolores Bevins
Admissions Support Specialist II

817-272-1044

Office of Field Education

Location: SWCA 301 | Website

Jane Hickerson

Jane Hickerson
Assistant Professor in Practice
Assistant Dean of Field Education

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Amy Wicklund

Amy Wicklund
Advisor III, BSW and MSW Field Education

817-272-6194

Sambo Klauth

Sambo Klauth
BSW and MSW Field Education Advisor III

817-272-6854

Barbara Saenz

Barbara Saenz
Administrative Assistant

817-272-3533

Bachelor of Social Work Program

Location: SWCA 301 | Website

Regina Praetorius

Regina Praetorius
Associate Professor
BSW Program Director

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Master of Social Work Program

Location: SWCA 301 | Website

Diane Mitschke

Diane Mitschke
Associate Professor
MSW Program Director

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Doctor of Social Work Program

Location: SWCA 313 | Website

Beverly Black

Beverly Black
PhD Program Director

817-272-3928
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Nancy Ashenhart

Nancy Ashenhart
PhD Program Assistant

817-272-3928

Office of Advising and Student Success

Location: SWCA 319

Jennifer Malone

Jennifer Malone
Program Coordinator

817-272-7232

Chris Kilgore

Chris Kilgore
Writing Resource Coordinator

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Susan Terry

Susan Terry
Administrative Assistant

817-272-3647

Marlene Waage

Marlene Waage
Diversity Certificate Program Academic Advisor III

817-272-6273
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Patrice Green

Patrice Green
MSW Academic Advisor III
Traditional/On-campus Students Advisor

817-272-2423

Tiara Thomas

Tiara Thomas
MSW Academic Advisor III
Online, Distance Ed. Cohort Advisor

817-272-6328

Stacia Stratman

Stacia Stratman
BSW Academic Advisor III

817-272-1706
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Felicia Savala

Felicia Savala
BSW Academic Advisor

817-272-3316

Electronic Library

Location: UTA Central Library, Room 410 | Website

John Dillard

John Dillard
Social Work and Social Science Librarian

817-272-7518

Office of Research and Community Outreach

John Bricout

John Bricout
Associate Dean for Research and Community Outreach

817-272-2170
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Dorienne Reeves

Dorienne Reeves
Communications Assistant

Professional Development Program

Location: SWCA 104 | Website

Richard Hoefer

Richard Hoefer
CAN-DO Director

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Kirstin Bradfield

Kirstin Bradfield
Special Programs Coordinator II

817-272-5356

Valerie Adame

Valerie Adame
Support Specialist II

817-272-5356

Center for Child Welfare

Location: SWCB 101 | Website

Maria Scannapieco

Maria Scannapieco
Center for Child Welfare Director

817-272-3535
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Lydia Lazarky

Lydia Lazarky
Administrative Assistant II

817-272-5179

Karen Jones

Karen Jones
Title IV-E Coordinator

817-272-3925
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Holly Durham

Holly Durham
Field Liaison

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Lorie White

Lorie White
CPS Field Instructor

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Center for Clinical Social Work

Location: SWCB (South Side) | Website

Alexa Smith-Osborne

Alexa Smith-Osborne
Center for Clinical Social Work Director

817-272-2165
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Marcela Gutierrez

Marcela Gutierrez
Faculty Associate

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Jacqueline Burse

Jacqueline Burse
Project Manager

Heather Leona Peterson

Heather Leona Peterson
Clinical Research Manager

Scott Sainato

Scott Sainato
Clinical Research Manager

Sister Paula Ude

Sister Paula Ude
Clinical Research Manager

Tracey Barnett

Tracey Barnett
Clinical Project Manager

817-272-2165

Arati Maleku

Arati Maleku
Project Manager

817-272-2165

Center for Advocacy, Nonprofits, and Donor Organizations (CAN-DO)

Website

Richard Hoefer

Richard Hoefer
CAN-DO Director

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Arati Maleku

Arati Maleku
Graduate Research Assistant

817-272-2165

Shannon Sliva

Shannon Sliva
Graduate Research Assistant

John Yowell

John Yowell
MSW Intern

Center for Addiction and Recovery Studies (CARS)

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

Debra Woody

Debra Woody
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

817-272-5228
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Sherry Bryson

Sherry Bryson
Center Coordinator

214-645-0914

Haydee Hall

Haydee Hall
Social Work Supervisor - Prevention

214-645-0932

Talaun Simmons

Talaun Simmons
Social Work Supervisor - Intervention

214-645-0927

Marilyn Sanchez

Marilyn Sanchez
Program Assistant

214-645-0935

Sheniqua Daniels-Rose

Sheniqua Daniels
Senior Program Assistant

214-645-0919

Carolina Maldonado

Carolina Maldonado
Bilingual Case Manager

214-645-0917

Michelle Young

Michelle Young
Prevention Specialist

214-645-0913

Laura Frank

Laura Frank Terry
Research Associate

Center for African American Studies (CAAS)

Location: Swift Center, Suite 129 | Website

Schnavia Hatcher

Schnavia Hatcher
CAAS Director

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Ann Hunt

Ann Hunt
Administrative Assistant

214-272-9368