Contact Us

Texas Commission on Law Enforcement 

6330 East Highway 290, STE 200 Austin, Texas 78723

We are located on the west bound access road of Hwy 290, two blocks east of IH35.
Main Number: (512) 936-7700

Executive Staff

Executive Director  Interim, John Beauchamp 512-936-7771
Executive Assistant Vacant 512-936-7771


Credentialing / Field Services / Education Services

Director Deputy Chief Cullen Grissom 512-936-7773
Credentialing Supervisor Lisa Landry 512-936-7749
Roster Amendments Credentialing Staff
Appointment, certification, reinstatement of a licensee Credentialing Staff 512-936-7700, press 4, then 1
Supervisory Agent for Field Operations Supervisory Agent Richard Gutierrez 512-923-0916
Region 1 - Panhandle Agent David Watkins 512-939-9454
Region 2 - West Texas Agent Shain Burks 512-354-6047
Region 3 - South Texas Lead Agent Derry Minor 361-290-8517
Region 4 - South East Texas Agent Pat Aitchison 512-585-9204
Region 5 - Northeast Central Texas Agent Henry Elkin 512-663-5771
Region 6 - North East Texas Agent Glen Stone 512-937-7582
Region 7 - Northeast Mid-Central Texas Agent Chris Cogan 737-329-3130
Region 8 - Northwest Central Texas Agent Lynn Beard 325-998-4433
Region 9 - Central Texas Agent Michael Dickey 512-484-3846
Region 10 - South Central Texas Agent Jim Clifton 512-750-6370
Education Services Rachel Rinehart  
Schedule an Exam at TCOLE's exam site 512-936-7700, Option 4, Then 5

Special Services / Information Technology

Chief Information Officer Jessica Capraro 512-936-7702
IT Help Desk Support - For help with online services,
including TCLEDDS, MyTCOLE, and Online Training 512-936-7700, option 3, then 1
Captain, Special Services Captain Gary Connella 512-936-7774
   New Agency Creation  Captain Gary Connella, Sergeant Jennie Jones 512-936-7774
   School Marshal Program Specialist Katie Skrhak 512-936-7373
   Training Contract & Exam Site Renewals Jennifer Castillo 512-936-7778
   Background Confirmation & 
   TCOLE Secure Share (TSS) Support 512-936-7700, option 3, then 2
   Peer-to-Peer Network Specialist Chris Varady 512-936-7735



Enforcement Major Major TJ Vineyard 512-936-7754
Enforcement Captain Captain Doug Skolaut 512-936-7759
Enforcement Captain Captain Marina Petkovsek 512-936-7760
Enforcement Specialist Darla Dixon 512-936-7717
Enforcement Admin Assistant Courtney Rolando 512-936-7767
Enforcement Admin Assistant Vacant  
Investigator, Enforcement Sergeant Mike Hobbs 512-660-8162
Investigator, Enforcement Sergeant Reynaldo Olvera 512-922-5746
Investigator, Enforcement Sergeant Dan Mireles 512-936-8031
Investigator, Enforcement Sergeant David New 512-717-1138
Investigator, Enforcement Sergeant Kevin Kelso 512-936-7326
Investigator, Enforcement Sergeant Joe Nichols 512-936-7752
Investigator, Enforcement Vacant  

Office of Government Relations

Director (Media Contact) Gretchen Grigsby 512-936-7715
Deceased Officer Flag Request/Line of Duty Deaths, PO Memorial Ken Mobley 512-636-6282
Legislative Coordinator Sarah Flautt 512-936-7742
Open Records/PIA Request Sarah Barksdale 512-936-7763

Office of General Counsel

General Counsel John Beauchamp 512-936-7746
Legal Clerk Iris Martinez 512-936-7321
Misdemeanor Waiver Requests Alyssa Tobola 512-936-7607
F5 Appeal Cases F5 Appeals  

Financial and Staff Support

Chief Financial Officer, Purchasing, Employment with TCOLE Brian Roth  512-936-7725

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