Contact TASSP

Phone: (512) 443-2100 | Fax: (512) 442-3343
1833 South IH-35, Austin TX 78741


For assistance in these areas, please contact: 

Membership: Shannon Murdock 512-443-2100 (ext. 8516)

For Administrative or Legal Assistance: 
High School: Cindy Kirby | 512-443-2100 (ext. 8506)
Middle Level: Billy Pringle | 512-443-2100 (ext. 8505)

Summer Workshop:  Emily Mikolaitis  512-443-2100 (ext. 8509)

Exhibitor and Advertising Information: Ofra Levinson | 512-443-2100 (ext. 8507)


Staff Directory:

Archie E. McAfee (ext. 8503) Executive Director

Beverly Kauffmann (ext. 8504) TASSP Administrative Assistant
Contact for information regarding TASSP Board Meetings, Regional Meetings, Principal of the Year information or committee meetings.   Point of contact and messaging for Archie McAfee.

Cindy Kirby (ext. 8506) Associate Executive Director: Professional Development, Governmental Relations & High School Services
Contact for information regarding the TASSP Summer Workshop, New Principal Academy, Texas Study of Secondary Education, TASSP Corporate Partner Program, partnerships with universities principal preparation programs, Eddie G. Bull Professional Development Scholarship, Frank Kemerer Award, TASSP Committees, and general information and support for high school leaders.

Billy Pringle (ext. 8505) Associate Executive Director: Business Operations & Middle-Level Services
Contact for information regarding TASSP business operations, including personnel, technology, strategic plan, and policies.  Oversees programming for Fall Summit,  Assistant/Aspiring Principal Workshop, Making Middle School Matter Workshop, and the Texas Schools to Watch Awards Program.  Provides support for middle-level school leaders.

Terry Hamm (ext. 8517) Texas Association of Student Councils Program Director
Contact for information regarding the Texas Association of Student Councils, the TASSP Student Leadership Course, and the National Honor Society advisor training

Donita Garza (ext. 8512) Texas Association of Future Educators Program Director
Contact for information about TAFE and the TASSP All-State Academic and Teens Serving Texas programs

Melissa Cisneroz (ext. 8502) TASSP Program Assistant.  Point of contact and messaging for Billy Pringle.

Lori Deleon (ext. 8520) TASC Program Assistant
Contact for information regarding Texas Association of Student Councils (TASC) sponsored events, membership, registration, and communication. Point of contact and messaging for Terry Hamm.

Yancy Frey (ext. 8510) Publications Coordinator
Contact for information regarding website updates and publications.

Kay Gibson (ext. 8514) Accountant
Contact for information regarding accounting.

Ofra Levinson (ext. 8507) Exhibits  & Advertising Coordinator for TASSP, TASC, and TAFE
Contact for information regarding the TASSP, TASC, and TAFE Exhibit Shows and advertising in TASSP publications and conference programs. 

Emily Mikolaitis (ext. 8509) TASSP Meeting and Marketing Coordinator
Contact for information regarding proposals for speaking and/or presenting at the TASSP Summer Workshop, submitting manuscripts for the Texas Study for Secondary Education, posting information through the TASSP Social Media presence, and submitting nominations/applications for Frank Kemerer Award and the Eddie G. Bull Professional Development Scholarship. Point of contact and messaging for Cindy Kirby.

Alice Moody (ext. 8511) TAFE Program Assistant; Print/Mail Clerk
Contact for information regarding Texas Association of Future Educators (TAFE) sponsored events, membership, office supplies and shipping. Point of contact and messaging for Donita Garza.

Shannon Murdock (ext. 8516) Membership Coordinator
Contact for information about TASSP/NASSP membership status and registration for the TASSP Summer Workshop.