Safeguarding Consumers and Protecting Public Health and Safety

Listed below are some of TDLR’s most recent permanent injunctions, cease and desist orders, and license revocations. The respondents listed below are not authorized to perform, or offer to perform, licensed services in Texas. These orders represent actions taken by TDLR’s Executive Director and the Texas Commission of Licensing & Regulation to safeguard consumers and protect public health and safety.
To see ALL violations, including license revocations, suspensions, and fines, search TDLR’s Administrative Orders database. If you would like to report unlicensed activity, please file a complaint online.


Licenses Revoked

License Type Name and Location: Order Basis for Order

Air Conditioning & Refrigeration

MEZA, DANNY R
City: DEER PARK
County: HARRIS
Zip Code: 77536
License #: 47926
Complaint # ACR20190013695

Date: 10/3/2019
The Respondent's Registered Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technician license is revoked.

Respondent has been convicted of an offense that directly relates to the duties and responsibilities of the licensed occupation; Respondent has been convicted of a crime that was committed within 5 years of their renewal application.

Air Conditioning & Refrigeration

MOYA, JACOB
City: GOLIAD
County: GOLIAD
Zip Code: 77963
License #: 40622
Complaint # ACR20190013645

Date: 10/3/2019
Respondent's Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Contractor renewal application is denied, and Respondent's Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Contractor license is revoked.

Respondent submitted a renewal application that made false statements regarding the Respondent's criminal history; Respondent lacks sufficient honesty, trustworthiness and integrity to hold a license.

Barbers

ROLLERSON, BRANDON
City: GARLAND
County: DALLAS
Zip Code: 75040
License #: 239254
Complaint # BAR20180002908

Date: 10/1/2019
The Respondent's Class A Barber license is revoked.

Respondent submitted a renewal application that made false statements regarding the Respondent's criminal history; Respondent has been convicted of an offense that directly relates to the duties and responsibilities of the licensed occupation.

Cosmetology

LE, TOT VAN
City: HOUSTON
County: HARRIS
Zip Code: 77060
License #: 717139
Complaint # COS20190013127

Date: 9/6/2019
The Respondent's Cosmetology Esthetician/Manicure Salon license is revoked.

Respondent failed to comply with an order previously issued by the Executive Director.

Electricians

RIKE, TIMOTHY D
City: QUITMAN
County: WOOD
Zip Code: 75783
License #: 19786
Complaints # ELC20170021464; # ELC20170021805; # ELC20170022227

Date: 11/12/2019
Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $4,500. Respondent's Master Electrician license is revoked.

Respondent allowed another person to use his license; Respondent failed to supervise all licensees to assure compliance with applicable statutes, rules and standards of conduct; Respondent evaded responsibility to his client.

Electricians

ORTIZ, ISMAEL
City: EDINBURG
County: HIDALGO
Zip Code: 78542
License #: 217721
Complaint # ELC20190006457

Date: 10/2/2019
Respondent's Apprentice Electrician renewal application is denied, and Respondent's Apprentice Electrician license is revoked.

Respondent has been convicted of a crime that was committed within 5 years of their renewal application; Respondent has been convicted of an offense that directly relates to the duties and responsibilities of the licensed occupation; Respondent lacks sufficient honesty, trustworthiness and integrity to hold a license.

Electricians

FARMER, JAMES LEO
City: KEMPNER
County: LAMPASAS
Zip Code: 76539
License #: 140895
Complaint # ELC20190003205

Date: 10/1/2019
Respondent's Residential Wireman renewal application is denied, and Respondent's Residential Wireman license is revoked.

Respondent has been convicted of an offense that directly relates to the duties and responsibilities of the licensed occupation; Respondent lacks sufficient honesty, trustworthiness and integrity to hold a license.

Electricians

FISHER, WILLIAM P
City: RICHLAND HILLS
County: TARRANT
Zip Code: 76118
License #: 394447
Complaint # ELC20190006395

Date: 9/17/2019
Respondent's Apprentice Electrician license renewal application is denied, and Respondent's Apprentice Electrician license is revoked.

Respondent has a deferred adjudication disposition which makes them unfit to hold a license.

Massage Therapy

PRETEL, SUSAN
City: EULESS
County: TARRANT
Zip Code: 76040
License #: MT132278
Complaint # MAS20190014774

Date: 10/21/2019
Respondent's Massage Therapist license is revoked.

Respondent engaged in fraud in obtaining a license.

Massage Therapy

WANG, CHU NING
City: HOUSTON
County: HARRIS
Zip Code: 77093
License #: MT116667
Complaint # MAS20180016503

Date: 10/21/2019
The Respondent's Massage Therapist license is revoked.

Respondent has been convicted of the offense of prostitution and is not eligible for a license.

Massage Therapy

WANG, GUIFENG
City: KATY
County: HARRIS
Zip Code: 77449
License #: MT131930
Complaint # MAS20190014907

Date: 10/21/2019
Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $2,500. Respondent's Massage Therapist license is revoked.

Respondent obtained a license by fraud or false representation.

Massage Therapy

KONG, YAN
City: WEATHERFORD
County: PARKER
Zip Code: 76086
License #: MT132283
Complaint # MAS20190014798

Date: 10/3/2019
The Respondent's Massage Therapist license is revoked.

Respondent submitted a fraudulent Certificate of Completion for the required Jurisprudence Exam.

Massage Therapy

YANG, DAYONG
City: MISSOURI CITY
County: FORT BEND
Zip Code: 77459
License #: MT131985
Complaint # MAS20190014914

Date: 10/3/2019
Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $3,750. The Respondent's Massage Therapist license is revoked.

Respondent submitted a fraudulent Certificate of Completion in order to obtain a license.

Massage Therapy

LIU, JIAN
City: ALLEN
County: COLLIN
Zip Code: 75002
License #: MT132252
Complaint # MAS20190014775

Date: 10/3/2019
The Respondent's Massage Therapist license is revoked.

Respondent submitted a fraudulent Certificate of Completion for the required Jurisprudence Exam.

Massage Therapy

WESTMORELAND, JAMES K
City: SAN ANTONIO
County: BEXAR
Zip Code: 78218
License #: MT117776
Complaint # MAS20180004838

Date: 10/2/2019
The Respondent's Massage Therapist license is revoked.

Respondent engaged in sexual contact during a session with a client.

Massage Therapy

MARTINEZ, LISSETTE
City: HOUSTON
County: HARRIS
Zip Code: 77083
License #: MT108698
Complaint # MAS20180013502

Date: 10/1/2019
The Respondent's Massage Therapist license is revoked.

Respondent was placed on deferred adjudication for the offense of prostitution and is not eligible for a license.

Tow Company

MERAZ, RODOLFO
City: HOUSTON
County: HARRIS
Zip Code: 77086
License #: 6471353C
Complaint # TOW20180006219

Date: 11/5/2019
Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $5,000. The Respondent's Tow Company license is revoked.

Respondent performed a nonconsent tow and took the vehicle to a location other than a licensed vehicle storage facility; Respondent failed to perform towing operations with honesty, trustworthiness, and integrity.

Tow Company

Company: STANCE AUTOWORKS LLC
City: HOUSTON
County: HARRIS
Zip Code: 77066
License #: 6481801C
Complaint # TOW20190001267

Date: 10/31/2019
The Respondent's Tow Company license and Vehicle Storage Facility license are revoked. Respondent shall refund the vehicle owner referenced in the order.

Respondent failed to cooperate with an inspector in the performance of the inspection; Respondent charged more than allowed by city ordinance.

Vehicle Storage Facility

Company: STANCE AUTOWORKS LLC
City: HOUSTON
County: HARRIS
Zip Code: 77066
License #: 647916VSF
Complaint # VSF20190004890

Date: 10/30/2019
The Respondent's Tow Company license and Vehicle Storage Facility license are revoked. Respondent shall refund the vehicle owner referenced in the order.

Respondent failed to cooperate with an inspector in the performance of the inspection; Respondent charged more than allowed by city ordinance.

 


Cease and Desist Orders

License Type Name and Location: Order Basis for Order

Air Conditioning & Refrigeration

 

MILLER, JAMES EARL
City: SAN ANTONIO
County: BEXAR
Zip Code: 78232
License: Not Licensed
Complaint # ACR20190013137

Date: 10/1/2019
Respondent is ordered to immediately cease and desist from acting as, impersonating, performing or offering to provide work as air conditioning and refrigeration contractor.

Respondent performed and/or offered to perform air conditioning and refrigeration contracting without first obtaining the required license.

Air Conditioning & Refrigeration

DAVIDSON, MICHAEL
City: ROUND ROCK
County: WILLIAMSON
Zip Code: 78664
License: Not Licensed
Complaint # ACR20190006310

Date: 8/28/2019
Respondent is ordered to immediately cease and desist from acting as, impersonating, performing or offering to provide work as air conditioning and refrigeration contractor.

Respondent performed and/or offered to perform air conditioning and refrigeration contracting without first obtaining the required license.

Air Conditioning & Refrigeration

LOPEZ, MARCO
City: SAN ANTONIO
County: BEXAR
Zip Code: 78211
License: Not Licensed
Complaint # ELC20190014451

Date: 8/29/2019
Respondent is immediately ordered to cease and desist from acting as, impersonating, performing or offering to perform work as an electrical contractor.

Respondent performed and/or offered to perform electrical contracting without first obtaining the required electrical contractor's license.

Auctioneers

HODGES, PHILLIP C
City: GARLAND
County: DALLAS
Zip Code: 75043
License #: 17406
Complaint # AUC20180013957

Date: 10/21/2019
Respondent is ordered to immediately cease and desist from acting as or impersonating a licensed auctioneer.

Respondent performed as an auctioneer or associate auctioneer without a license.

Barbers

NARVAEZ, JOEL O
City: KILLEEN
County: BELL
Zip Code: 76542
License: Not Licensed
Complaint # BAR20190009930

Date: 10/21/2019
Respondent is ordered to immediately cease and desist from acting as or impersonating a licensed barber and/or performing or offering to provide barbering services for customers, clients, or the public.

Respondent performed barbering without the required license.

Electrical Contractors

Company: ESCOBAR CONSTRUCTION LLC
City: PFLUGERVILLE
County: TRAVIS
Zip Code: 78660
License: Not Licensed
Complaint # ELC20190011075

Date: 10/21/2019
Respondent is immediately ordered to cease and desist from acting as, impersonating, performing or offering to perform work as an electrical contractor.

Respondent performed and/or offered to perform electrical contracting without first obtaining the required electrical contractor's license.

Electrical Contractors

MILLER, JAMES EARL
City: SAN ANTONIO
County: BEXAR
Zip Code: 78232
License: Not Licensed
Complaint # ELC20190013140

Date: 10/1/2019
Respondent is immediately ordered to cease and desist from acting as, impersonating, performing or offering to perform work as an electrical contractor.

Respondent performed and/or offered to perform electrical contracting without first obtaining the required electrical contractor's licenset.

Electrical Contractors

LOPEZ, MARCO
City: SAN ANTONIO
County: BEXAR
Zip Code: 78211
License: Not Licensed
Complaint # ELC20190014451

Date: 8/29/2019
Respondent is immediately ordered to cease and desist from acting as, impersonating, performing or offering to perform work as an electrical contractor.

Respondent performed and/or offered to perform electrical contracting without first obtaining the required electrical contractor's license..

Electrical Contractors

ROBLEDO, DARRELL
City: HOUSTON
County: HARRIS
Zip Code: 77093
License: Not Licensed
Complaint # ELC20190008325

Date: 8/29/2019
Respondent is immediately ordered to cease and desist from acting as, impersonating, performing or offering to perform work as an electrical contractor.

Respondent performed and/or offered to perform electrical contracting without first obtaining the required electrical contractor's license.

Electrical Contractors

GONZALEZ, DAVID O
City: SAN ANTONIO
County: BEXAR
Zip Code: 78213
License: Not Licensed
Complaint # ELC20190013159

Date: 8/14/2019
Respondent is immediately ordered to cease and desist from acting as, impersonating, performing or offering to perform work as an electrical contractor or an electrician.

Respondent performed and/or offered to perform electrical contracting without first obtaining the required electrical contractor's license or electrician license.

Electrical Contractors

TORRES, ISIDORO
City: SAN ANTONIO
County: BEXAR
Zip Code: 78233
License: Not Licensed
Complaint # ELC20190009897

Date: 8/14/2019
Respondent is immediately ordered to cease and desist from acting as, impersonating, performing or offering to perform work as an electrical contractor or an electrician.

Respondent performed and/or offered to perform electrical contracting without first obtaining the required electrical contractor's license or electrician license.

Midwives

HERNANDEZ, LEAH D
City: AMARILLO
County: POTTER
Zip Code: 79103
License: Not Licensed
Complaint # MID20190009292

Date: 10/21/2019
Respondent is immediately ordered to cease and desist from acting as, impersonating, performing or offering to perform work as a midwife.

Respondent practiced midwifery without a license.

 


Permanent Revocations

License Type Name and Location: Order Basis for Order

Cosmetology

Company: PACIFIC BEAUTY ACADEMY INC
City: DALLAS
County: DALLAS
Zip Code: 75243
License #: 705199
Complaint # COS20170012926

Date: 9/12/2018
The Respondent's Cosmetology Private Post-Secondary license is revoked. Respondent is permanently restrained and enjoined from any association with a private beauty culture school or barber school (COS/BAR school), or assisting others in any manner, expressly or by implication, in associating with a COS/BAR school in the State of Texas, and he agrees to permanently dissociate himself, both now and in the future, from any COS/BAR school in the State of Texas; Respondent understands that the duration of his permanent disassociation and injunction from COS/BAR schools is lifelong.

Respondent submitted fraudulent hours to the Department on behalf of students who paid him for those hours.

Massage Therapy

ACOSTA, FRANK GARCIA
City: SUNLAND PARK
County: OUT OF STATE
Zip Code: 88063
License #: MT002755
Complaint # MAS20180010332

Date: 11/15/2019
The Respondent's Massage Therapist license is revoked.

On two (2) occasions, Respondent engage in sexual contact during a session with a client.

Massage Therapy

SALGADO, STING RAY
City: BEDFORD
County: TARRANT
Zip Code: 76095
License #: MT127734
Complaint # MAS20180006907

Date: 9/17/2019
Respondent's Massage Therapist license is Revoked.

Respondent engage in sexual contact during a session with a client.

 


Permanent Injunctions

License Type Name and Location: Order Basis for Order

Electrical Contractors

HOLLOWAY, JOSHUA J
City: SPRING
County: HARRIS
Zip Code: 77381
License: Not Licensed

Date: 6/11/2018
Respondent is immediately ordered to cease and desist from acting as, impersonating, performing or offering to perform work as an electrical contractor.

Respondent performed and/or offered to perform electrical contracting without first obtaining the required electrical contractor's license.

Air Conditioning & Refrigeration / Electrical Contractors

SMITH, DANNY BRYAN

City: SPRING
County: HARRIS
Zip Code: 77388
License: Not Licensed

Date: 9/12/2019

Respondent is immediately restrained from performing or offering to perform air conditioning and refrigeration services without a license, and from performing or offering to perform non-exempt electrical services without a license.

Respondent refused to stop performing, and offering to performing, air conditioning and refrigeration services and electrical services without a license and failed to submit to department efforts to cease his operations.