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

BRANNAN, CLAUDIE F., JR.

City: League City

County: Galveston

Zip Code: 77573

 

License #:  20489

Date: 4/7/22

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $4,000. Respondent's Registered 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

SOMMERS, CLIFFORD

City: Houston

County: Harris

Zip Code: 77064

 

License #: 6008

Complaint #: ACR20210010882

Date: 12/21/21

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

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

Air Conditioning & Refrigeration

SMITH, GALEN R.

City: Spring

County: Harris

Zip Code: 77373

 

License #: 32065

Complaint #:  ACR20200013172

Date: 11/9/21

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

 

Respondent has a deferred adjudication disposition which should be considered a conviction for licensing purposes; and said conviction is directly related to the occupation.

Air Conditioning & Refrigeration

PHILBIN, TIGHE A.

City: Waxahachie

County: Ellis

Zip Code: 75165

 

License #: 78404

Complaint #:  ACR20210001157

Date: 10/23/21

Respondent voluntarily surrendered the Registered Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technician 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 has a deferred adjudication disposition which makes them unfit to hold a license.

Air Conditioning & Refrigeration

RIVERA, JOSE R.

City: Houston

County: Harris

Zip Code: 77043

 

License #: 37787

Complaint #:  ACR20210006248

Date: 10/21/21

Respondent voluntarily surrendered the Registered Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technician 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 has a deferred adjudication disposition which makes them unfit to hold a license.

Cosmetology

HUYNH, NHON and NAILS BY KERRY

City: Harker Heights

County: Bell

Zip Code: 76548

 

License #: 732769 and 1175827

Complaint #:  COS20190005480

Date: 11/17/21

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $2,600.

Respondent's Cosmetology Manicure Specialty Salon and Cosmetology Manicurist licenses are revoked.

Respondent operated a cosmetology salon without the appropriate license; Respondent performed or attempted to perform a practice of cosmetology without a license.

Cosmetology

PHILLIPS, GARETT PAUL

City: Houston

County: Harris

Zip Code: 77016

 

License #: 1508242

Complaint #:  COS20200015266

Date: 11/9/21

Respondent's Cosmetology Operator renewal application is denied, and Respondent's Cosmetology Operator license is revoked.

Respondent has a deferred adjudication disposition which should be considered a conviction for licensing purposes; and said conviction is directly related to the occupation.

Cosmetology

BILAL, AALIYAH ADANNA

City: Houston

County: Harris

Zip Code: 77088

 

License #: 1611809

Complaint #:  COS20200016226

Date: 10/7/21

Respondent's Cosmetology Operator 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.

Driver Education and Safety

SSES Inc.

City: Flower Mound

County:

Zip Code: 75022

 

License #: C0186

Complaint #: DES20210004930

Date: 3/31/22

Respondent's Driver Education School license is revoked.

Respondent school owner closed the school and its branches without notifying the Department fifteen days prior to closing.

Electricians

GAMEZ, MARK A

City: San Juan

County: Hidalgo

Zip: 78589

 

License #:  408412

Complaint #:  ELC20190016630

Date: 1/18/22

Respondent shall remit the dishonored payment processing fee of $50; and Respondent's Apprentice Electrician license is revoked.

Respondent failed to pay the dishonored payment processing fee.

 

Electricians

HOCHER, MARK S III

City: Conroe

County: Montgomery

Zip: 77032

 

License #: 314518

Complaint #: ELC20210004617

Date: 1/3/22

Respondent's Apprentice Electrician renewal application is denied, and Respondent's Apprentice Electrician license is revoked.

Respondent has a deferred adjudication disposition which should be considered a conviction for licensing purposes; and said conviction is directly related to the occupation.

Electricians

GARCIA, JUAN JR.

City: Austin

County: Travis

Zip: 78404

 

License #: 344258 and 31178

Complaint #: ELC20210004135

Date: 1/3/22

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $2,000.

Respondent's Master Electrician and Electrical Contractor licenses are suspended for 1 year from the date the order is final.

 

Respondent allowed another person to use his license.

Electricians

BROWN, RICHARD JR.

City: Charlotte

State: North Carolina

 

License #: 309529

Complaint #: ELC20200003821

Date 12/9/21

Respondent's Apprentice Electrician renewal application is denied, and Respondent's Apprentice Electrician license is revoked.

Respondent has a deferred adjudication disposition which should be considered a conviction for licensing purposes; and said conviction is directly related to the occupation.

Electricians

DOMINGUEZ, RICARDO

City: El Paso

County: El Paso

Zip Code: 79907

 

License #: 352544

Complaint #:   ELC20210001946

Date 11/01/21

Respondent's Apprentice Electrician renewal application is denied, and Respondent's Apprentice Electrician license is revoked.

 

Respondent has a deferred adjudication disposition which should be considered a conviction for licensing purposes; and said conviction is directly related to the occupation.

Electricians

GLENN, JAZMAN

City: Fort Worth

County:  Tarrant

Zip Code: 76119

 

License #: 360106

Complaint #:   ELC20200009230

Date: 11/9/21

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 has a deferred adjudication disposition which should be considered a conviction for licensing purposes; and said conviction is directly related to the occupation.

Electricians

HANSON, THOMAS DUANE

City: Athens

County: Henderson

Zip Code: 75751

 

License #: 209155

Complaint #:   ELC20210008352

Date: 11/3/21

Respondent's Apprentice Electrician renewal application is denied, and Respondent's Apprentice Electrician license is revoked.

Respondent has been convicted of an offense that directly relates to the duties and responsibilities of the licensed occupation.

Electricians

LEON, URIEL

City: Denton

County: Denton

Zip Code: 76208

 

License #: 182886

Complaint #:   ELC20200008696

Date: 11/1/21

Respondent's Apprentice Electrician license is revoked.

Respondent has a deferred adjudication disposition which should be considered a conviction for licensing purposes; and said conviction is directly related to the occupation.

Electricians

PEREZ, JUSTIN P.

City: San Antonio

County: Bexar

Zip Code: 78237

 

License #: 480457

Complaint #:   ELC20210003144

Date: 11/3/21

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.

Electricians

ROMERO, RONALD VINCENT

City: Brownwood

County: Brown

Zip Code: 76801

 

License #: 108030 and 493236

Complaint #:   ELC20210005348

Date: 11/15/21

Respondent's Journeyman Electrician renewal application is denied, and Respondent's Journeyman Electrician and Electrical Apprentice licenses are revoked.

 

Respondent has been convicted of an offense that directly relates to the duties and responsibilities of the licensed occupation.

Electricians

ROGERS, JESS W.

City: San Antonio

County: Bexar

Zip Code: 78232

 

License #: 489800

Complaint #:   ELC20210006095

Date: 11/15/21

Respondent's Apprentice Electrician renewal application is denied, and Respondent's Apprentice Electrician license is revoked.

Respondent has been convicted of an offense that directly relates to the duties and responsibilities of the licensed occupation.

Electricians

BRAVO, JOSE

City: Terrell

County: Kaufman

Zip Code: 75160

 

License #: 467551

Complaint #:   ELC20200016939

Date 10/14/21

Respondent's Apprentice Electrician 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.

Electricians

HERMANCE, EVAN C.

City: Liberty Hill

County: Williamson

Zip Code: 78642

 

License #: 422352

Complaint #:   ELC20210004082

Date: 10/25/21

Respondent's Apprentice Sign Electrician renewal application is denied, and Respondent's Apprentice Sign Electrician license is revoked.

Respondent submitted a renewal application that made false statements regarding the Respondent's criminal history; Respondent has a deferred adjudication disposition which should be considered a conviction for licensing purposes; and said conviction is directly related to the occupation.

Electricians

BURNS-AVILA, FRANCISG J

City: Mission

County: Hidalgo

Zip Code: 78574

 

License #: 309743

Complaint #:  ELC20210008680

Date: 10/14/21

Respondent's Apprentice Electrician license is revoked.

 

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

Electricians

EAGLIN, ANTONIO D.

City: San Marcos

County: Hays

Zip Code: 78666

 

License #: 331687

Complaint #:  ELC20190012042

Date: 10/14/21

Respondent shall remit the dishonored payment processing fee of $50; and Respondent's Apprentice Electrician license is revoked.

Respondent failed to pay the dishonored payment processing fee.

 

Massage Therapy

FUENTES, CARMINA G.

City: Houston

County: Harris

Zip Code: 77073

 

License #:  MT133723

Complaint #:  MAS20210008208

Date: 2/24/22

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $15,000; and Respondent's Massage Therapist license is revoked.

Respondent engaged in sexual contact during a session with a client, and the Department is charging 3 violations.

Massage Establishment

LIU, XIAOLIAN

City: El Paso

County: El Paso

Zip Code: 79907

 

License #:  ME5895 and  MT133698

Complaint #:  MAS20210008236

Date: 3/3/22

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $17,500; and Respondent's Massage Establishment and Massage Therapist licenses are revoked.

Respondent allowed an individual, including a student, license holder, or employee, to reside on the premises of the massage establishment; Respondent failed to provide an initial consultation to each client before the first massage therapy session and obtain the signature of the client on the consultation document; Respondent failed to maintain a list of all employees; Respondent allowed an employee to engage in sexual contact in the massage establishment; Respondent employed an unlicensed individual to perform massage therapy services.

Massage Establishment

SUNS SPA

HARDY, HAE SUK

City: Dallas

County: Dallas

Zip Code: 75229

 

License #: ME2180 and MT000725

Complaint #:    MAS20210010469

Date: 1/28/22

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $17,500.

 

Respondent Hae Hardy's Massage Therapist license is revoked.

 

Respondent's Massage Establishment license is revoked.

Respondent allowed an individual, including a student, license holder, or employee, to reside on the premises of the massage establishment, the Department is charging 5 violations; Respondent failed to keep accurate records of the dates of massage therapy services; Respondent's representative failed to cooperate with the investigator in the performance of the inspection.

 

Massage School

CHINESE COMPASSION MASSAGE SCHOOL

City: Houston

County: Harris

Zip Code: 77494

 

License #:  MS1078 and MI3825

Complaint #:  MAS20210001718

Date: 10/23/21

Respondents are assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $5,000; and Respondents' Massage Therapy School and Massage Therapy Instructor licenses are revoked.

 

Respondents provided unauthorized assistance in connection with an examination required to obtain a license; Respondents failed to comply with an order issued by the Department.

Massage Therapist

PHELAN, NATHIDA

City: Spring

County: Harris

State: TX

Zip: 77380

 

License #: MT131965

Complaint #: MAS20190014911

Date: 12/24/21

Respondent voluntarily surrendered the Massage Therapist license and that license is revoked.

Respondent obtained a license by fraud, misrepresentation, or concealment of material facts, and the Department is charging 2 violations.

Massage Therapist

ZHOU, XINFENG

City: El Paso

County: El Paso

Zip Code:

 

License #: MT131838

Complaint #: MAS20210006303

Date: 12/6/21

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $5,000; and Respondent's Massage Therapist license is revoked.

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

Massage Therapist

GONZALEZ, CRISTOBAL LIZANDRO

City: San Antonio

County: Bexar

Zip Code: 78218

 

License #: MT112695

Complaint #: MAS20190009155

Date: 11/9/21

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $15,000; and Respondent's Massage Therapist license is revoked.

Respondent engaged in sexual contact during a session with a client, the Department is charging 3 violations.

Massage Therapist

SANCHEZ, JOSE MARCOS

City: El Paso

County: El Paso

Zip Code: 79928

 

License #: MT123577

Complaint #: MAS20200012292

Date: 11/3/21

Respondent's Massage Therapist renewal application is denied, and Respondent's Massage Therapist license is revoked.

Respondent has been convicted of an offense that directly relates to the duties and responsibilities of the licensed occupation.

Motor Fuel Metering & Quality

JANOOB INC.

City: Corpus Christi

County: Nueces

Zip: 78412

 

Complaint #:  FMQ20210013969

License #:  824276

Date: 2/9/22

Respondents are assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $5,000.

Respondents' FMQ Device license number 824276 is revoked for a period of one year.

 

Respondents sold motor fuel that did not comply with the current standards relating to fuel quality, the Department is charging 2 violations.

Tow Company

BOONE, JOSEPH SR.

City: Port Arthur

County: Jefferson

Zip Code: 77642

 

License #: 005814458C and 6128

Complaint #:  TOW20210007594

Date: 12/15/21

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty of $4,000.

Respondent's Tow Company and Incident Management Tow Operator licenses are suspended for 1 year.

Respondent failed and/or refused to permit inspection or interfered with an inspection or investigation by an authorized representative of the commission or department.

 

Tow Company

BATEMAN SERVICES LLC

City: Lindale

County: Smith

Zip Code: 

 

License #:  05033469C

Complaint #: TOW20200005957

Date: 12/9/21

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $9,000.

Respondent's Tow Company license is revoked.

 

Respondent failed to maintain liability insurance for each tow truck; Respondent failed and/or refused to permit inspection or interfered with an inspection or investigation by an authorized representative of the commission or department.

Tow Company

ALEXANDER, PHILLIP

City: Wichita Falls

County: Wichita

Zip Code: 76301

 

License #: 6542990C       

Complaint #:  TOW20210003657

Date: 11/18/21

Respondent's Tow Company license is revoked.

Respondent has been convicted of an offense that directly relates to the duties and responsibilities of the licensed occupation.

Tow Operator

MEDINA, DEREK R.

City: San Antonio

County: Bexar

Zip Code:

 

License #: 41181

Complaint #:  TOW20200014565

Date: 12/9/21

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $3,000.

Respondent's Incident Management Tow Operator license is revoked.

 

Respondent failed to perform each towing operation with honesty, trustworthiness, and integrity.

Tow Operator

ALEXANDER, PHILLIP (JR)

City: Wichita Falls

County: Wichita

Zip Code: 76301

 

License #: 33695

Complaint #:  TOW20200008739

Date: 11/16/21

Respondent's Incident Management Tow Operator license is revoked.

 

Respondent has been convicted of an offense that directly relates to the duties and responsibilities of the licensed occupation.

Vehicle Storage Facility

YOUSEF, ALAA EID

City: Houston

County: Harris

Zip Code: 77084

 

License #:  0650994VSF and 2593

Complaint #: VSF20200010824

Date: 12/24/21

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $3,500.

Respondent's Vehicle Storage Facility license number 0650994VSF and Vehicle Storage Facility Employee license number 2593 are revoked.

Respondent failed to conduct vehicle storage facility operations with honesty, trustworthiness and integrity, the Department is charging 2 violations.

Vehicle Storage Facility

BOONE, JOSEPH SR.

City: Port Arthur

County:

Zip Code: 77642

 

License #:  0581469VSF and 1598

Complaint #:  VSF20210003368

Date: 12/15/21

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $4,000.

Respondent's Vehicle Storage Facility and Vehicle Storage Facility Employee licenses are suspended for 1 year.

 

Respondent failed and/or refused to permit inspection or interfered with an inspection or investigation by an authorized representative of the commission or department.

 

Cease and Desist Orders

License Type Name and Location: Order Basis for Order

Air Conditioning & Refrigeration

GAYTAN, RUBEN

City: San Antonio

County: Bexar

Zip Code: 78228

License #: None

Complaint #: ACR20210016122

11/22/21

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

NAVARRO, VICTOR M.

City: Laredo

County: Webb

Zip Code: 78041

License #: None

Complaint #: BAR20210014641

Date: 11/16/21

Respondent is ordered to immediately cease and desist from operating or managing a barbershop.

Respondent operated a barbershop without holding the appropriate license.

Barbers

TURRUBIARTES, MIGUEL A.

City: San Benito

County: Cameron

Zip Code: 78656

License #: 225858 and 641760

Complaint #: BAR20200016922

Date: 10/14/21

The Respondent's Barber Shop and Class A Barber licenses are revoked.

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

Barbers

RINGO, GARY TRENT SR.

City: MIDLAND
County: MIDLAND
Zip Code: 79705

License: Not Licensed
Complaint # BAR20210006486

Date:4/21/21
Respondent is ordered to immediately cease and desist from operating or managing a barbershop.

Respondent operated a barbershop without holding the appropriate license.

Cosmetology

VU, TAI ANH

City: Garland

County: Dallas

Zip Code: 75040

License #: 1768278

Complaint #: COS20200016397

Date: 10/25/21

Respondent's Cosmetology Manicurist license is revoked.

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

Cosmetology

ALVARADO, BENJAMIN JR.

City: Vernon
County: Wilbarger
Zip Code: 78634

License #: Not Licensed

Complaint # COS20210007634

DATE: 9/21/2021

Respondent is ordered to immediately cease and desist from operating or managing a cosmetology beauty salon.

Respondent operated a cosmetology salon without the appropriate license.

Massage Therapy

SIMERSKEY, JIMMY

City: Cypress

County: Harris

State: Texas

Zip Code: 77429

License #: MT129745 and MI3738

Complaint #: MAS20220002811

Date: 3/18/22

Respondent is ordered to immediately cease and desist from performing and/or offering to perform sexual contact during massage therapy sessions with clients, or from teaching, training, or misleading clients about Respondent's qualifications or allowable services as a Massage Therapist.

Respondent engaged in sexual contact during a massage therapy session.

Massage Therapy

HE, CONGJIN

City: Fort Worth

County: Tarrant

State: Texas

Zip Code: 76108

License #: Not Licensed

Complaint #: MAS20210015543

Date: 12/15/21

Respondent is ordered to immediately cease and desist from acting as a massage therapist and from performing and/or offering to perform massage therapy or other massage services.

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

Massage School

MPOWER EDUCATION

City: Frederick

State: Maryland

Zip Code: 21701

License #: Not Licensed

Complaint #: MAS20210010999

Date: 6/15/21

Respondent shall immediately cease and desist from advertising as an unlicensed school, acting and operating as an unlicensed school, cease allowing any student who does not have a requisite student permit issued by the Department to attend any part of the course of instruction, and cease offering the internship at Massage Establishment locations.

Respondent acted as a massage school without the appropriate license.

Massage School

CHINESE COMPASSION MASSAGE SCHOOL

City: Houston

County: Harris

Zip Code: 77036

License #: MS1078

Complaint #: MAS20210001718

Date: 6/8/21

Respondents are ordered to immediately cease and desist from providing unauthorized assistance in connection with an examination by removing any exam question material from their website and any YouTube channels which Respondents also control.

Respondents used or provided unauthorized assistance in connection with an examination.

Massage Establishment

BARTLING, ELVIRA G.

City: SAN JUAN
County: HIDALGO
Zip Code: 78589

License: Not Licensed

Complaint # MAS20210011368

Date: 9/24/21

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 and from performing and/or offering to perform massage therapy or other massage services until the Respondent becomes properly licensed.

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

Massage Establishment

CHANG, YING

City: HUMBLE
County: HARRIS
Zip Code: 77056

License: Not Licensed

Complaint # MAS20210002664

Date: 9/9/21

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 operated a massage establishment without a massage establishment license.

Massage Therapist

LI, SHUFANG

City: Houston

County: Harris

Zip Code: 77036

License #: MT131351

Complaint #: MAS20190014913

Date: 10/14/21

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $10,000; and Respondent's Massage Therapist license is revoked.

Respondent submitted fraudulent documentation to the Department to obtain a license, the Department is charging 2 violations.

Massage Therapist

ZHAO, SHUMEI

City: Arlington

County: Tarrant

Zip Code: 76017

License: Not Licensed

Complaint # MAS20210006440

Date: 5/11/21

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

Tow Trucks

LONGHORN WRECKER INC.

City: Dallas

County: Dallas

Zip Code: 75220

License #: 6127047C

Complaint #: TOW20200006633

Date: 10/7/21

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $3,000. Respondent's Tow Company license is suspended for 6 months.

Respondent performed a non-consent, private property tow without legal authority and/or in the absence of legally required signs being posted; Respondent performed an illegal tow.

Tow Trucks

TK TOWING LLC

City: Dallas

County: Dallas

Zip Code: 75234

License #: 006420937C

Complaint #: TOW20200000662

Date: 10/14/21

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $5,000. Respondent shall issue a refund to the vehicle owner mentioned in the order. Respondent's Tow Company license is suspended for one year.

Respondent failed to maintain the required insurance; Respondent operated a tow company without the appropriate license.

Vehicle Storage Facility

JODY WADE ENTERPRISES LLC

City: Wichita Falls

County: Wichita

Zip Code: 76302

License #: 0646497VSF

Complaint #: VSF20190011397

Date: 10/25/21

Respondent is assessed an administrative penalty in the amount of $11,500. Respondent's Vehicle Storage Facility license is revoked.

Respondent failed to send the required notice to an address obtained from the governmental entity responsible maintaining the motor vehicle title and registration database for the state in which the vehicle is registered; Respondent used a vehicle for personal or business use without the written consent of the vehicle's owner; Respondent failed to conduct vehicle storage facility operations with honesty, trustworthiness and integrity.

 

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

 

Permanent Injunctions

License Type Name and Location: Order Basis for Order

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.

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.