would like to take advantage of this opportunity and introduce Paso a Paso Inc. to you. Paso a Paso is currently certified by the Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services to provide HCS services to people with mental retardation. Paso a Paso Inc. is owned and operated by Arnulfo Gonzalez and Hector Contreras.
Arnulfo Gonzalez has worked with people with mental retardation and other disabilities for approximately 17 years. He has worked at the Corpus Christi State School for 8 years as direct care staff, qualified mental retardation professional (QMRP) and associate clinical psychologist. He has been working in the Dallas/Fort Worth area for 9 years in the HCS program. Mr. Gonzalez has been operating Paso a Paso Inc. since August 1, 2003. He graduated from Del Mar College in Corpus Christi, Texas in 1990 with an Associate's Degree in Arts in the field of Psychology. In 1991, he obtained a Bachelor's Degree of Arts in Psychology from Texas A & M University in Kingsville, Texas. A Master's Degree of Arts in Psychology was completed in 1994 from Texas A&M University in Kingsville, Texas. A second Associate's Degree in Applied Sciences in Registered Nurse Education was completed in 1998 at Del Mar College in Corpus Christi, Texas. He currently serves as Director Of Services for Paso a Paso Inc.
Hector Contreras is co-owner of Paso a Paso Inc. As co-owner and director, Mr. Contreras plays an important role in decision-making. Mr. Contreras has been co-owner of Paso a Paso Inc. since August 1st, 2003. Mr. Contreras has worked in the education field for approximately 13 years. He graduated from Texas A & M University in Kingsville, Texas with a Master's Degree of Arts in Spanish. He currently serves as Director Of Operations for Paso a Paso Inc.