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

SOROCHIN, SERGHEI

City: Bridgeport
County: Wise
Zip Code: 76426

License #: 46412

Complaint #: ACR20200010825

Date: 3/8/21

The Respondent's Registered Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technician license is revoked.

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

Air Conditioning & Refrigeration

FRANCIS, CLAYTON JR

City: Richmond
County: Fort Bend
Zip Code: 77407

License #: 12610

Complaint #: ACR20190012740

Date: 3/5/21

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $4,000; Respondent's Certified Air Conditioning and Refrigeration technician license is revoked.

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

Air Conditioning & Refrigeration

MABRY, MICHAEL M.

City: Pearland
County: Brazoria
Zip Code: 77584

License #: 342334

Complaint #: ACR20190000820

Date: 3/15/21

Respondent's Journeyman Electrician renewal application is denied, and Respondent's Journeyman 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.

Air Conditioning & Refrigeration

O HARA, GUSTAVO L.

City: Houston
County: Harris
Zip Code: 77092

License #: 342334

Complaint #: ACR20190000820

Date: 3/15/21

Respondent's Journeyman Electrician renewal application is denied, and Respondent's Journeyman 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.

Air Conditioning & Refrigeration

SALINAS, BRIAN

City: Somerset
County: Bexar
Zip Code: 78069

License #: 77619

Complaint #: ACR20190016041

DATE: 3/5/21

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $3,500. Respondent's Registered ACR Technician license number 77619 is Suspended.

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

Air Conditioning & Refrigeration

GARCIA, LEO D
City: HOUSTON
County: HARRIS
Zip Code: 77015

License #: 31593
Complaint # ACR20190006042

Date: 1/6/2021

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $3,500; and Respondent's Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Contractor license is suspended for a period of one (1) year beginning on the date this order is signed by the Executive Director

Respondent allowed another person to use his license.

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.

Barbers

ALLEN, BRANDON
City: Dallas
County: Dallas
Zip Code: 75241

License #: 644937
Complaint # BAR20190003216

Date:3/9/2021
The Respondent's Class A Barber license is revoked.

Respondent made a false statement in connection with applying for or renewing a license.; 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.

Barbers

HENDERSON, APRIL L
City: DALLAS
County: DALLAS
Zip Code: 75216

License #: 634282
Complaint # BAR20200010160

Date:1/6/2021
The Respondent's Class A Barber license is revoked.

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

Barbers

HENDERSON, CORNELIUS A
City: DESOTO
County: DALLAS
Zip Code: 75115

License #: 643863
Complaint # BAR20200008373

Date: 1/26/2021

The 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.

Barbers

PALOMO, EDUARDO
City: MISSION
County: HIDALGO
Zip Code: 78572

License #: 228118
Complaint # BAR20200013183

Date: 1/26/2021
The Respondent's Barber Shop license is revoked.

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

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.

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.

Cosmetology

BOOKER, RAVEN

City: Burleson
County: Johnson/Tarrant
Zip Code: 76028

License #: 1539142

Complaint # COS20200012724

Date: 3/12/21

The Respondent's Cosmetology 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; Applicant has a deferred adjudication disposition which makes them unfit to hold a license.

Cosmetology

BOEAU BELLE LTD INC
City: SOUTHLAKE
County: TARRANT
Zip Code: 76092

License #: 726544
Complaint # COS20200009386

Date: 1/6/2021

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $13,200; Respondent's Cosmetology Esthetician Specialty Salon license is revoked.

Respondent leased space in a salon to an individual who engaged in the practice of cosmetology but had not obtained a cosmetology license; Respondent failed to prepare fresh disinfectant solution daily or more often as needed, for immersion of implements; Respondent failed to dispose of single-use items after use; Respondent failed to clean and disinfect all wax pots.

Cosmetology

NGUYEN, CHRISTINA M
City: MIDLAND
County: MIDLAND
Zip Code: 79707

License #(s): 1522245, 772915
Complaint # COS20200010817

Date:1/28/2021
The Respondent's Cosmetology Operator license is revoked.

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

Cosmetology

SANDOVAL, JOANN L
City: SAN ANTONIO
County: BEXAR
Zip Code: 78217

License #: 1283287
Complaint # COS20200015209

Date: 1/26/2021
Respondent's Cosmetology Operator renewal application is denied, and Respondent's Cosmetology 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; Applicant has a deferred adjudication disposition which makes them unfit to hold a license.

Cosmetology

TIJERINA, ASHLEY N
City: COPPERAS COVE
County: CORYELL
Zip Code: 76522

License #: 1655987
Complaint # COS20200016206

Date: 2/22/2021
The Respondent's Cosmetology Operator 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.

Cosmetology

HERNANDEZ, CRISELDA
City: ANDREWS
County: ANDREWS
Zip Code: 79714

License #: 1142761
Complaint # COS20190015037

Date: 12/22/2020
The Respondent's Cosmetology 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; Applicant has a deferred adjudication disposition which makes them unfit to hold a license.

Cosmetology

VELAZQUEZ, BEIJA L
City: SAN ANTONIO
County: BEXAR
Zip Code: 78201

License #: 1605821
Complaint # COS20200004322

Date: 12/22/2020
The Respondent's Cosmetology 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; Applicant has a deferred adjudication disposition which makes them unfit to hold a license.

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.

Electricians

BROWN, ANDRE S.
City: Pasadena
County: Harris
Zip Code: 77506

License #: 439235
Complaint # ELC20200016908

Date: 3/4/21

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

FUENTES, JOHN PAUL

City: San Antonio

County: Bexar
Zip Code: 78242

License #: 398545
Complaint # ELC20200013812

Date: 3/12/21

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

MCCALL, MICHAEL BRANDON
City: Rowlett

County: Dallas and Rockwall
Zip Code: 75089

License #: 342334
Complaint # ELC20200013271

Date: 3/8/21

Respondent's Journeyman Electrician renewal application is denied, and Respondent's Journeyman 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

MUSUMANI WALUSAY, JUSTIN BUIN
City: Irving

County: Dallas
Zip Code: 75038

License #: 488150
Complaint # ELC20210000799

Date: 3/18/21

The Respondent's voluntarily surrendered the Apprentice Electrician 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.

Electricians

WOLLENZIN, MICHAEL C.
City: San Antonio

County: Bexar
Zip Code: 78216

License #: 447517
Complaint # ELC20200009710

Date: 3/8/21

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

GOMEZ, JAMES
City: FLORESVILLE
County: WILSON
Zip Code: 78114

License #: 259579
Complaint # ELC20200010962

Date: 1/6/2021

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

LARRY, TIMOTHY
City: DALLAS
County: DALLAS
Zip Code: 75287

License #: 474464
Complaint # ELC20200014866

Date: 1/21/2021
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

RANDALL, CHRISTOPHER J
City: SPRING
County: HARRIS
Zip Code: 77380

License #: 395559
Complaint # ELC20200008324

Date: 1/6/2021
Respondent's Residential Appliance Installer license renewal application is denied, and Respondent's Residential Appliance Installer 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

WILSON, DOUGLAS
City: SIOUX CENTER
County: OUT OF STATE
Zip Code: 51250

License #: 426681
Complaint # ELC20210000966

Date: 1/28/2021
The Respondent's Apprentice Electrician license is revoked.

Applicant has been convicted of a crime that was committed within 5 years of their application; Applicant has been convicted of a crime listed in Section 3g, Article 42.12, Texas Code of Criminal Procedure.

Electricians

CASTILLO, ERASMO
City: BAYTOWN
County: HARRIS
Zip Code: 77520

License #: 100789
Complaint # ELC20200003391

Date: 12/22/2020
Respondent's Apprentice Electrician license was revoked; Respondent may re-apply one year from the date this order was signed.

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

GALLOWAY, COLLIN
City: CONROE
County: MONTGOMERY
Zip Code: 77301

License #: 420830
Complaint # ELC20190006785

Date: 1/19/2021
Respondent's Apprentice Electrician renewal application is denied, and Respondent's Apprentice Electrician 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; 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.

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.

Massage Therapist

BLACKWELL, SHARON A.

City: Austin
County: Travis
Zip Code: 78741

License #: MAS20200008011
Complaint # MT011399

Date: 3/9/21
The Respondent's Massage Therapist license is revoked; and Respondent shall not apply for a new license before the first anniversary of the date of the revocation.

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

Massage Therapist

PERFECT SALON & SPA LLC

City: Houston
County: Harris
Zip Code: 77082

License #: ME5085
Complaint # MAS20200012497

Date: 3/30/21

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $2,000, which consist of $1,000 for MAS20200011647 and $1,000 for MAS20200012497; Respondent’s Massage Establishment license is revoked.

Respondent employed an unlicensed individual to perform massage therapy services; Respondent allowed an employee to engage in sexual contact in the massage establishment; Respondent allowed an individual, including a student, license holder, or employee, to reside on the premises of the massage establishment.

Massage Therapist

KIM, CHUL H M (CHARLIE)

City: Fort Worth
County: Tarrant
Zip Code: 76177

License #: MT131830

Complaint # MAS20200013249

Date: 3/30/21

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $3,750; and Respondent's Massage Therapist license is Revoked.

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

Massage Therapist

JOHNSON, DARRYL GLEN

City: Houston
County: Harris
Zip Code: 77071

License #: MT124641
Complaint # MAS20200007441

Date: 3/9/21
The Respondent's Massage Therapist license is revoked; and Respondent shall not apply for a new license before the first anniversary of the date of the revocation.

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

Massage Establishment/Massage Therapist

WANG, ZHEN
City: HOUSTON
County: HARRIS
Zip Code: 77072

License #: ME4759
Complaint # MAS20190009826

Date: 1/28/2021
Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $7,000; Respondent's Massage Establishment license is revoked.

Respondent employed an unlicensed individual to perform massage therapy services; Respondent failed to properly maintain and secure for each client the initial consultation documents, all session notes, and related billing records.

Massage Therapist

ZHANG, DE LIAN
City: ALLEN
County: COLLIN
Zip Code: 75013

License #: MT125085
Complaint # MAS20200005930

Date: 1/6/2021
Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $5,000; Respondent's Massage Therapist license is revoked effective the date this order is signed by the Executive Director and is not eligible to re-apply until one year from the date this order is signed.

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

Massage Therapist

PHAM, CHI QUOC
City: ROWLETT
County: DALLAS
Zip Code: 75088

License #: MT120686
Complaint # MAS20200007648

Date: 1/28/2021
Respondent’s Massage Therapist license is revoked.

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

Massage Therapist

HEBERT, JEREMY R
City: ALLEN
County: COLLIN
Zip Code: 75013

License #: MT125430
Complaint # MAS20180012585

Date: 2/22/2021
Respondent's Massage Therapist license is revoked.

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

Massage Therapist

LIU, LINGXIU
City: HURST
County: TARRANT
Zip Code: 76053

License #: MT132275
Complaint # MAS20190014691

Date: 2/23/2021
Respondent's Massage Therapist license is revoked.

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

Massage Therapist

LUDDINGTON, ROBERT L
City: HOUSTON
County: HARRIS
Zip Code: 77048

License #: MT035382
Complaint # MAS20190009672

Date: 12/22/2020
Respondent's Massage Therapy license was revoked and is not eligible for a license.

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

Massage Therapist

TREECE, SARAH
City: AUSTIN
County: TRAVIS
Zip Code: 78750

License #: MT124944
Complaint # MAS20200005346

Date: 12/22/2020
Respondent's Massage Therapist license was revoked and is not eligible for a license.

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

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.

Midwives

TURNER, LINDA
City: TERRELL
County: KAUFMAN
Zip Code: 75161

License #: 99161
Complaint # MID20190002364

Date: 12/22/2020
Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $10,000; Respondent's Midwife license is revoked.

Respondent used a mechanical device to advance labor; Respondent failed to recommend and complete transfer when a prenatal condition existed that required a recommendation for immediate transfer be made.

Mold Assessors and Remediators

ROJAS, LUIS

City: Weslaco
County: Hidalgo
Zip Code: 78599

License #: MRW17578
Complaint # MLD20200017399

Date: 3/12/21

The Respondent's Mold Remediation Worker 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.

Podiatrists

CRAWFORD, MILTON A
City: TERRELL
County: KAUFMAN
Zip Code: 75160

License #: 1171
Complaint # POD20190008868

Date: 12/22/2020
Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $4,500; The Respondent's Podiatric Physician license is revoked.

Respondent failed to practice podiatry in an acceptable manner consistent with public health and welfare.

Speech Language Pathology

SHAPER, AMANDA MEREDITH
City: KINGWOOD
County: HARRIS
Zip Code: 77339

License #: 39533
Complaint # SPA20200008424

Date: 1/21/2021
Respondent's Speech Language Pathologist Assistant renewal application is denied, and Respondent's Speech Language Pathologist Assistant license is revoked.

Respondent submitted a renewal application that made false statements regarding the Respondent's criminal history; Applicant has a deferred adjudication disposition which makes them unfit to hold a license.

Tow Company/Vehicle Storage Facility

GUTIERREZ, ALEX H
City: ROSENBERG
County: FORT BEND
Zip Code: 77471

License #: 005737538C
Complaint # TOW20190004982

License #: 0578776VSF
Complaint # VSF20190001283

Date: 1/6/2021

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $9,000 which consist of $4,500 for VSF20190001283, $4,500 for TOW20190004982 and TOW20190005429; Respondent's Vehicle Storage Facility license numbers 0578776VSF and 0614741VSF, and Tow Company license number 005737538C are revoked.

Respondent failed to perform towing operations with honesty, trustworthiness, and integrity under TOW20190004982 and TOW20190005429, Respondent intentionally deceived and misled the vehicle operator and transferred the vehicle without vehicle operator's authorization on two occasions constituting two violations. Respondent failed to have honesty and trustworthiness and integrity and/or requested a vehicle owner or operator to sign an authorization form for a tow, repair, or other service when the storage of a vehicle was the result of a tow initiated by law enforcement.

Tow Operator

BOURKE, DAVID E
City: CONROE
County: MONTGOMERY
Zip Code: 77301

License #: 16841
Complaint # TOW20200000731

Date: 1/26/2021
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 that is directly related to the occupation; Applicant has been convicted of a crime that was committed within 5 years of their application.

Tow Operator

ORESTO, RODRIQUEZ
City: AUSTIN
County: TRAVIS
Zip Code: 78744

License #: 46959
Complaint # TOW20200000230

Date: 1/6/2021
The Respondent's Consent 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

MAHARAJH, RICKEY R
City: HOUSTON
County: HARRIS
Zip Code: 77015

License #: 26661
Complaint # TOW20200008688

Date: 1/4/2021
Respondent's Incident Management Tow Truck Operator renewal application is denied, and Respondent's Incident Management Tow Truck Operator 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

JIMENEZ, ANTONIO
City: LOCKHART
County: CALDWELL
Zip Code: 78644

License #(s): 42241, 437781
Complaint # TOW20200001408

Date: 12/21/2020
The Respondent's Antonio Jimenez's Tow Operator Incident Management license number 42241 is revoked.

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

Vehicle Storage Facility

MEJIA, JOANNA
City: HOUSTON
County: HARRIS
Zip Code: 77063

License #: 12501
Complaint # VSF20200002706

Date:1/28/2021
Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $3,375. Respondent's Vehicle Storage Facility Employee license number 12501 is REVOKED.

Respondent failed to conduct vehicle storage facility operations with honesty, trustworthiness and integrity on two (2) separate occasions, constituting two (2) violations; Respondent performed a VSF function during a period when the VSF Company license was expired.

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.

Barbers

GRANILLO, CHRIS GREG
City: DALLAS
County: DALLAS
Zip Code: 75219

License: Not Licensed
Complaint # BAR20200012106

Date: 1/4/2021
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 created an impression with the public that Respondent is qualified or authorized to practice barbering or own or manage a barbershop, specialty shop, or barber school when Respondent does not hold a license, permit, or certificate.

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.

Cosmetology

MEDINA, RAUL
City: PHARR
County: HIDALGO
Zip Code: 78577

Not Licensed

Complaint # COS20200008436

Date: 1/4/2021

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

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.

Massage Therapist

DIAZ PUIG, KARLA FLABIA
City: Houston
County: Harris
Zip Code: 77057

License: Not Licensed
Complaint # MAS20210006292

Date: 3/30/21

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 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 failed to properly maintain and secure for each client the initial consultation documents, all session notes, and related billing records; Respondent performed the practice of massage therapy without a massage therapist license; Respondent operated a massage establishment without a massage establishment license.

Massage Therapist

RAMOS, HANY MONTALVO
City: HOUSTON
County: HARRIS
Zip Code: 77082

License: Not Licensed
Complaint # MAS20210000258

Date: 1/20/2021

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.

Massage Therapist

XI, MEINA
City: LAKE DALLAS
County: DENTON
Zip Code: 75065

License: Not Licensed

Complaint # MAS20200008301

Date: 1/4/2021
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; Respondent employed an unlicensed individual to perform massage therapy services.

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 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

PHAM, THANH TRUC

City: Dallas
County: Dallas
Zip Code: 75243

 

License #: 705351, 1529871,  1512794
Complaint # COS20190016766

 Date: 3/4/21

The Cosmetology Private Post-Secondary School license for Texan Beauty Academy LLC is revoked. The Cosmetology Manicurist Instructor license and Cosmetology Esthetician Instructor licenses for Respondent are both revoked. Thanh Truc Pham 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 is 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. In exchange for the lifelong disassociation, the Department suspended the imposition of the agreed penalty of $365,200.  If any material violation of this agreement should occur in the future, the penalty is no longer suspended, and Respondent shall immediately pay the agreed penalty of $365,200.

Respondents failed to provide each prospective student with a schedule of the tuition and other fees assessed, the Department is charging two (2) violations; Respondents failed to properly account for the hours granted to each student; Respondents failed to comply with an order previously issued by the Executive Director.

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.