Meet our Team
Director - Vacant
Athletic Assistant Director - Vacant
Academic Assistant Director - Vacant
Dominique Gonzales is the Unit Manager for the UIL Office as well as College Connect. She joined the UIL team in January of 2014 and took on College Connect in 2019. Prior to working for Texas Tech, Dominique attended South Plains College and was a Financial Manager for 4 years at a local Lubbock business. Dominique is responsible for all related budgets and financial reporting within the Texas Tech UIL and College Connect offices. When away from work, she enjoys spending time with her daughter and traveling.
Jack Barton, B.S. Education
Jack is from Gatesville, Texas. He graduated from Texas Tech University in 1973 with a BS in Education. Mr. Barton has taught math in LISD from 1973 until 2009. He was the UIL math coach from 1976 to 2011 and also the UIL coordinator at the same time. He wrote number sense tests for the Texas Math Science Coaches Association for 25 years.He has worked with TTU-UIL since 2010, organizing "Fall Fandango", "Christmas at Tech", "Fearless Champions", and the summer camp "What's Your Problem?".
Karen Ray, B.S. Theatre and Kinesiology
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Karen Kyle Ray graduated from Texas Tech with a BS in Theatre and Kinesiology. She later added an education certification in five fields. Karen developed a Fine Arts Magnet program and successfully led that program for twenty years, during which she was selected as the LISD Teacher of the Year. After retirement from public school, she has continued to grow the UIL Theatre programs through development of a Director's Workshop for this Region and a two-week summer Acting and Technical Camp for students. She is a contest manager for many plays in all levels of the region, as well as the 4A and 5A Regional contests at Tech. In 2018, Karen received the first Service Award that has been given by the Texas Theatre Adjudicators and Officials, the state governing body for officials of UIL Theatre.
Office :(806) 742-2350
Texas Tech UIL
Lubbock, TX 79409
Texas Tech Drane Hall
University Avenue & 15th Street
Offices 251, 253, 254, 255
Lubbock, TX 79409