Gaining Ground

Contributors


Primary work on Gaining Ground was done by the Texas Performance Review, Research and Revenue Estimating divisions of the Comptroller's office, supported by other members of the Comptroller's staff and by private sector experts. Contributors on this 1994 report include:

   
Executive Administration
John Sharp, 
   Comptroller of Public Accounts
Billy Hamilton, 
   Deputy Comptroller
Barbara Allen
Debbi Bailey
Suzanne Blaine
Tom Duffy
Greg Hartman
T.C. Mallett

TPR Project Management
Karey Barton
Chris Cook
Toni Lopez
Alan Pollock
Mike Reissig
Mike Wegner

TPR Administrative Support
Laurie Bates
Lynda Knippel
Mary Quintero

Publication Management
Ben Dukes
Mike Holman
Drew Kurth
Kate McKenna
Johnnie Sielbeck
Shannon Tuschak
Shelley Vidal

Work Force Development
Eva De Luna-Castro, Team Leader
Cindy Alexander
Mary Buckley
Jeff Cole
Phyllis Coombes
Richard Funk
Melissa Guthrie
Olga Garza
Marjorie Hershey
Nancy LaMance
Gary Price
Betty Ressel
Ingrid Taylor

Public Education
Olga Garza, Team Leader
Gary Price, Team Leader
Jeff Cole
Doug Freer
Richard Funk
Stuart Greenfield
Melissa Guthrie
Drew Kurth
Martheil Mauthe-Clanton
Betty Ressel

Higher Education
Jeff Cole, Team Leader
Ingrid Taylor, Team Leader
Lesli Cathey
Doug Freer
Jacqueline Lyons
Marthiel Mauthe-Clanton
Maria Mendez-Lewis
Augustin Redwine
John Valdez

Health and Human Services
Cindy Alexander, Team Leader
Phyllis Coombes, Team Leader
Twanna Buford
Lesli Cathey
Sandra Collier
Eli Grigsby
Marjorie Hershey
Robin Herskowitz
Nancy LaMance
Bee Moorhead
Leona Person
Norm Powers
Betty Ressel
Mario Salinas
Diane Thomas
Jeffrey Travillion
Roger Vallejo
Gerard Washington
Mimi Winetroub
Linda Yarbrough

Employee Issues
Lisa Minton, Team Leader
Betsey Bishop
Eva De Luna-Castro
Rejan Giguere
Stuart Greenfield
Andrew Liebler
Brent Mears
Terri Salvaggio
Liz Stewart
Melanie Thompson
Rick Travis
Roger Vallejo
Elizabeth Vargas
Monty Wynn

General Government
Alex McAlmon, Team Leader
Shannon Porterfield, Team Leader
Mike Arriens
Stanton Brown
Jan Chenoweth
Chris Cook
Andrea Cowan
Eva De Luna-Castro
Rejan Giguere
Drew Kurth
Bob Lauder
Andrew Liebler
David Morrow
Stephanie Muller
Bob Ozer
Leona Person
Lynn Phillips
Betty Ressel
Michael Terrazas
Jeffrey Travillion
Rick Travis
Valerie Vindici
Jeff Wright
Donald Young

Revenue Issues
Karey Barton, Team Leader
Craig Daugherty
Dean Ferguson
Doug Freer
John Heleman
Winfred Kang
Jim Smith
Valerie Vindici
John Wieferman

Data Center
Mary Buckley, Team Leader
Mike Arriens
Steve Bailey
Tammy Carter
Shari Curtis
Mary Cheryl Dorwart
Charles Golson
Carol Koppelman
Travis Mellard
Ginger Salone

Editorial Support
Bruce Wright
Jeff Cole
Julie Crimmins
Eva De Luna-Castro
Kelly Fero
Mary Lou Gibson
Larry Janecek
Greg Martin
Lisa Minton
Jorjanna Price
Liz Stewart
Shannon Tuschak
Teddy Vannoy
Pam Wagner
Mike Wegner
Adina Whittemore

Legal Support
Ray Bonilla, General Counsel
Martin Cherry
John Christian
Richard Craig
Bob Frederick
Lita Gonzalez
Karen Lee
Tres Lorton
Walter Muse
George Reynolds
Chris Tome

Text Support
Suzanne Blaine, Coordinator
Kathy Battle
Christina Feldott
Jean Gilbert
Michael Greenburg
Nita Haliburton
Bruce Holmstrom
Susie Huber
Stephanie Hunter
Margaret Johnson
Carol Joseph
Don Kiser
Sharon Kosser
Lynn Lumpkin
David Morrow
Shannon Porterfield
Augustin Redwine
Karen Specht
Richard Starr
Michael Terrazas
Elizabeth Vargas

Other Comptroller Staff contributing to the preparation of Gaining Ground
Irene Abeita
Wade Anderson
Art Anguiano
Jean Atkinson
Mary Beth Berndt
Joani Bishop
Clovis Boatright
Kevin Bocanegra
Beckye Byrd
Jan Cantwell
Nancy Cates
William Chang
Colleen Copelle
Teresa Comer
Mike Cowan
Harold Crutsinger
David Cummings
Beth Darby
Art Earl
Darrell Edge
Lulu Gomez
Margaret Gomez
Jack Grieder
Kathie Griswold
Virginia Guess
Javier Gutierrez
Tony Hale
Robert Hamilton
Mary Hawkins
Mike Hay
Rene Henry
Gerry Higgins
Tina Holmes
Don Hoyte
Marty Jastrow
Margaret Johnson
Sandy Joseph
Ledford Kelly
Neal Kelly
Larry Keneipp
Philip Knisely
Larry Lazicki
Judith Lewis
Shannon Lollar
Carmen Luevanos
Eva Martinez
Bob Mathison
Kenny McLeskey
Steve Mittel
Todd Morgan
Greg Mt. Joy
Stephanie Muller
James Oliver
Bo Overstreet
Selma Pape
Tony Perez
Debbie Peterson
Judy Pokorny
Jim Rink
Jenny Rodriguez
Fran Sawyer
Drew Scherz
Joanne Severn
Mona Shoemate
Andy Slack
Jesse Soliz
Kaye Tucker
Rita Walsh 
Shawn Walton
Kellye Weaver
Nancy Wilkins
Brad Wright