Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board
   Board Members  |  Commissioner  |  Agency Info  |  Index A-Z  |  Search:
Generation TX
Military and Their Families
College for all Texans Specialty License Plates
Follow us on twitter
Find us on Facebook
THECB HUB Link Texas.gov Veterans Portal

Add Bookmark
Staff Directory

For your convenience, the divisions and their lead support staff are listed below. You can use the staff look-up feature to search for any Coordinating Board staff member.

Staff Search
First Name:    Last Name:    

Lead Staff

Commissioner's Office
Fax: (512) 427-6127   (View All Staff)
Dr. Raymund Paredes Commissioner of Higher Education (512) 427-6101
Linda Battles Associate Commissioner and Chief of Staff (512) 427-6205
Mark Poehl Director, Internal Audit (512) 427-6161
Angelica Reyes Executive Assistant to the Commissioner (512) 427-6104

General Counsel's Office
Fax: (512) 427-6127   (View All Staff)
William Franz General Counsel (512) 427-6143

External Relations
Fax: (512) 427-6127   (View All Staff)
John Wyatt Director, External Relations (512) 427-6586
Lizette Montiel Assistant Director, State Relations (512) 427-6124
Kelly Polden Assistant Director, Communications (512) 427-6119
Program Specialist III (512) 427-
Martha Delgado Administrative Support (512) 427-6111

Deputy Commissioner's Office - Academic Planning and Policy
Fax: (512) 427-6127   (View All Staff)
Dr. David Gardner Deputy Commissioner (512) 427-6155
Dr. Mary Smith Assistant Deputy Commissioner (512) 427-6213
Mary Mitchell Administrative Support (512) 427-6566

Academic Quality and Workforce
Fax: (512) 427-6168   (View All Staff)
Dr. Rex Peebles Assistant Commissioner (512) 427-6520
Cheryl Rosipal Administrative Support (512) 427-6523

Academic Quality
(View All Staff)
Dr. Stacey Silverman Deputy Assistant Commissioner (512) 427-6206
Dr. James Goeman Assistant Director (512) 427-6249
Dr. Reinold Cornelius Assistant Director (512) 427-6156
Cindy Valdez Administrative Support (512) 427-6431

Workforce
Fax: (512) 427-6168   (View All Staff)
Dr. Garry Tomerlin Deputy Assistant Commissioner (512) 427-6226
Donna Carlin Assistant Director (512) 427-6241
Rhonda Hernandez Administrative Support (512) 427-6437
Assistant Director (512) 427-
B. J. Byrom Administrative Support (512) 427-6224

Strategic Planning and Funding
Fax: (512) 427-6147   (View All Staff)
Susan Brown Assistant Commissioner (512) 427-6153
Gary Johnstone Deputy Assistant Commissioner (512) 427-6139
Julie Eklund Deputy Assistant Commissioner (512) 427-6533
Marilyn Hartman Administrative Support (512) 427-6540

Funding
Fax: (512) 427-6147   (View All Staff)
Thomas Keaton Director (512) 427-6133

Strategic Planning
Fax: (512) 427-6147   (View All Staff)
Ginger Gossman Director (512) 427-6452

Educational Data Center
Fax: (512) 427-6447   (View All Staff)
Doug Parker Director (512) 427-6287

College Readiness and Success
Fax: (512) 427-6444   (View All Staff)
Judith Loredo Assistant Commissioner (512) 427-6545
Rosie Capellan Administrative Support (512) 427-6248

Student Success
(View All Staff)
Kristen Kramer Senior Director, College Readiness and Success (512) 427-6216
Suzanne Morales-Vale Director, Developmental Ed/Adult Basic Ed (512) 427-6262
Diana Foose Administrative Support (512) 427-6318
Kendra Horn Administrative Support (512) 427-6208

College Readiness
(View All Staff)
Jerel Booker Senior Director, Educator Quality (512) 427-6247
Natalie Coffey Director, Recruitment and Retention (512) 427-6227
Elizabeth Powers Director, Teacher Quality (512) 427-6535

Deputy Commissioner's Office for Agency Operations and Communications
Fax: (512) 427-6127   (View All Staff)
Deputy Commissioner - Finance and Administration (512) 427-
Sharon Jahsman Administrative Support (512) 427-6114
Director, Continuous Improvement (512) 427-

Human Resources
Fax: (512) 427-6510   (View All Staff)
Director (512) 427-
Cynthia Rivera Human Resources Specialist (512) 427-6189

Financial Services
Fax: (512) 427-6169   (View All Staff)
Assistant Commissioner (512) 427-

Business Services
Fax: (512) 427-6510   (View All Staff)
Karen Taylor Director, Business Operations (512) 427-6192
Kenneth Martin Director, Financial Reporting Analysis (512) 427-6173

Student Financial Aid Programs
Fax: (512) 427-6570   (View All Staff)
Lesa Moller Director, Loan Repayment Programs (512) 427-6366
Janie Miramontes Director, Client Services (512) 427-6352

Grants and Special Programs
Fax: (512) 427-6420   (View All Staff)
Jane Caldwell Director (512) 427-6455

Information Solutions and Services
Fax: (512) 427-6447   (View All Staff)
Sidney Hodgson Assistant Commissioner (512) 427-6305
Heidi Langdon Director, Application Development and Support (ADS) (512) 427-6292
Jerry Kunschik Director, Technology Operations and Planning (TOP) (512) 427-6269
Zhenzhen Sun Director, Client Relations & Delivery Excellence (512) 427-6259


College for all Texans



Site Map | Staff Directory | Employment | Site Policies | TRAIL | Texas.gov | Fraud Hotline
Public Information Requests
1200 E. Anderson Lane, Austin, TX 78752 - P.O. Box 12788, Austin, TX 78711-2788 - (512) 427-6101
©2014 THECB