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Brian Flores
Program Director Educational Talent Search

  • Bachelor of Science (B.S.) & Masters in Education (M.Ed.)
  • In education for 26 years
  • Elementary, Middle School & High School teacher: Victoria, Texas, Austin, Texas & Houston, Texas
  • Elementary School Principal: Houston, Texas
  • Middle School Principal: Houston, Texas
  • Director of a specialty program servicing 6 high schools: Houston, Texas
  • District Special Education Coordinator: Houston, Texas
  • Independent Consultant: Austin, Texas & Houston, Texas
  • Adjunct Faculty Member at LSC-NH

William “Trey” Bates III
Program Coordinator

  • Bachelor of Business Administration Marketing (BSM)
  • Worked in Sales for Dell Computers and Grainger Industrial
  • Attended Booker T. Washington High and the High School for Engineering Professions
  • 7 years of service with Jack and Jill Teens of America (North Houston Suburban Chapter)
  • Coached Swimming and Basketball for 2 years
  • 6 years as a Camp Counselor for Kids Summer Fun Camp
  • 1000+ hours of community service in underprivileged areas of Houston, San Antonio, and Austin, TX
  • Member Of Alpha Kappa Psi Professional Business Fraternity
  • Kappa Alpha Psi, Incorporated Member


Maria Gonzalez
Staff Assistant II 

  • Secretarial Certificate from Houston Community College
  • In education for 11 years
  • Elementary School (Principal’s Secretary): Houston, Texas
  • Middle School Secretary (Principal’s Secretary): Houston, Texas
  • Texas Department of Human Services (Human Resources Department): Houston, Texas
  • Texas Workers’ Compensation Commission (Administrative Assistant): Houston, Texas


Mailing Address:
Educational Talent Search
Lone Star College-North Harris
2700 W. W. Thorne Drive 
Houston, TX  77073-3499
Attn:  Maria Gonzalez, ETS-SSB-204

Fax Number: 281-765-7788

E-mail Address:

Student & Parent Text Blast Communication: ETS Remind (Texting Service)

High School Students & Parents Sign-up to Receive Text Messages from ETS (.pdf)

Middle School Students & Parents Sign-up to Receive Text Messages from ETS (.pdf)