February 26, 2021 9:00 AM

            SB 1


                                 Burns, Sonja  Advocate  (Self), Austin, TX

                                 Dawn Whitehurst, Emilee  President & CEO (Houston Area Women's Center), Houston, TX

                                 Eliopoulos, Dino  Applied Behavior Analysis Provider (Behavioral Innovations for children

                                 on the Autism spectrum), Addison, TX

                                 Hawkins, John   (also providing written testimony) (Texas Hospital Assn.), Austin

                                 Lukefahr MD, James L.  Prediatrician  (also providing written testimony) (Texas Pediatric

                                 Society), San Antonio, TX

                                 Maurer, Wendy  Cole Health/ABA Therapy  (also providing written testimony) (Cole

                                 Health), Conroe, TX

                                 McBeath, Don  Director of Government Relations (Texas Organization of Rural Community

                                 Hospitals), Round Rock, TX

                                 Mistretta, Cassie  Longterm Care, Operations (Senior Living Properties - Coalition of LTC


                                 Parades, Eddie  Healthcare Provider  (also providing written testimony) (Stone Gate Senior

                                 Living), Lewisville, TX

                                 River, Meera  Chief Operating Officer (Truman Smith Children's Care Center), Sykesville,


                                 Russo, Lori  Behavior Analyst (Behavioral Innovations), Addison, TX

                                 Terry, Gloria  CEO  (also providing written testimony) (Texas Council on Family Violence),

                                 Austin, TX

                                 Vanhoose, Laurie  Policy Director  (also providing written testimony) (Texas Association of

                                 Health Plans (TAHP))

                                 Wilson, Stacy  President  (also providing written testimony) (Children's Hospital Assn of

                                 Texas), Austin


                                 Baker, Cary  Scotty's House Child Advocacy Center  (also providing written testimony)

                                 (Children's Advocacy Centers - Scotty's House)

                                 Borel, Dennis  Executive Director  (also providing written testimony) (Coalition of the

                                 Texans with Disabilities)

                                 Brandenburgh, Amanda  Stay at home mom  (also providing written testimony) (Parents of

                                 Children with Autism), Sulphur Springs, TX

                                 Brown, Andrew  Distinguished Senior Fellow of Child and Family Policy  (also providing

                                 written testimony) (Texas Public Policy Foundation), Austin, TX

                                 Browning, Jill  Mother (Action Behavior Center, Autism Advocacy)

                                 Carson, Wayne  CEO  (also providing written testimony) (ACH Child & Family Services),

                                 Fort Worth

                                 Carter, Sydney  Mental Health Policy Fellow  (also providing written testimony) (Network

                                 of Behavioral Health Providers)

                                 Coghran, Brett  Paramedic  (also providing written testimony) (Texas Ambulance Asson)

                                 Columbus, Jason  MLB Hitting Coach/Autism Dad (My son, Brady)

                                 Cuellar, Serica N.  Board Certified Behavior Analyst  (also providing written testimony)

                                 (TX ABA PPG), Hill Country Village, TX

                                                                              WITNESS LIST


            February 26, 2021 9:00 AM

                                 Fredriksen, Amanda  Associate State Director  (also providing written testimony) (AARP),


                                 Frizzell Battin, Sandra  (Providers Alliance for Community Services of Texas), Austin, TX

                                 Gainey, Dr. Summer  Board Certified Behavior Analyst (Blue Sprig Pediatrics), Houston

                                 Garcia, Linda  Sr. Vice President  (also providing written testimony) (2Ingage), Abilene, TX

                                 Gonyer, Mallory  Behavioral Health Clinic - ABA, Owner (Mindscapes Behavioral Health),

                                 Boerne, TX

                                 Green, Christina  Children's Advocacy Centers of Texas  (also providing written testimony)

                                 (Children's Advocacy Centers of Texas)

                                 Haddad, Roberto A  Counsel For Gov Affair  (also providing written testimony) (DHR

                                 Health), Edinburg, TX

                                 Hammon, Rachel  Trade Association  (also providing written testimony) (TX Association

                                 for Home Care & Hospice)

                                 Hansch, Greg  Executive Director (National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Texas),

                                 Austin, TX

                                 Homer, Andrew  Non-Profit Director  (also providing written testimony) (Texas CASA),


                                 Howard, Jesse  Healthcare Operations (Girling Community Care), Austin, TX

                                 Howell, Kristen  Children's Advocacy Center for Denton County (Children's Advocacy

                                 Center for Denton County)

                                 Humphrey, Cynthia  (Association of Substance Abuse Program), Kerrville, TX

                                 Johnson, Lee  Deputy Director (Texas Council of Community Centers), Austin, TX

                                 Jones, Keith  Autism Therapy (Bluesprig), Houston, TX

                                 Latimer, Oswin  Autism Consultant  (Self), TX

                                 Linial, George   (also providing written testimony) (LeadingAge Texas)

                                 Lovitt, Matthew  Social Worker  (also providing written testimony) (National Alliance of

                                 Mental Illness (NAMI) Texas), Austin

                                 Luce, Tom  Retired  (also providing written testimony) (Texas 2036)

                                 McLean, Douglas  Business Owner  (also providing written testimony) (Myself and Protect

                                 Texas Fragile Kids), Round Rock, TX

                                 Milligan, Maureen  Association  (also providing written testimony) (Teaching Hospitals of

                                 Texas), Austin, TX

                                 Mintz, Dr. Charna  Chief Clinical Officer - BCBA-D (Action Behavior Centers Applied

                                 Behavior Analysis), Austin

                                 Oberhoff, Butch  EMS  (also providing written testimony) (Texas EMS Collaboration for


                                 Olse, Katie  CEO  (also providing written testimony) (Texas Alliance of Child & Family

                                 Services), Austin, TX

                                 Patt, MD MPH, Hanoch  Pediatric Cardiologist (TPS), Austin, TX

                                 Robinson, Kristen  RN, VP of Governmental Affairs (Angels of Care Pediatric Home

                                 Health), Sherman, TX

                                 Sanghavi, Hersy  CEO, Action Behavior (Action Behavior Centers, Autism Advocacy),

                                 Austin, TX

                                 Scepanski, Jon  Healthcare (Apex Primary Care)

                                                                              WITNESS LIST


            February 26, 2021 9:00 AM

                                 Stevener, MD, Michael  Neonatologist (Pediatrix - Fort Worth Neonatology), Fort Worth,


                                 Stoeltte, Mark  Director (Clubhouse Texas)

                                 Trigg, Adrienne  Government Relations  (also providing written testimony)  (Self; Texas

                                 Medical Equipment Providers Association), Austin, TX

                                 Usanga, Andrea  Exec Director (Network of Behavioral Health Providers)

                                 Warren, Kevin  Texas Health Care Association (LTC) (THCA), Austin, TX

                                 Worix, Melanie  Clinical Director - BCBA (Action Behavior Centers, Autism Advocacy)

                  Registering, but not testifying:


                                 Goodrich, Kate  Government Affairs (Texas Occupational Therapist Association), Austin,


                                 Hubert, Martin  (Endeavors), Austin, TX

                                 Leal, Roland  (ResCare), Georgetown, TX


                                 Davis, Khrystal  Founding President  (Self; Texas Rare Alliance), Austin, TX

                                 Dunkelberg, Anne  Associate Director (Every Texan (formerly CPPP)), Austin, TX

                                 Johnson, Windy  Program manager (Texas Conference of Urban Counties), Austin, TX

                                 Martinez, Diana  President & CEO (Texas Assisted Living Association), Austin, TX

                                 Martinez, Jennifer  CEO (The Arc of Texas), Austin, TX

                                 Tracy, Shelby  (Texas association of community health centers), Austin, TX

                                 Wendling, John  President and CEO, Parkland Community Health Plan (Parkland

                                 Community Health Plan), Austn, TX

                                 Yoder, Katherine  VP Government Relations (Parkland Health & Hospital System), Dallas,


                  Providing written testimony:


                                 Belcher, Nora  Executive Director (Texas e-Health Alliance), Austin, TX


                                 Martinez, Diana  Atty. (TALA Texas Assisted Living Assoc.), Austin, TX