Whitney S., Director of Operations
I am a Longview native. I received both a Child Development and Teacher Education degree from LeTourneau University. Professionally, I have worked in a variety of fields – universities, counseling practices, performance centers, child-development centers, and the Marine Corps Community Service’s marketing department. My husband and I have been married for 11 years and have been back in Longview for the past 6 of those, after living on both the East and West Coast. We have 3 children, a golden retriever, and a cat. I enjoy coffee, running, and going on adventures with my family.
Angela M., Support Staff
I graduated from Pine Tree High School in 1993. I obtained my Associates Degree from Kilgore College, and I have a Bachelors of Science from UT Tyler. I have been married for 18 years, and we have one daughter (age 13). I have been a stay at home mom for the last 10 years, prior to joining KPS in June of 2018.
Tara A., Support Staff
I was born and raised in Tampa, FL and have lived the last 17 years in Dallas, GA. I graduated with my Bachelor's in Art Education from Georgia State University in 2012. I have worked as a veterinary technician, a caretaker, and a teacher. My passion is in education. I taught Pre-K in a traditional setting for five years and have recently been teaching students age 4-13 online, while raising my two children at home. In my free time, I enjoy sharing time with my family, reading and have recently taken up an interest in woodworking. I am excited and honored to be a part of the support staff here.
Sabrina M., Support Staff
I'm originally from Kosse, TX. I was a stay at home mom for most of my kids younger years. I met the love of my life and ventured up here to the Longview area 4 years ago. We have 6 children between the both of us. In 2018 I received my Pharmacy Technician license and have worked in the pharmaceutical field for past 2 years. I love and enjoy helping others and always have.
I also enjoy spending time with my family, having cook outs, and enjoying each others company. Both my boys are involved in sports, absolutely love to watch them play when I can.
Elissa W., Support Staff
I graduated from Longview High School in 2014 and moved to Huntsville, TX to study music at Sam Houston State University. I recently have returned to my hometown and hope to transfer to a nearby school in the coming years to further pursue a career in music. I have one sweet fur baby named Stevie that was rescued almost three years ago. My hobbies include singing, binging Netflix shows, and eating dark chocolate. I have extensive experience in an office setting as support staff and as a Longview native I am excited to be at Kranz Psychological Services to provide services for the betterment of my community.
Amy H, Support Staff
I was born and raised in San Antonio, TX. I moved to Huntsville, TX in 2014 to pursue my bachelor’s degree in mass communications with a focus on radio, television, and film. I moved to Longview, TX in the summer of 2020 with my partner and our pets. I hope to continue my education with a master’s degree sometime in the near future. My hobbies include gardening, spending time outdoors, and reading books. I am so excited to be working with the KPS family!
Melissa R., Support Staff
I am a Kansas gal who spent the last 4 years in Nebraska. I just became an empty nester after raising my two awesome sons. I moved to Kilgore to be close to family and can't wait to see what new adventures Texas has in store.
Kim H., Support Staff
I am a transplant to Texas from the great state of Kansas, Rock Chalk Jayhawks! We were transferred to Texas in 2005 and quickly found that we love living in beautiful East Texas. I have been married for 38 years and was blessed with two sons. I have a beautiful daughter-in-law as well as a stepdaughter and son-in-law. I have a total of 6 precious grandkids that call me Nana and bring me such joy!
Working in the business and accounting fields have been my main career focus, but I have also touched many various fields of work from a mechanics helper, waitress, tractor driving/cattle working farm girl, cosmetologist, florist and working side by side with my husband in the construction and concrete business. I love the fact that I am a female version of being a “Jack of all trades” because that is my father’s name and he, along with my mother Joyce, were hard workers and made hard workers of all four of their kids.
Christie F., Support Staff
I grew up in Mesquite Texas. I am married to my wonderful husband. We have 5 kids, 2 grandbabies and 3 crazy dogs.
I enjoy gardening, raising animals, hunting, softball, and volleyball. You'll find us at church on Sunday mornings and watching football all afternoon.
Kyla W., Support Staff
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Mark K., Chief Financial Officer
I was born in Northern California. I came to Longview in 1993. I am an engineer by trade, and I hold 12 patents. I have worked at Stemco for the last 20 years after starting an engineering design group there. I served for 6 years on the board of directors for both Hallsville ISD and Harrison Central Appraisal District. In addition to my job as a senior engineer, I currently serve in the role of chief financial officer for Kranz Psychological Services and I am also the owner of Kranz Construction.