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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

Khia Olatunji

Khia Olatunji
Administrative Assistant I

817-272-2226

Technology/Web Support Services

Location: GACB 119

Gerri Crain

Gerri Crain
IT Specialist

Jaime Palma

Jaime Palma, M.Ed
Web Developer

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

Faculty Profile

Holli Slater

Holli Slater, PhD
Assistant Dean for Academic and Student Affairs

Office of Admissions, Recruiting, Communications and Community Outreach

Location: SWCB Southside | 817-272-1044 | 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

Shereeta Jones

Shereeta Jones
Admissions Counselor

817-272-9488

Valerie Hill

Valerie Hill
Communications Assistant

817-272-6346

Ruben Espiricueta

Ruben Espiricueta
Communications Assistant

817-272-6288

Dolores Bevins

Dolores Bevins
Administrative Assistant

817-272-1044

Office of Field Education

Location: SWCA 301 | 817-272-3533 | Website

Dawnetta Smith

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

Faculty Profile

Trinka Christensen

Trinka Christensen
Coordinator II

817-272-3613

Natalie Mangham

Natalie Mangham, MSW
Field Advisor III

Monica Brown

Monica Brown, MSW
Field Advisor III

Sharon Martin

Sharon Martin, LMSW
Field Advisor III

Hector Ramos

Hector Ramos, MSW
Field Advisor III

Andron Williams

Andron Williams
Administrative Assistant

Bachelor of Social Work Program

Location: SWCA 301 | 817-272-3613 | Website

Regina T. Praetorius

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

Faculty Profile

Tanya Short

Tanya Short
Administrative Assistant I

817-272-3613

Master of Social Work Program

Location: SWCA 301 | 817-272-2135 | 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

Location: GACB 107 | 817-272-3921 | Website

Zhen Cong

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

Faculty Profile

Aaron Hagedorn

Aaron Hagedorn, Ph.D.
Assistant Dean for Research and Faculty Affairs

Sherry A. Willis

Sherry A. Willis
Administrative Assistant I

817-272-3921

Office of Advising and Student Success

Location: SWCA 319 | 817-272-3647 | Website

Patrice Green

Patrice Green, LMSW
Coordinator

Christopher Clark

Christopher Clark
Administrative Assistant I

817-272-3647

Valerie Adame

Valerie Adame, LMSW
Academic Advisor III
(BSW Students – Last Names A-C and MSW Students A-Ca)

Maresia Davis

Maresia Davis, MSW
Academic Advisor III
(MSW Students – Last Names Ce-I)

Mark Frazier

Mark Frazier, MSW
Academic Advisor III
(BSW Students – Last Names D-Me)

Keiana Green

Keiana Green, LMSW
Academic Advisor III
(BSW Students – Last Names Mi-Z)

Toy Howard

Toy Howard, MSW
Academic Advisor III
(MSW Students – Last Names J-Phi)

Tiara Thomas

Tiara Thomas, LMSW
Academic Advisor III
(MSW Students – Last Names Pi-Z)

Office of Research and Faculty Affairs

Location: GACB 108 | 817-272-3921 | Website

Zhen Cong

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

Faculty Profile

Aaron Hagedorn

Aaron Hagedorn, Ph.D.
Assistant Dean for Research and Faculty Affairs

Gretchen Ward

Gretchen Ward, LMSW
Social Sciences Research Associate

817-272-5356

Sherry A. Willis

Sherry A. Willis
Administrative Assistant I

817-272-3921

Center for Child Welfare

817-272-3181 | Website

Maria Scannapieco

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

Faculty Profile

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 | 214-645-0919 | Website

Debra Woody

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

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

Sylvia Dominguez-Santillan

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

214-645-0937