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                                                                                    WITNESS LIST

            County Affairs Committee

            November 16, 2016 - 10:00 AM

            Child Protective Services


                                 Brown, Vanessa (Self; Texas Department of Family  & Protective Services)

                                 Estrada, Leinady (Self; Texas State Employees Union)

                                 Garcia, Nora (Self; Texas State Employee Union)

                                 Gonzalez, Liliana (Self; Texas State Employees Union)

                                 Lopez, Stephanie (Self)

                                 Patel, Dimple (TexProtects: The Texas Association for the Protection of Children)

                                 Sanders, Kimberly (Texas State Employee Union)

                                 Watson, Maleeta (Self; Tseu)


                                 Asbury, Cynthia (Self)

                                 Benson, Shametta (Self; TSEU)

                                 Cumberbatch, April (Texas State Employees Union)

                                 Drozd, Marilyn (Self)

                                 Edwards, Michael (TSEU)

                                 Evens, Kristin (Self)

                                 Francis, Will (National Association of Social Workers - Texas Chapter)

                                 Griffin, Tamela (Health and Human Services Commission)

                                 Guidry, Sarah (Self; Earl carl institute at Texas Southern University)

                                 Irvin, Bradford (Self)

                                 Jones, Aurora (Travis County Civil District Courts)

                                 Lacefield lewis, Lauren (HHSC)

                                 Margolin, Ann (Tex Protects)

                                 McCown, Scott (Self)

                                 Mendez, Lisa (TSEU)

                                 Perez, Elena (Self)

                                 Richards, Ellen (Austin Travis County Integral Care)

                                 Votaw, Mary (Self; Texas State Employees Union)

                                 Whitman, Hank (DFPS)

                                 Wyatt, Toni (Self)

                 Registering, but not testifying:


                                 Rice, Rebecca (Self)


                                 Blackmore, Lynn (DFPS)

                                 Blackstone, Kristene (CPS)

                                 Carver, Roya (Cps centralized placement unit coordinator)

                                 Cleveland, Tria (Self)

                                 Eckstein, Deece (Travis County Commissioners Court -- Resource Witness Only)

                                 Giardino, Timothy (DFPS)

                                 Hillman, Michelle (Self)


                                                                                    WITNESS LIST


                                 Johnson, Sheniqua (DFPS)

                                 Kanne, Lisa (DFPS)

                                 Kimbrough, Michelle (Travis county Parenting in Recovery/ Family Drug Treatment Court)

                                 Palomino, Irma (Self; Texas state employees union)

                                 Sadler, Jerri (Self)

                                 Subia, Lisa (DFPS)

                                 Wilson, Columba (Self)

                                 Woodruff, Trevor (DFPS)

            DPS and Criminal Justice Reform


                                 Pardue, Craig (Self)


                                 Deitch, Michele (Self)

                                 Fabelo, Tony (Council of State Governments, Justice Center)

                                 Gnaedinger, Amanda (Texas Criminal Justice Coalition)

                                 Hansch, Gregory (National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Texas)

                                 McCraw, Steve (Texas Department of Public Safety)

                                 Natarajan, Ranjana (Self)

                                 Stamm, Alex (UT School of Law Civil Rights Clinic)

                                 Washington, Craig A. (Self)

                                 Woods, Ashton p. (Black Lives Matter: houston)

                 Registering, but not testifying:


                                 Mitchell, Kathy (Texas criminal justice coalition)

                                 Moore, Chas (Self; Austin justice coalition)