About Us - HALO Board
HALO's Board of Directors includes the following Brian Jackson, Austin, TX
Mr. Jackson was born in Austin, Texas in 1964 and graduated from Abilene Christian University in 1987 with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in English. He obtained his Law Degree from the University of Houston School of Law in 1990 and is currently a Senior Shareholder in the Austin law firm of Davis & Davis, P.C. Mr. Jackson specializes in health law and defending healthcare providers in medical malpractice cases. He also advises Hospitals and Hospital Boards on regulatory issues, contractual issues, reimbursement disputes, and governance issues. In addition to his busy trial schedule, Mr. Jackson has been a featured speaker at seminars throughout Texas on legal issues for hospitals and hospital districts, including lectures in Abilene, Amarillo, Austin, Dallas, Harlingen, Houston, Lubbock, San Antonio, and Wichita Falls. The State Bar of Texas has also selected Mr. Jackson as a featured speaker at their Advanced Medical Malpractice Conference for six of the last eight years. Mr. Jackson was a contributory author in 2005 for an article in the Texas Tech Law Review on the subject of Tort Reform for hospital districts. Mr. Jackson and the law firm of Davis and Davis, P.C., represent more than 100 Hospitals across Texas as well as the Texas Hospital Association, the Texas Hospital Insurance Exchange, and the Texas Pharmacy Association. Mr. Jackson serves on the Boards of several non-profit organizations including Brentwood Christian School, HALO (Helping Autism through Learning and Outreach), and KidFish. He lives in Austin with his wife Kristi and three young children.
Stacey Lewis, Austin, TX
Stacey Lewis worked for Wells Fargo Bank and Home Mortgage division for 10yrs before resigning so that she could care full time for her son Cameron diagnosed with ASD at age 3 and epilepsy at age 4. Stacey was introduced to Soma RPM in 2006 when Cameron attended his first 4-day camp with Soma. In 2007 Stacey organized a Soma RPM Workshop in Irvine,CA. The following year Stacey and her family relocated to Austin and she began voluntering regularly at HALO . Two years later , Stacey accepted the role of Clinic Administrator . Through her dual roles at HALO Stacey has been able to work on expanding HALO's mission of community outreach . Having the opportunity to work closely with families and professionals learning RPM is something Stacey finds very rewarding.
Amy Bruce, Austin, TX
Amy Bruce earned her degree in Accounting from Abilene Christian University . She worked for the Texas Education Agency as an auditor of public schools for three years. She was the Assistant Director of Development and Alumni Affairs for the Community College System at the University of Kentucky for five years. She has served on the board of Dream a Dream Theraputic Horsemanship, the Development Council at Brentwood Christian School,and was the founder of a special needs ministry at her church. Amy's true passion is for her family. She is the wife of a local physician and is the mother of a 14 year old son with autism and 13 year old twin daughters.