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Customer Parking


Region 4 provides several convenient customer parking options. Visitors to the McKinney Conference Center, located at 7200 Northwest 100 Drive, Houston, Texas, 77092, may choose to park in either the east parking lot, adjacent to the conference center, or the south parking lot, directly across the street from the conference center.

Visitors to the main office, located at 7145 West Tidwell Road, Houston, Texas, 77092, may choose either the north parking lot, directly in front of the main building’s entrance on West Tidwell Road, or the west parking lot, located at the corner of West Tidwell Road and Northwest 100 Drive.

Handicap parking is provided in all parking lot options. Please call 713.462.7708 if assistance traveling from any handicap parking space to the main building or conference center is required or if any other special assistance is needed.


Contact Region 4


Region 4 Education Service Center
7145 West Tidwell Road
Houston, Texas 77092-2096

Phone: 713.462.7708
Fax: 713.744.6514
E-mail Region 4


Administrative Contacts


Executive Director
Dr. Pam Wells

Deputy Executive Director, Instructional Services
Kelly Ingram

Deputy Executive Director, Support Services
Dr. Robby McGowen


Chief Financial Officer, Finance and Operations Services
Robert Zingelmann


Chief Officer, Communication and Administrative Services 
Kristi Hernandez


Department Contacts


Accountability and
Leadership Solutions

Director: Ingrid Lee
IT Solutions
Director: Pat Shear
Ancillary Solutions
Director: Gerard Jackson
Mathematics Solutions
Director: Sharon Benson, Ed.D.
Braille Solutions
Director: Whitney Gregory
Print Solutions
Director: Barbara Hannah
Business Office
Business Manager:
Dedrea Norman, CPA
Publishing and Digital Learning Solutions
Director: Lori Fontenot, Interim
Business and Operations Solutions
Director: Jerry Lashley
Reading/Language Arts Solutions
Director: Jennifer Brock, Ed.D.
Data Center and Network Solutions
Director: Monty Tan
Science and Social Studies Solutions
Director: Edrice Bell
Educator Preparation Solutions
Director: Rene Ruiz, Ed.D.
Special Education Solutions
Director: Cynthia Barrett, Ph.D.
Human Resources
Director: Melody Goffney, Ed.D.
7145 West Tidwell Road | Houston, Texas 77092-2096 | 713.462.7708