School of Social Work

Scott Ryan, MSW, MBA, PhD

Dean and Professor

Dean Scott Ryan

Debra Woody, PhD

Senior Associate Dean and Associate Professor

Debra Woody

Research Interests: Substance Abuse, School Based Social Work Services

Office of Academic and Student Affairs

Diane Mitschke, PhD, MSW

Associate Dean for Academic and Student Affairs

Associate Professor and Interim Director for Graduate Programs

Personal Pronouns: She/Her

Diane Mitschke

Research Interests: Health and Mental Health of Vulnerable Populations; Refugee and Immigrant Health and wellness

James Johnson

Coordinator of Academic and Student Affairs

Personal Pronouns: He/Him

James Johnson

Master of Social Work Program

Diane Mitschke, PhD, MSW

Associate Dean for Academic and Student Affairs

Associate Professor and Interim Director for Graduate Programs

Personal Pronouns: She/Her

Diane Mitschke

Research Interests: Health and Mental Health of Vulnerable Populations; Refugee and Immigrant Health and wellness

Ginger Jackson

Administrative Assistant I

Ginger Jackson

Phone #: 817-272-2135

Undergraduate Programs

Allison Tomlinson, PhD, LCSW-S

Director of Undergraduate Programs

Assistant Professor of Practice

Allison Tomlinson

Research Interests: Maternal incarceration, stress theory and non-normative family stress, couple and marriage dynamics in African American families, and mental health.

David Waters

Undergraduate Programs Administrative Assistant

David Waters

Office of Field Education

Dawnetta Smith, Ed.D. MSW

Assistant Dean for Field Education

Assistant Professor of Practice

Dawnetta Smith

Trinka Christensen

Coordinator II

Trinka Christensen

Phone #: 817-272-3610

Natalie Mangham, MSW

Field Advisor III

MSW Foundation Students

Natalie Mangham

Monica Brown, MSW

Field Advisor III

Advanced MSW Children & Families and CAP Students

Monica Brown

Sharon Martin, LMSW

Field Advisor III

BSW Students and Advanced MSW Health & Aging Students

Sharon Martin

Hector Ramos, MSW

Field Advisor III

Advanced MSW Mental Health/Substance Abuse Students

Hector Ramos

El’lesse Thurman

Administrative Assistant I

El'lesse Thurman

Office of Advising and Student Success

Patrice Green, LMSW

Coordinator

Personal Pronouns: She/Her

Patrice Green

Christopher Clark

Academic Advisor I

Christopher Clark

Phone #: 817-272-3647

Valerie Adame, LMSW

Academic Advisor III

(BSW Students – Last Names A-C) and (MSW Students - Last Names A-Ca)

  Valerie Adame

Maresia Davis, MSW, MPP

Academic Advisor III

(MSW Students – Last Names Ce-I)

Maresia Davis

Cleondria Marable

Academic Advisor III

(MSW Students – Last Names Pi-Z)

Cleondria Marable

Mark Frazier, MSW

Academic Advisor III

(BSW Students – Last Names D-Me)

Mark Frazier

Toy Howard

Academic Advisor III

(MSW Students – Last Names J-Phi)

Toy Howard

Office of Research and Faculty Affairs

Katherine Sanchez, PhD

Associate Dean for Research and Faculty Affairs

Associate Professor

Katherine Sanchez

Research Interests: Integrated health care, mental health disparities, implementation science, health services research, behavioral health issues of disparity populations, cultural and linguistic competency in mental health services, social work in medical settings and disease management, motivational interviewing and other brief clinical interventions, and the role of social work in chronic disease care.

Aaron Hagedorn, PhD

Assistant Dean for Research and Faculty Affairs

Aaron Hagedorn

Sherry A. Willis

Administrative Assistant I

Sherry Willis

Phone #: 817-272-3921

Doctoral PhD Program

Keith Anderson, PhD

Program Director

Keith Anderson

Research Interests: Emotional and physical well-being of older adults and their caregivers; home and community-based services for older adults; creative interventions to improve qualify of life in later life.

Center For Addiction and Recovery Studies (CARS)

Debra Woody, PhD

Senior Associate Dean and Associate Professor

Debra Woody

Research Interests: Substance Abuse, School Based Social Work Services

Sherry Bobo, LCSW-S

Center Coordinator

Sherry Bobo

Phone #: 817-272-9780

Sheniqua Daniels

Senior Program Assistant

Sheniqua Daniels

Phone #: 817-272-9761

Robyn Granger, LMSW

Social Worker I

Robyn Granger

Phone #: 817-272-9775

Brittany Meredith, LCSW-S

Social Work Supervisor

Brittany Meredith

Phone #: 817-272-9773

Shelly Mota, LMSW

Social Worker II

Shelly Mota

Phone #: 817-272-9724

Melissa Patel, LMSW, LCDC

Social Work Supervisor

Melissa Patel

Phone #: 817-272-9776

Laura Terry, PhD

Research Associate

Laura Terry

Phone #: 817-272-9778

Michelle Young, LMSW, ACPS, CTTS

Social Work Supervisor

Michelle Young

Phone #: 817-272-9774

Office: Bass Center Tower 2

Office of Communications and Community Outreach

Antwan Williams, JD

Manager

Personal Pronouns: He/Him

Antwan Williams

Phone #: 817-272-6708

Office: SWCB 119

Research Interests: Public Policy, Law, Military History, Veteran Care, Social Entrepreneurship, History, Culture and Geopolitical Issues in Sub-Sahara Africa, Caribbean and South America, African-American Military History

Darlene Santee, MSSW

Admissions Coordinator

Personal Pronouns: She/Her

Darlene Santee

Leslie Reyna

Admissions Counselor III

Leslie Reyna

Phone #: 817-272-1475

Shereeta Jones

Admissions Counselor III

Shereeta Jones

Phone #: 817-272-9488

Valerie Hill

Communications Assistant

Valerie Hill

Phone #: 817-272-6346

Office: SWCB 123

Coral Simpkins-Mims

Special Events Coordinator, Community Outreach, Marketing

Coral Simpkins-Mims

Phone #: 817 -272-5226

Office: SWCA 116

Doughlas Gutierrez

Communication Assistant for Digital Media & Video Production

Doughlas Gutierrez

Phone #: 817-272-6288

Office: SWCB 122

Dolores Bevins

Administrative Assistant

Dolores Bevins

Phone #: 817-272-1044

Office of Administration and Business Operations

Nelda Lawson

Manager

Nelda Lawson

Gina Gonzalez-Wilson

Administrative Assistant I

Gina Gonzalez-Wilson

Technology/Web Support Services

John Sevier

Web Developer

John Sevier

Phone #: 817-272-6352

Office of Analyses and Resource Planning

Arthur Go

Director, Academic Resource Planning (SSW)

Arthur Go

Phone #: 817-272-9547

Julie Gray, PhD

Coordinator

Julie Gray

Phone #: 817-272-1767

Connie Quintana

Accountant III

Connie Quintana

Phone #: 817-272-2687

Lisa Wagner

Accountant III

Lisa Wagner

Phone #: 817-272-3183

SPEAK Program

Richard Hoefer, PhD

Professor

Research Interests: Program Evaluation; Nonprofit Management; Social Policy; Comparative Social Policy; and Nonprofit Advocacy

Jessica Leech

Coordinator - SPEAK Program

Jessica Leech

Title IV-E Project and LCCA/LPCA Project

Kimberly Evans, MSW, LCSW

Coordinator – Title IV-E Stipend Program

Kimberly Evans

Erin Findley, LMSW

Coordinator III, Special Programs LCCA/LCPA Project

Erin Findley

Tiara Thomas, PhD, LMSW

Coordinator - Title IV-E Program

Tiara Thomas

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