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Staff directory

The commission employs 31 staff members in seven functional areas: the executive director's office, compliance, training approval and testing, certification and professional development, public information, financial services and information technology.

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Executive Director's Office

Tim Rutland, Executive Director (512) 936-3812   Send e-mail  Tim's bio
Deborah Cowan, Executive Assistant (512) 936-3812   Send e-mail  Deb's bio
Alma Craig, Human Resources Officer (512) 936-3841   Send e-mail  Alma's bio


Paul Maldonado, Manager (512) 936-3830   Send e-mail  Paul's bio

Field Offices

Map of commission regions / Fire departments by region

Rick Wallace, Compliance Officer
Region 2, Plains and West Texas
(512) 944-3111   Send e-mail  Rick's bio
Lamar Ford, Compliance Officer
Region 3, North Central Texas
(512) 944-3113   Send e-mail  Lamar's bio
Robert Manley, Compliance Officer
Region 4, Northeast Texas
(512) 825-9640   Send e-mail  Bob's bio
Fred Green, Compliance Officer
Region 5, East Central Texas
(512) 944-3110   Send e-mail  Fred's bio
Ernie Null, Compliance Officer
Region 6, Houston and Galveston Area
(512) 775-6561   Send e-mail  Ernie's bio
Tim Gardner, Compliance Officer
Region 7, South Texas and Rio Grande Valley
(512) 944-3109   Send e-mail  Tim's bio

Training Approval and Testing

Joyce Guinn, Supervisor (512) 936-3816   Send e-mail  Joyce's bio
Cliff Grant, Auditor (512) 936-3819   Send e-mail  Cliff's bio
Sammie Penrod, Customer Support Specialist (512) 936-3817   Send e-mail  Sammie's bio
Annalise Mendez, Customer Support Specialist (512) 936-3818   Send e-mail  Annalise's bio
Tim Brown, Customer Support Specialist (512) 936-3815   Send e-mail  Tim's bio

Certification and Professional Development

Sylvia Miller, Manager (512) 936-3825   Send e-mail  Sylvia's bio
Jim Humphres, Certification Specialist (512) 936-3826   Send e-mail  Jim's bio
Kristen Borthwick, IFSAC/Renewals Specialist (512) 936-3828   Send e-mail  Kristen's bio

Public Information

Mark Roughton, Public Information and Injury Reporting (512) 936-3850   Send e-mail  Mark's bio
Amanda Ramos, Education, Research and Outreach Specialist (512) 936-3833   Send e-mail  Amanda's bio

Curriculum Development

Grace Wilson, Senior Curriculum Specialist (512) 936-3824   Send e-mail  Grace's bio
David Alexander, Curriculum Specialist (512) 936-3823   Send e-mail  David's bio

Financial Services

Financial Services Manager, vacant
Denise Alvarez, Senior Accountant (512) 936-3844   Send e-mail  Denise's bio
Nancy Love, Accountant (512) 936-3843   Send e-mail  Nancy's bio
Colin Epperson, Purchaser (512) 936-3846   Send e-mail  Colin's bio

Information Technology

Mohammed Adams, Senior Programmer/IRM (512) 936-3838   Send e-mail  Mohammed's bio
Robert Reese, Systems Support Specialist/ISO (512) 936-3838   Send e-mail  Robert's bio
Derrell Beasley, Programmer (512) 936-3838   Send e-mail  Derrell's bio
Christopher Perkins, Programmer (512) 936-3838   Send e-mail  Chris's bio


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