Board & Structure

THSC logoTexas Home School Coalition, Inc.

Texas Home School Coalition, Inc., a 501(c)(3) organization, is the state support organization. Its mission is to serve and inform the homeschool community and promote home education in Texas.  Its work is supported by tax-deductible contributions of individuals and families.

THSC Board of Directors is comprised of Christian homeschool leaders from across the state.  These are business people, regional leaders, former support group leaders, curriculum suppliers, and activists who give direction to THSC as it promotes home education on behalf of all parents in Texas who choose to teach their children at home.

  • Ray Ballmann, D.Min., D.D., S.T.M. – Glen Rose
  • George Clay – Wichita Falls
  • Kent Dowden – Sachse
  • James Frank – Wichita Falls
  • Donna Harp – Round Rock
  • Pat Hurd – Weatherford
  • Mary James – Cedar Creek
  • Tim Lambert – Lubbock
  • Doug McKissick – Cypress
  • Gavino Perez – San Antonio
  • Sarah Singleton – Houston
  • David Strassner – Houston
  • Ray VanNorman – Houston

An Advisory Committee, comprised of up to fifteen regional and local leaders, provides two-way communication between the Coalition and the leadership of the homeschool community around the state concerning the activities and direction of THSC.

Texas Home School Coalition Association

Texas Home School Coalition Association, a 501(c)(4) organization, is an advocacy organization for Texas home school families. Its mission is to serve and protect homeschool families in Texas.  Its work is funded by the sale of its resources and by membership fees (not tax-deductible).
THSC Association Board of Directors

  • Ray Ballmann, D.Min., D.D., S.T.M. – Glen Rose
  • George Clay – Wichita Falls
  • Kent Dowden – Sachse
  • James Frank – Wichita Falls
  • Donna Harp – Round Rock
  • Pat Hurd – Weatherford
  • Mary James – Cedar Creek
  • Tim Lambert – Lubbock
  • Doug McKissick – Cypress
  • Gavino Perez – San Antonio
  • Sarah Singleton – Houston
  • David Strassner – Houston
  • Ray VanNorman – Houston

THSC PAC

THSC PAC is a statewide political action committee. THSC PAC researches, endorses, and supports pro-homeschooling candidates. Its work is funded by donations (not tax-deductible) of individuals and families who are supporters of home education freedoms and parental rights.

The chairman is Tim Lambert, and the treasurer is George Clay.