For general information or requests, please email [email protected]

To request information about volunteering, please email [email protected]

For jobs or other human resources-related requests, please email [email protected]

Former residents looking for information or the opportunity to connect with staff can email [email protected]

Please direct media inquiries to [email protected]

For development or endowment requests, please email [email protected]

For more information about renting the Williamson Family Campus – Training & Conference center, please  email [email protected] 

Our regular office hours are Monday – Friday, 9am – 5pm.

The Settlement Home for Children

1600 Payton Gin Road, Austin, Texas 78758
Phone: (512) 836-2150 Fax: (512) 836-2159

Williamson Family Campus and Conference Center

1607 Colony Creek Drive, Austin, Texas 78758

(no mail to location)
Phone: (512) 836-2150 Fax: (512) 832-1275


Darcie DeShazo, LCSW, Executive Director
[email protected]

Megan Avery Zellner, LPC, Foster & Adoption Program Director
[email protected]

Jessica McKay, LPC-S, Senior Clinical Director
[email protected]

Michelle Spikes, LCSW, Residential Treatment Center Director
[email protected]

Cindy Naylor, Accounting Director
[email protected]

Renee Randolph, SPHR, SHRM-SCP, Human Resources Director
[email protected]

Trenton Foster, Development Director
[email protected]

Danielle Bornowski, Communications Director
[email protected]

William Metz, Operations Director
[email protected]

Brenda Henry, M. Ed, Compliance Director
[email protected]

Andrew Edmunds, LCSW, Group Home Director
[email protected]

Maggie Johnson, M.S., Transitional Living Program Director
[email protected]

Directors Emeritae

Linda Addicks Kokemor and Bobbie Mae Matthews

Board of Directors

Cheryl Kuharski, President

Sharon Woodul, President-Elect

Betty Jo Harris, Immediate Past President

Kimberly Lombard, Recording Secretary

Joyce Black, Treasurer

Nancy Jennings, Treasurer-Elect

Dell Gully, Member-at-Large

  • Betsy Hall Bender
  • Ann Brown
  • Jeri Campbell
  • Susan Campbell
  • Karen Kahan
  • Chyrisse Miller
  • Sherry Morgan
  • Bunny Neible
  • Catherine Parks
  • Cheryl Penn
  • Emily Sheehan
  • Shana Slaughter
  • Blythe Wilson

Advisory Board

  • Erin Arnheim
  • Mickey Atkins
  • Lutie Butler
  • Amber Carden
  • Elizabeth Christian
  • Ed Clements
  • Malcolm Cooper
  • Amy Felker
  • Robert Godwin
  • Ashley Goudeau
  • Charles Granger
  • Elizabeth Hadley
  • Nancy Nash Harper
  • Bill Hudspeth
  • Hank Korman
  • Russell Korman
  • Scott Kuharski
  • Harry Mackey
  • Keith Miller
  • Jake Newman
  • MariBen Ramsey
  • Jessica Sacheck
  • Steve Sandall
  • Gissela SantaCruz
  • John Specia
  • Staci Sprayberry
  • Kathie Tovo
  • Philip Vescovo
  • Darren Whitehurst