Meet the LSC-Tomball Outreach Team
Raymond Craft, Jr., Program Manager
|As the Program Manager of Outreach and Recruitment, I have the pleasure of serving First-Time in College Students. Encouraging students to pursue their education is something I value. I also assist with retaining our current students at LSC-Tomball to ensure they successfully complete their academics while enhancing their college experience. I have worked at Lone Star College for 5 years working at several other locations assisting students as a recruiter and academic advisor. I love working with our LSC-Tomball students!|
|Home Town: Houston, TX
Education: Master of Education from Abilene Christian University, Bachelors of Science in Sociology from the University of Houston, and an Associate of Arts from Lone Star College.
Hobbies: Family, Sports, Books, and Movies
My Favorite Quote: “An investment in knowledge pays the best interest” –Benjamin Franklin- Raymond.L.Craft@lonestar.edu.
Diane Burson, Program Coordinator
|Encouraging and assisting students to realize their potential is my purpose. It is a pleasure to be part of the Lone Star College-Tomball family where students come first. As an Outreach and Recruitment team member, we gather students from diverse walks of life with a variety of ambitions. I then have the privilege of watching our students achieve their educational and personal goals. Stop in to see us-we’ll find you a class!|
|Home Town: Baltimore, Maryland
Education: St. Leo College
Hobbies: 6 Granddaughters, Reading, Biking
Favorite Quote: “There is always, always, always something to be Thankful for." Anonymous
Irene Briggs, Outreach Coordinator
|With more than 30 years of higher education experience, 18 of those here at LSC-Tomball, I am passionate about helping all students see college as an achievable goal. As an Outreach Coordinator, you will find me in high schools and out in the community, encouraging First Time in College students, non-traditional students and those wanting to enhance their job skills with the bountiful opportunities available at the Lone Star College Campuses. I look forward to seeing you in the community or at the Lone Star College-Tomball campus.|
|Home Town: San Antonio, TX
Education: Doctorate in Strategic Leadership and Coaching and Master’s degree in Organizational Leadership Studies from Regent University.
Hobbies: Family, reading and research, and her cats, Mr. Tiger and Babe
Favorite Quote: “The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.” -Eleanor Roosevelt Irene.C.Briggs@LoneStar.edu.
Ashton Winfree, New Student Orientation Coordinator
|New Student Orientation sets the stage for the ultimate Lone Star Tomball experience. My goal is to facilitate a successful transfer of students and families into the Lone Star College System by highlighting the unique resources and services available to ensure Student Success. It is great to provide amazing opportunities to new students joining the Wolf Pack here at Lone Star College Tomball.|
|Home Town: Houston, TX
Education: Bachelors of Business Administration in Marketing & Management from Sam Houston State University
Hobbies: Road trips, Listening to music, Drinking coffee
My Favorite Quote: “In the midst of chaos, there is also opportunity.” – Sun Tzu
Fernando Martinez, Specialist II
|As an outreach specialist, I have the honor of serving students from all over the world. I love meeting people within our community who want to further their education. My ultimate goal is to help students get to where they want to be. From Neurological Surgeons to Civil Engineers, I’m here to help students get on their path to success starting here at Lone Star College.|
|Hometown: Katy, TX
Education: Lone Star College Cy-Fair
Hobbies: Watching 80s & 90s movies and music videos, Food enthusiast, English Premier League Football fan
Favorite Quote: "Everybody wants happiness, nobody wants pain; but there can't be a rainbow without a little rain."
Outreach and Recruitment
30555 Tomball Parkway
West Hall, Suite W127
Tomball, TX 77375-4036