Educator Preparation Office

A service area for all candidates seeking an education degree and/or teacher/educator certification. The Certification Analysts provide preliminary advising on degree plans as well as teacher/educator certification plans for Graduate, Undergraduate and Post-baccalaureate candidates.

Katy Staff

Amy Rose advising (for Katy area):

  • EC-6, 4-8, 7-12 undergraduates,
  • Post-Baccalaureate & VOICE students
  • Non-cohort Graduate Educational Administration and Supervision students, who attend classes in Katy.

Reese Alexander advising Graduate Counseling students.

Victoria Staff

Carmen Rodriguez advising Students whose last names begin with A-K:

  • All undergraduate,
  • Post-Baccalaureate & VOICE.
  • Including Kinesiology & Health Studies.

Angie Abrigo advising Students whose last names begin with L-Z:

  • All undergraduate,
  • Post-Baccalaureate & VOICE
  • Includes Kinesiology & Health Studies.

Keri Waligura advising:

  • Victoria Educational Administration and Supervision & Graduate Counseling students,
  • All Educational Administration and Supervision cohort students,
  • Graduate students in all other programs regardless of where they live.


Ensure positive communication to graduate, undergraduate, and post-baccalaureate candidates seeking degrees and/or certification in an ever changing field.

Contact Information

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Deborah Westbrook
Teacher Certification Coordinator
Phone: 361-570-4853

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Keri Waligura
Certification Analyst
Phone: 361-570-4261

Reese Alexander

Reese Alexander
Recruitment Coordinator
Phone: 281-396-3721