TAHC Office & Lab Contact Information


Central Office — Austin

Street
2105 Kramer Lane
Austin, Texas 78758
Central Office Map & Directions
Mailing
P. O. Box 12966
Austin, Texas 78711-2966
Telephone
Main: 512-719-0700
Toll-free: 1-800-550-8242
Permits: 512-719-0777
Premises/ Animal ID: 512-719-0733

Central Office Administration & Divisions

  • Animal Health Programs

  • Oversees regional operations, and coordinates response activities for animal disease outbreaks and natural disasters...more.
    • Angela Daniels, D.V.M.
    • Assistant Executive Director for Animal Health Programs
    • 512-719-0732 – Email
    • Russell Iselt
    • Deputy Director for Animal Health Programs & Animal Disease Traceability
    • 512-719-0732 – Email
    • Jeff Turner
    • Director of Emergency Management
    • 512-719-0786 – Email
  • Animal Disease Traceability

  • Ensures a rapid response for animal disease events by maintaining animal premises registration and tagging information...more.
    • Animal Disease Traceability Help Desk
    • 512-719-0733 – Email
    • Russell Iselt
    • Deputy Director for Animal Health Programs & Animal Disease Traceability Manager
    • 512-719-0732 – Email
  • Communications

  • Shares agency news to staff, stakeholders, media and the general public...more.
    • Press Inquiries
    • Communications Department
    • 512-719-0750 – Email
    • Callie Ward
    • Director of Communications
    • 512-719-0750 - Email
  • Epidemiology

  • Protects Texas livestock and poultry from disease by following disease transmission, distribution and eradication...more.
    • Susan Rollo, D.V.M.
    • State Epidemiologist
    • 512-719-0770 – Email
  • Executive Office

  • Oversees all agency operations...more.
    • Andy Schwartz, D.V.M.
    • State Veterinarian and Executive Director
    • 512-719-0704 – Email
    • Larissa Schmidt
    • Chief of Staff
    • 512-719-0701 - Email
    • Myra Sines
    • Deputy Chief of Staff
    • 512-719-0722
    • Carolyn Beck
    • Government Industry Relations/Rules & Policies Specialist
    • 512-719-0760 – Email
  • Financial Services

  • Coordinates all financial services - accounting, strategic planning, purchasing and contracting, payroll and payment processing...more.
    • Steven Luna
    • Director of Financial and Procurement Services
    • 512-719-0700 – Email
    • Fax: 512-719-0769
    • Purchasing Department
    • 512-719-0700
    • Fax: 512-719-0707
  • Human Resources

  • Supports the TAHC’s mission by overseeing the hiring, administration, and training of personnel...more.
    • Pam Armstrong
    • Director of Human Resources
    • 512-719-0723 - Email
    • Fax: 512-719-0783
  • Information Technology

  • Provides access to technological resources necessary for executing the TAHC’s mission...more.
    • Bryan McKay
    • Director of Information Technology
    • 512-719-0700 – Email
  • Legal and Compliance

  • Enforces TAHC’s regulatory policies and manages open records requests...more.
    • Open Records Request
    • Open Records Request for information and/or documents from the Agency, must be in writing. Learn more…
    • General Counsel
    • 512-719-0724 – Email
  • Permits & Program Records

  • Provides livestock, poultry and exotic movement requirements information to veterinarians and the general public. Permits Help Desk...more.
  • Staff Services

  • Serves TAHC personnel in procuring supplies, professional services and coordinating logistics...more.
    • Fabian Landin
    • Director of Staff Services
    • 512-719-0775 – Email
    • Fax: 512-719-0729

TAHC Region Offices

To speak with someone in your local regional TAHC office, please choose your county from the following list.


Region Office Location Phone Management
Amarillo Region 3822 Business Park Drive
Amarillo, TX 79110
Phone: 806-354-9335
Fax: 806-354-2809
Region Director, Sherri Gress, D.V.M.
Supervising Inspector, Ty McCoy
Beeville Region 1824 South Washington Street
Beeville, TX 78102
Phone: 361-358-3234
Fax: 361-358-0101
Interim Region Director, Joe Burkett III, D.V.M.
Supervising Inspector, Dexter Sumpter
Laredo Region 500 E Mann Rd., Suite B7
Laredo, TX 78041
Phone: 956-568-5741
Fax: 956-568-5237
Region Director, Muzafar Makhdoomi, D.V.M.
Supervising Inspector, Bart Stockbridge
Rockdale Region 130 East Bell Street
Rockdale, Texas 76567
Phone: 512-446-2507
Fax: 512-446-5373
Region Director, Tommy Barton, D.V.M.
Supervising Inspector, Ryan Brockenbush
Stephenville Region 942 Bluebonnet St.
Stephenville, Texas 76401
Phone: 512-556-6277
Fax: 512-556-6415
Region Director, Pete Fincher, D.V.M.
Supervising Inspectors, Roger Immenhauser & Jeff Stevens
Sulphur Springs Region 1400 College Street, Suite 133
Sulphur Springs, TX 75482
Phone: 903-919-3748
Fax: 903-919-3663
Region Director, Hank Hayes, D.V.M.
Supervising Inspector, Bill Curry
Cameron County
Fever Tick Response Office
105 West Ocean Boulevard
Los Fresnos, TX 78566
Phone: 956-443-6609
Fax: 956-233-1732
Region Director, Muzafar Makhdoomi, D.V.M.
Supervising Inspector, Eli Benavidez
State-Federal Laboratory, Austin 8200 Cameron Road Suite A186
Austin, TX 78754
Phone: 512-832-6580
Fax: 512-832-6803
Laboratory Director, Roger Parker, D.V.M.

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