Meet Our Staff & Mental Health Counselors

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Robert "Bob" Williams Founder and CEO

Bob Williams is the Founder and CEO of Ranch Hands Rescue. After suffering a stroke in 2007, Bob decided to retire from Motorola. After a year of rehabilitation, he decided to start a not-for-profit organization that would save animals and help people.

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Landon Dickeson, MS, LPC Executive Director

Landon is a Licensed Professional Counselor with a focus on trauma-informed interventions. Landon completed his BS in Psychology with a minor in Neuroscience from Texas A&M University, then pursued his graduate education at...

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Victoria Vreeland
Staff Accountant

Victoria recently joined the Ranch Hands Rescue team and brings decades of accounting experience. She has a degree in Accounting and a Degree in Business Management. She worked twelve years for a doctor that designed ground breaking computer medical diagnostic computers where she over saw assembly lines, work in process and inventory...

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Carla O'Hara, MA, LPC
Clinical Director

Carla completed her BA in Business Administration with a minor in Psychology from Southwest Baptist University and enjoyed a successful career in the insurance world. She then earned her Master of Arts in Counseling at Dallas Baptist University...

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Kim Robinson, PhD

Dr. Robinson has had the joy and honor of working as a nurse, a licensed professional counselor, and a psychologist. Each of those roles have taught her volumes about human behavior, human limits and strengths, and how each of us are at different...

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Gerardo Blanco, MS, LPC, LMFT-S, RPT

Gerardo is a Licensed Professional Counselor, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist - Supervisor, and Registered Play Therapist with over 18 years experience working with children, adolescents, adult individuals, and families in a variety of clinical settings.

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Monique Van Houten, MS, LPC

Monique is a Licensed Professional Counselor Associate with a passion for animal assisted therapy and working with people who have experienced trauma. Monique completed her BA in Psychology at the University of North Texas, where she also...

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Jordan Elizabeth Small, MA, LPC

Jordan is a Licensed Professional Counselor who focuses on working with children, teens, and adults who have experienced trauma. She has a background working with clients that have experienced domestic violence, abuse, bullying...

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Eryn Butler, MS, LPC-A
Supervised by Pedro Blanco, PhD, LPC-S
Therapist

Eryn completed her Bachelors of Science in Human Development and Family Sciences with a minor in Counseling from the University of North Texas, then pursued her graduate education at North Texas where she obtained a Masters of Science in...

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Morghan Sonderer, Ranch Manager for Bob's House of Hope

Morghan, an Arizona native, is excited to join the Ranch Hands Rescue family! She comes to RHR with 15 years of experience in equine care and management. She serves as Ranch Manager at the Bob's House of Hope property. She has a Bachelors Degree...

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Deborah Graham
Ranch Manager for RHR Argyle Property

(bio coming soon)

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Olivia Niedhammer
Assistant Manager

Olivia serves as a ranch hand at Ranch Hands Rescue Argyle location. She is a college student at NCTC working towards an Animal Science Degree. Olivia grew up around horses and other livestock. She was an FFA Student and took classes in...

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Charlavan Cranford
Executive Assistant

Charlavan joined RHR as the Executive Assistant to Bob, Landon, and the RHR team. She has a long career as an Executive Administrator and is always eager to learn new things. She enjoys helping to make a company and its people successful.

Some employee information has been redacted for their protection.