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

GLENN, GREGORY
City: HOUSTON
County: HARRIS
Zip Code: 77090
License #(s): 230685, 70022
Complaint # BAR20200012147

Date: 11/13/2020
The Respondent's Class A Barber license and Certified ACR Technician licenses are revoked.

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

Air Conditioning & Refrigeration

SCOTT, AARON M
City: FORT WORTH
County: TARRANT
Zip Code: 76110
License #: 101367
Complaint # ACR20200013813

Date: 9/29/2020
The Respondent's Registered Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technician license is revoked.

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

Air Conditioning & Refrigeration

GROHS, ROLAND F
City: HOUSTON
County: HARRIS
Zip Code: 77084
License #: 10240
Complaint # ACR20190003860

Date: 9/1/2020
Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $6,500; The Respondent's Registered Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technician license is revoked. Respondent shall not apply for a new license before the first anniversary of the date of the revocation.

Respondent offered to perform air conditioning contracting by advertising without first obtaining the required license; Respondent submitted fraudulent documentation to the Department to obtain a license.

Air Conditioning & Refrigeration

HEDGER, EDWARD
City: DICKINSON
County: GALVESTON
Zip Code: 77539
License #: 23669
Complaint # ACR20190016210

Date: 8/26/2020
Respondent's Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Contractor renewal application is denied, and Respondent's Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Contractor license is revoked; and Respondent shall not apply for a new license before the first anniversary of the date of the revocation.

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

Barbers

LUKE, RYAN JAMAL
City: HOUSTON
County: HARRIS
Zip Code: 77014
License #: 646077
Complaint # BAR20200013060

Date: 11/24/2020
The Respondent's Class A Barber license is revoked.

Respondent submitted a renewal application that made false statements regarding the Respondent's criminal history; Applicant has been convicted of a crime that was committed within 5 years of their application; Applicant has been convicted of a crime which has been designated a sexually violent offense in Article 62.001, Texas Code of Criminal Procedure; Applicant has a deferred adjudication disposition which makes them unfit to hold a license.

Barbers

SMITH, HOWARD
City: GRAND PRAIRE
County: DALLAS, TARRANT, ELLIS
Zip Code: 75051

License #: 631118
Complaint # BAR20200000108

Date: 11/24/2020
The Respondent's Class A Barber license is revoked.

Respondent submitted a renewal application that made false statements regarding the Respondent's criminal history; Applicant has been convicted of a crime that was committed within 5 years of their application; Applicant has a deferred adjudication disposition which makes them unfit to hold a license.

Barbers

GLENN, GREGORY
City: HOUSTON
County: HARRIS
Zip Code: 77090
License #(s): 230685, 70022
Complaint # BAR20200012147; # ACR20200012183

Date: 11/13/2020
The Respondent's Class A Barber license and Certified ACR Technician licenses are revoked.

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

Barbers

SOBERANES, RICARDO
City: EL PASO
County: EL PASO
Zip Code: 79925
License #(s): 227936, 227453
Complaint # BAR20200007193

Date: 9/29/2020
The Respondent's Barber Shop license and Cosmetology Beauty Salon license are revoked.

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

Barbers

ONTIVEROS, EDGAR
City: EL PASO
County: EL PASO
Zip Code: 79903
License #: 228096
Complaint # BAR20200012311

Date: 9/21/2020
The Respondent's Barber Shop license is revoked.

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

Barbers

AL RIFAIE, ASAAD A
City: SAN ANTONIO
County: BEXAR
Zip Code: 78229
License #: 646066
Complaint # BAR20200007528

Date: 8/28/2020
Respondent's Class A Barber renewal application is denied, and Respondent's Class A Barber license is revoked; and Respondent shall not apply for a new license before the first anniversary of the date of the revocation.

Applicant has been convicted of a crime that was committed within 5 years of their application; Applicant has a deferred adjudication disposition which makes them unfit to hold a license.

Barbers

YOUNG, JOSEPH N
City: DALLAS
County: DALLAS
Zip Code: 75254
License #: 654182
Complaint # BAR20200006413

Date: 8/26/2020
Respondent's Class A Barber renewal application is denied, and Respondent's Class A Barber license is revoked.

Applicant has been convicted of a crime that was committed within 5 years of their application; Applicant has a deferred adjudication disposition which makes them unfit to hold a license; Applicant lacks sufficient honesty, trustworthiness and integrity to hold a license.

Combative Sports

GUZMAN, RAYMOND J
City: CORPUS CHRISTI
County: NUECES
Zip Code: 78414
License #(s): 1132, 43713, 36889
Complaint # BOX20200011704

Date: 11/24/2020
The Respondent's Combative Sports Promoter, Combative Sports Contestant, and Combative Sports Second licenses are REVOKED, and Respondent shall not apply for a new license before the first anniversary of the date of the revocation.

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

Combative Sports

PEREZ-NEVAREZ, BRYANN
City: FORT WORTH
County: TARRANT
Zip Code: 76114
License #: 42715
Complaint # BOX20190007941

Date: 10/9/2020
Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $1,000; Respondent's Combative Sports Contestant license is Suspended for one (1) year from the date this order is signed by the Executive Director.

Respondent failed to carry out the terms and conditions of contracts concerning combative sports events regulated by this state to which they are parties.

Cosmetology

MARTINEZ, JOSE D
City: DALLAS
County: DALLAS
Zip Code: 75229
License #: 1013050
Complaint # COS20200008307

Date: 11/13/2020
The Respondent's Cosmetology Operator license is revoked.

Applicant lacks sufficient honesty, trustworthiness and integrity to hold a license.

Cosmetology

THAI, PHUNG
City: EL PASO
County: EL PASO
Zip Code: 79932
License #: 740395
Complaint # COS20200007415

Date: 11/13/2020
Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $1,300. Respondent's Cosmetology Esthetician Manicure Salon license number 740395 is SUSPENDED for six (6) months from the date this order becomes final.

Respondent failed to properly clean multi-use items prior to each service.

Cosmetology

NGUYEN, CHAU KHANH LINH
City: MONTGOMERY
County: OUT OF STATE
Zip Code: 36116
License #: 1764073
Complaint # COS20190008104

Date: 10/26/2020
The Respondent's Cosmetology Manicurist license is revoked.

Respondent engaged in fraud or deceit in obtaining a certificate, license, or permit.

Cosmetology

Company: FUNKY MONKEY SALON
City: CORPUS CHRISTI
County: NUECES
Zip Code: 78404
License #(s): 1490133, 742980
Complaint # COS20200010436

Date: 9/1/2020
The Respondent's Cosmetology Operator and Cosmetology Beauty Salon licenses are revoked.

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

Electricians

GARCIA, ERIC ANTHONY
City: BRYAN
County: BRAZOS
Zip Code: 77802
License #: 343949
Complaint # ELC20200008076

Date: 11/23/2020
Respondent's Apprentice Electrician renewal application is denied, and Respondent's Apprentice Electrician license is revoked; and Respondent shall not apply for a new license before the first anniversary of the date of the revocation.

Applicant has been convicted of a crime which has been designated a sexually violent offense in Article 62.001, Texas Code of Criminal Procedure.

Electricians

FIELDS, JERRY T
City: SAN ANTONIO
County: BEXAR
Zip Code: 78207
License #: 292474
Complaint # ELC20190013119

Date: 11/13/2020
Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $2,500; Respondent's Apprentice Electrician license is suspended for one (1) year from the date this order is signed by the Executive Director.

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

Electricians

HAYNES, BILLY R
City: HOUSTON
County: HARRIS
Zip Code: 77016
License #: 235229
Complaint # ELC20200005387

Date: 9/29/2020
Respondent's Apprentice Electrician renewal application is denied, and Respondent's Apprentice Electrician license is revoked.

Respondent submitted a renewal application that made false statements regarding the Respondent's criminal history; Applicant has been convicted of a crime that was committed within 5 years of their application; Applicant has a deferred adjudication disposition which makes them unfit to hold a license.

Electricians

BROWNING, JOHNATHAN BLAKE
City: FLINT
County: SMITH
Zip Code: 75762
License #: 231276
Complaint # ELC20200011679

Date: 9/1/2020
The Respondent's Journeyman Electrician license is revoked.

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

Electricians

GARZA, ANTONIO
City: VICTORIA
County: VICTORIA
Zip Code: 77901
License #: 120900
Complaint # ELC20200005007

Date: 9/1/2020
Respondent's Journeyman Electrician renewal application is denied, and Respondent's Journeyman Electrician license is revoked

Applicant has a deferred adjudication disposition which makes them unfit to hold a license; Applicant has been convicted of a crime that was committed within 5 years of their application.

Electricians

PAULK, NICHOLAS S
City: HOUSTON
County: HARRIS
Zip Code: 77011
License #: 436271
Complaint # ELC20200002441

Date: 9/1/2020
Respondent's Apprentice Electrician renewal application is denied, and Respondent's Apprentice Electrician license is revoked.

Applicant has a deferred adjudication disposition which should be considered a conviction for licensing purposes and said conviction is directly related to the occupation; Applicant has been convicted of a crime that was committed within 5 years of their application.

Electricians

TABARES, ROCKY
City: HOUSTON
County: HARRIS
Zip Code: 77043
License #: 450823
Complaint # ELC20200005285

Date: 8/26/2020
Respondent's Apprentice Electrician renewal application is denied, and Respondent's Apprentice Electrician license is revoked; and Respondent shall not apply for a new license before the first anniversary of the date of the revocation

Respondent submitted a renewal application that made false statements regarding the Respondent's criminal history; Applicant has been convicted of a crime that was committed within 5 years of their application; Applicant has a deferred adjudication disposition which makes them unfit to hold a license.

Electricians

MCCLEERY, KRISTIN LEE
City: CORPUS CHRISTI
County: NUECES
Zip Code: 78415
License #: 447528
Complaint # ELC20200000172

Date: 8/28/2020
Respondent's Apprentice Electrician renewal application is denied, and Respondent's Apprentice Electrician license is revoked; and Respondent shall not apply for a new license before the first anniversary of the date of the revocation.

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; Applicant has been convicted of a crime that was committed within 5 years of their application.

Electricians

RIVERA, JORGE M
City: MCALLEN
County: HIDALGO
Zip Code: 78504
License #: 485871
Complaint # ELC20200004127

Date: 8/28/2020
Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $50; and Respondent's Apprentice Electrician license is revoked.

Respondent failed to pay the dishonored payment processing fee.

Electricians

ROBLES, PEDRO
City: PASADENA
County: HARRIS
Zip Code: 77506

License #: 275238
Complaint # ELC20200003247

Date: 8/28/2020
Respondent's Apprentice Electrician renewal application is denied, and Respondent's Apprentice Electrician license is revoked.

Respondent submitted a renewal application that made false statements regarding the Respondent's criminal history; Applicant has been convicted of a crime that was committed within 5 years of their application.

Electricians

TOVAR, ROLANDO J
City: ALTON
County: HIDALGO
Zip Code: 78573
License #: 398011
Complaint # ELC20200003827

Date: 8/28/2020
Respondent's Apprentice Electrician renewal application is denied, and Respondent's Apprentice Electrician license is revoked.

Respondent submitted a renewal application that made false statements regarding the Respondent's criminal history; Applicant has been convicted of a crime that was committed within 5 years of their application.

Laser Hair Removal

BURRIS, STACY KAY
City: DENTON
County: DENTON
Zip Code: 76208
License #: ZP13556
Complaint # LAS20190016865

Date: 8/28/2020
The Respondent's Laser Hair Removal Professions license is revoked.

Respondent submitted a renewal application that made false statements regarding the Respondent's criminal history; Applicant has been convicted of a crime that was committed within 5 years of their application; Applicant has a deferred adjudication disposition which makes them unfit to hold a license.

Massage Establishment/

Massage Therapist

BOND, SHU XIA ZHANG
City: MCKINNEY
County: COLLIN
Zip Code: 75070
License #(s): MT124192, ME3246
Complaint # MAS20200006825

Date: 10/19/2020
Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $1,000; Respondent's Massage Therapist license number MT124192 is revoked; Respondent's Massage Establishment license is revoked.

Respondent employed an unlicensed individual to perform massage therapy services.

Massage Establishment

DAVIS, JAY
City: ELGIN
County: BASTROP
Zip Code: 78621
License #: MT117898
Complaint # MAS20200004966

Date: 9/29/2020
The Respondent's Massage Establishment license is revoked.

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

Massage Establishment

PRESSER, ROBERT L
City: SAN ANTONIO
County: BEXAR
Zip Code: 78244

License #: ME3688
Complaint # MAS20200000798

Date: 9/17/2020
Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $5,000; and Respondent's Massage Establishment license is revoked.

Respondent allowed two employees to engage in sexual contact in the massage establishment.

Massage Establishment

TA, ROBERT
City: HOUSTON
County: HARRIS
Zip Code: 77058
License #: ME5425
Complaint # MAS20190013569

Date: 9/1/2020
Respondent shall remit the dishonored payment processing fee of $50; and Respondent's Massage Establishment license is revoked.

Respondent failed to pay the dishonored payment processing fee.

Massage Establishment

TA, ROBERT
City: HOUSTON
County: HARRIS
Zip Code: 77058
License #: ME5410
Complaint # MAS20190013567

Date: 9/1/2020
Respondent shall remit the dishonored payment processing fee of $50; and Respondent's Massage Establishment license is revoked.

Respondent failed to pay the dishonored payment processing fee.

Massage Therapist

WILSON, JEREMIAH J
City: HOUSTON
County: HARRIS
Zip Code: 77089
License #: MT038878
Complaint # MAS20200007019

Date: 11/13/2020
Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $5,000; Respondent's Massage Therapist license number MT038878 is REVOKED.

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

Massage Therapist

MA, XIUMIN
City: CYPRESS
County: HARRIS
Zip Code: 77433
License #: MT125639
Complaint # MAS20200006975

Date: 11/12/2020
Respondent's Massage Therapist license is revoked.

Respondent performed the practice of massage therapy without a massage therapist license; Respondent engage in sexual contact during a session with a client.

Massage Therapist

FLORES, TIMOTHY J
City: PORT LAVACA
County: CALHOUN
Zip Code: 77979
License #: MT124818
Complaint # MAS20200013587

Date: 10/28/2020
Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $2,500. Respondent's Massage Therapist license is revoked.

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

Massage Therapist

LU, XIAODAN
City: PROSPER
County: COLLIN
Zip Code: 75078
License #: MT132279
Complaint # MAS20190014708

Date: 10/28/2020
Respondent’s Massage Therapist license is revoked.

Respondent submitted fraudulent documentation to the Department to obtain a license

Massage Therapist

NIE, XINGJUAN
City: FORT WORTH
County: TARRANT
Zip Code: 76131
License #: MT132249
Complaint # MAS20190014946

Date: 10/28/2020
Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $5,000. Respondent's Massage Therapist license is revoked.

Respondent obtained a license by fraud, misrepresentation, or concealment of material facts on two occasions constituting two violations.

Massage Therapist

LU, MEIHUA
City: FLUSHING
County: OUT OF STATE
Zip Code: 11355
License #: MT132291
Complaint # MAS20190014776

Date: 10/9/2020
Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $5,000; and Respondent's Massage Therapist license is revoked.

Respondent submitted fraudulent documentation to the Department to obtain a license.

Massage Therapist

PROSSER, MANUEL M
City: AUSTIN
County: TRAVIS
Zip Code: 78717
License #: MT131795
Complaint # MAS20200003291

Date: 10/9/2020
Respondent's Massage Therapist license is revoked.

Respondent engage in sexual contact during a session with a client; Respondent failed to keep accurate records of the dates of massage therapy services.

Massage Therapist

ROACH, MARISELA
City: IRVING
County: DALLAS
Zip Code: 75060
License #: MT026759
Complaint # MAS20190015146

Date: 10/5/2020
Respondent's Massage Therapist renewal application is denied, and Respondent's Massage Therapist license is revoked.

Respondent submitted a renewal application that made false statements regarding the Respondent's criminal history; Applicant has been convicted of a crime that was committed within 5 years of their application; Applicant has a deferred adjudication disposition which makes them unfit to hold a license.

Massage Therapist

LUGO, NICHOLOS W
City: GRAPEVINE
County: TARRANT
Zip Code: 76051
License #: MT121178
Complaint # MAS20200004211

Date: 9/29/2020
The Respondent's Massage Therapist license is revoked.

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

Massage Therapist

DU, CHANGHONG
City: EL PAS0
County: EL PASO
Zip Code: 79925
License #: MT120999
Complaint # MAS20190007075

Date: 9/24/2020
Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $7,000; and Respondent’s Massage Therapist license is revoked.

Respondent operated a massage establishment without a massage establishment license; Respondent allowed an employee to engage in sexual contact in the massage establishment.

Massage Therapist

VAN DER WAL, JOHN E
City: LEWISVILLE
County: DENTON
Zip Code: 75056
License #: MT021695
Complaint # MAS20200012109

Date: 9/17/2020
Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $2,500; and Respondent’s Massage Therapist license is revoked.

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

Massage Therapist

PAN, HUIZHI
City: KATY
County: HARRIS
Zip Code: 77450
License #: MT123901
Complaint # MAS20190013553

Date: 9/1/2020
Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $5,000; and Respondent's Massage Therapist license is revoked.

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

Massage Therapist

OHLE, HAROLD DOUGLAS
City: ARLINGTON
County: TARRANT
Zip Code: 76015
License #: MT124611
Complaint # MAS20200008874

Date: 9/2/2020
Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $2,500; and Respondent’s Massage Therapist license is revoked.

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

Massage Therapist

ZHANG, YAN
City: ALLEN
County: COLLIN
Zip Code: 75013
License #: MT132227
Complaint # MAS20190014712

Date: 9/1/2020
Respondent's Massage Therapist license is revoked.

Respondent obtained a license by fraud, misrepresentation, or concealment of material facts.

Massage Therapist

KUSTERMANN, RUNGRAT
City: SPRING
County: HARRIS
Zip Code: 77379
License #: MT132098
Complaint # MAS20190015029

Date: 8/28/2020
Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $2,500; and Respondent’s Massage Therapist license is revoked.

Respondent submitted fraudulent documentation to the Department to obtain a license.

Massage Therapist

LOPERA, LUZ A
City: DALLAS
County: DALLAS
Zip Code: 75234
License #: MT109456
Complaint # MAS20200013162

Date: 8/28/2020
The Respondent's Massage Therapist license is revoked.

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

Massage Therapist

GUO, BAOWEN
City: RICHMOND
County: FORT BEND
Zip Code: 77407

License #: 132202
Complaint # MAS20190014800

Date: 8/27/2020
Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $10,000 and revocation of license number MT132202.

Respondent engaged in fraud or deceit in obtaining a certificate, license, or permit on three occasions.

Tow Company

Company: TEXAS DOMAIN WRECKER SERVICE LIC 006476517C
City: LAREDO
County: WEBB
Zip Code: 78041
License #: 006476517C
Complaint # TOW20200007923

Date: 9/15/2020
The Respondent's Tow Truck Company license is revoked.

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

Tow Company/Vehicle Storage Facility

Company: TAYLOR TOWING & AUTO STORAGE INC
City: DICKINSON
County: GALVESTON
Zip Code: 77552
License #(s): 0650344VSF, 0654400VSF, 41761, 006501967C, 006539427C
Complaint # VSF20190005763

Date: 7/8/2020
The Respondent's Incident Management Tow Operator license, Vehicle Storage Facility, Tow Company are revoked; Respondent shall not apply for a new license before the first anniversary of the date of the revocation.

Respondent submitted a renewal application that made false statements regarding the Respondent's criminal history; Applicant has been convicted of a crime that was committed within 5 years of their application.

Tow Company/Tow Operator

VARKADOZ, JOSEPH A
City: AUSTIN
County: TRAVIS
Zip Code: 78744
License #: 50281
Complaint # TOW20200002148

Date: 7/16/2020
Respondent's Tow Company and Incident Management Tow Operator renewal applications are denied, and Respondent's Consent Tow Operator license is revoked; Respondent shall not apply for a new license before the first anniversary of the date of the revocation.

Applicant has a deferred adjudication disposition which makes them unfit to hold a license; Applicant has been convicted of a crime that was committed within 5 years of their application; Applicant lacks sufficient honesty, trustworthiness and integrity to hold a license.

Tow Company/Tow Operator

LOPEZ, DERIC
City: HOUSTON
County: HARRIS
Zip Code: 77076
License #(s): 006458393C, 4949
Complaint # TOW20180014024

Date: 9/17/2020
Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $10,000; The Respondent's Tow Company license is revoked; The Respondent's Incident Management Tow Operator license is revoked.

Respondent failed to perform towing operations with honesty, trustworthiness, and integrity; Respondent failed to take a non-consent tow to a location designated by the vehicle’s owner or a licensed vehicle storage facility.

Tow Operator

CLARK, JOSHUA
City: REFUGIO
County: REFUGIO
Zip Code: 78377
License #: 36643
Complaint # TOW20200007734

Date: 10/5/2020
The Respondent surrendered the Incident Management Tow Operator license and that license is revoked; and Respondent shall not apply for a new license before the first anniversary of the date of the revocation.

Respondent submitted a renewal application that made false statements regarding the Respondent's criminal history; Applicant has been convicted of a crime that was committed within 5 years of their application; Applicant has a deferred adjudication disposition which makes them unfit to hold a license.

Tow Operator

LOPEZ, AARON
City: AUSTIN
County: TRAVIS
Zip Code: 78745
License #: 44454
Complaint # TOW20200000827

Date: 9/24/2020
Respondent's Management Tow Operator renewal application is denied, and Respondent's Management Tow Operator license is revoked.

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

Tow Operator

CHAVEZ, HUGO V
City: KATY
County: WALLER
Zip Code: 77494
License #: 35538
Complaint # TOW20190005724

Date: 9/1/2020
Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $6,000; Respondent's Tow Operator Private Property license is suspended for one-year.

Respondent failed to perform towing operations in a safe and competent manner.

Tow Operator

MOUNTS, BRANDON T
City: HOUSTON
County: HARRIS
Zip Code: 77044
License #: 38654
Complaint # TOW20200006190

Date: 9/1/2020
The Respondent's Incident Management Tow Operator license is revoked.

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

Tow Operator

TATE, TYREE D
City: FORT WORTH
County: TARRANT
Zip Code: 76112
License #: 45827
Complaint # TOW20190010555

Date: 8/28/2020
Respondent's Incident Management Tow Operator renewal application is denied, and Respondent's Incident Management Tow Operator license is revoked.

Respondent submitted a renewal application that made false statements regarding the Respondent's criminal history; Applicant has been convicted of a crime that was committed within 5 years of their application; Respondent has been convicted of an offense that directly relates to the duties and responsibilities of the licensed occupation.

Tow Operator

BEAIRD, CHAD JOSHUA
City: HUNTSVILLE
County: WALKER
Zip Code: 77320
License #: 37377
Complaint # TOW20190003340

Date: 8/4/2020
Respondent's application for Incident Management Tow Operator license is denied; and Respondent Incident Management Tow Operator license is revoked and is not eligible for a new license until one year from the date of this order.

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; Applicant lacks sufficient honesty, trustworthiness and integrity to hold a license.

Tow Operator

KERN, JOHN A
City: SHERMAN
County: GRAYSON
Zip Code: 75092
License #: 42768
Complaint # TOW20190011645

Date: 7/16/2020
Respondent's Incident Management Tow Operator renewal application is denied, and Respondent's Incident Management Tow Operator license is revoked

Applicant has been convicted of a crime which has been designated a sexually violent offense in Article 62.001, Texas Code of Criminal Procedure.

Vehicle Storage Facility

PERALES, BARBARA J
City: SAN ANTONIO
County: BEXAR
Zip Code: 78217
License #: 643720VSF
Complaint # VSF20190006150

Date: 11/30/2020
Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $14,700; Respondent's Vehicle Storage Facility license number 0643720VSF is revoked.

Respondent failed to have vehicles available for release; Respondent failed to accept payment by electronic check, debit, card, or credit card on three (3) occasions constituting three (3) violations; Respondent failed to make all documents available for inspection on two (2) occasions constituting two (2) violations; Respondent failed to mail the first notice to the owner/representative within the 5-day period of the vehicle being accepted at the VSF; Respondent failed to send the required notice of abandonment to Law Enforcement; Respondent failed to conduct vehicle storage facility operations with honesty, trustworthiness and integrity.

Cease and Desist Orders

License Type Name and Location: Order Basis for Order

Air Conditioning & Refrigeration

ORR, MICHAEL D
City: WATAUGA
County: TARRANT
Zip Code: 76148
License: Not Licensed
Complaint # ACR20190007809

Date: 11/24/2020
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

RAMBSEL, KRIS J
City: ALBA
County: WOOD
Zip Code: 75410
License: Not Licensed
Complaint # ACR20190012606

Date: 4/21/2020
Respondent is ordered to cease and desist from acting as, impersonating, performing or offering to perform work as an air conditioning and refrigeration contractor.

Respondent performed air conditioning contracting without first obtaining the required license.

Barbers

DE ANDA, JOSE ALFREDO
City: LAREDO
County: WEBB
Zip Code: 78046
License: Not Licensed
Complaint # BAR20200008597

Date: 10/29/2020
Respondent is ordered to immediately cease and desist from operating or managing a barbershop.

Respondent operated a barbershop with an expired license

Barbers

WARD, DAVID WAYNE
City: HURST
County: TARRANT
Zip Code: 76053
License: Not Licensed
Complaint # BAR20200007839

Date: 7/14/2020
Respondent is ordered to immediately cease and desist from acting as or impersonating a licensed barber.

Respondent performed barbering without the required license; Respondent failed to comply with an order previously issued by the Executive Director.

Barbers

CONLEY, WALTER T
City: HOUSTON
County: HARRIS
Zip Code: 77077
License #: 234074
Complaint # BAR20200005534

Date: 4/8/2020
Respondent is ordered to immediately cease and desist from operating or managing a barbershop.

Respondent performed barbering without the required license.

Cosmetology

BRYANT, BREANNA
City: GRAND PRAIRIE
County: TARRANT
Zip Code: 75052
License #: 1835166
Complaint # COS20200010150

Date: 11/23/2020
Respondent is ordered to immediately cease and desist from performing or attempting to perform as a cosmetologist.

Respondent performed or attempted to perform a practice of cosmetology without a license.

Cosmetology

CLINTON, LARRY T
City: FORT WORTH
County: TARRANT
Zip Code: 76120
License #: 223132
Complaint # BAR20200007841

Date: 7/14/2020
Respondent is ordered to immediately cease and desist from performing or attempting to perform as a cosmetologist.

Respondent performed or attempted to perform a practice of cosmetology without a license; Respondent failed to comply with an order previously issued by the Executive Director.

Electrical Contractors

HINES, DUANE C
City: RICHMOND
County: FORT BEND
Zip Code: 77406
License: Not Licensed
Complaint # ELC20180005863

Date: 3/16/2020
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 or electrician license.

Massage Establishment

Company: TOP HAPPY MASSAGE
City: STANTON
County: OUT OF STATE
Zip Code: 90680
License: Not Licensed
Complaint # MAS20200013049

Date: 10/29/2020
Respondent is ordered to immediately cease and desist from operating a place of business in which massage therapy and/ or other massage services is offered and/or performed.

Respondent was representing that the location was a massage establishment but did not have any licensed massage therapists to perform massage services; Respondent performed the practice of massage therapy without a massage therapist license.

Massage Establishment

YU, MAHALLY
City: HOUSTON
County: HARRIS
Zip Code: 77072
License #: ME3543
Complaint # MAS20180016350

Date: 3/24/2020
Respondent is ordered to immediately cease and desist from operating a place of business in which massage therapy and/ or other massage services is offered and/or performed.

Respondent operated a massage establishment without a license.

Massage Therapist

PHAM, KATHY T
City: HOUSTON
County: HARRIS
Zip Code: 77084
License #: MT044313
Complaint # MAS20200006059

Date: 10/29/2020
Respondent is ordered to immediately cease and desist from operating a place of business in which massage therapy and/ or other massage services is offered and/or performed.

Respondent operated a massage establishment without a massage establishment license.

Massage Therapist

LIU, POPU
City: WEBSTER
County: HARRIS
Zip Code: 77598
License: Not Licensed
Complaint # MAS20200011375

Date: 10/28/2020
Respondent is ordered to immediately cease and desist from operating a place of business in which massage therapy and/ or other massage services is offered and/or performed.

Respondent performed the practice of massage therapy without a massage therapist license.

Massage Therapist

HOANG, JOHN TRONG
City: HOUSTON
County: HARRIS
Zip Code: 77225
License: Not Licensed
Complaint # MAS20200009132

Date: 10/9/2020
Respondent is ordered to immediately cease and desist from operating a place of business in which massage therapy and/ or other massage services is offered and/or performed.

Respondent operated a massage establishment without a massage establishment license.

Permanent Revocations

License Type Name and Location: Order Basis for Order

Cosmetology

HO, TU SI
City: PLANO
County: COLLIN
Zip Code: 75025
License #(s): 705196, 1515871
Complaint # COS20200005446

Date: 9/25/2020
The Respondent's Cosmetology Private Post-Secondary School license is revoked. The Respondent's Cosmetology Manicurist Instructor license is revoked. Respondent, Tu Si Ho, is permanently restrained and enjoined from any association with a private beauty culture school or barber school (COS/BAR School), or assisting other in any manner, expressly or by implication, in associating with a COS/BAR school in the State of Texas, and permanently disassociated both now and in the future from any COS/BAR school in the State of Texas. Respondent's duration of permanent disassociation and injunction from COS/BAR schools will be lifelong. Should the Department review, and sole determine that any material violation of this agreement has occurred, the Department shall cease to suspend the imposition of the agreed penalty of $495,500.00 and Respondent shall immediately pay the agreed penalty of $495,500.00

Respondent failed to submit an electronic record of six (6) student's accrued clock hours once per month; Respondent failed to provide five (5) prospective students with a schedule of the tuition and other fees assessed; Respondent failed to have a licensed instructor at the school during operational hours - eighty-five (85) violations; Respondent failed to maintain a daily record of students? attendance - forty-nine (49) violations; Respondent failed to cooperate with the inspector in the performance of an inspection.

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 Therapist

SALINAS, VICTOR R
City: ALLEN
County: COLLIN
Zip Code: 75002
License #: MT1094491
Complaint # MAS20180004054

Date: 9/1/2020
Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $2,500; and Respondent’s Massage Therapist license is revoked and that revocation is lifelong.

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

Defendant 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.

Defendant refused to stop performing, and offering to perfuming, air conditioning and refrigeration services and electrical services without a license. He failed to submit to department efforts to cease his operations and we proceeded to the District Court for Injunctive Relief.