Staff | The Martin House CAC

Staff

Roxanne Stevenson

Executive Director

Roxanne Stevenson was named Executive Director of The Martin House Children’s Advocacy Center in October 2011. She is responsible for the management of the CAC's day-to-day administrative operations and develops fundraising and program expansion initiatives. Roxanne served in a variety of management roles for other non-profit organizations in East Texas before joining the CAC. She has a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from LeTourneau University. In her spare time, Roxanne enjoys trail riding (by horse or dirt bike), swimming, golfing, traveling, and spending as much time as possible with her husband, family, friends, and grandchildren who call her "G-Roxy".


Christie Glenn-Moore

Program Director

In February 2017, Christie Glenn-Moore joined The Martin House CAC team as a multi-disciplinary team Intake Coordinator and Forensic Interviewer. In October 2019 she was promoted to Program Director to help lead the CAC into it's next decade of service to children in crisis. Christie has a Bachelor of Science degree in Family Development from Stephen F. Austin University and worked for the Department of Family and Protective Services in Investigations and Family Based Safety Services before joining The Martin House. As Program Director, Christie assists the Executive Director in personnel management and program development and oversight. She conducts forensic interviews as needed and trains new staff and volunteers to meet the needs of more than 700 children served by the Center each year.

When not working, Christie and her husband have five fantastic children who keep the family pleasantly busy. Christie also enjoys her involvement as a Youth Director at her church.


Tracey Moore, M.S., CAMS-1, LPC

Therapy Director

Tracey Moore joined The Martin House CAC on October 16, 2017. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from The University of Texas at Tyler in 2012 with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, and in 2015 she graduated with a Masters of Science in Clinical Psychology. Tracey is a Licensed Professional Counselor who leads The Martin House therapy department, supervises staff therapists and counseling interns, and provides trauma-focused cognitive-behavior therapy to CAC clients. Before joining The Martin House, Tracey worked with children ages 3-17 and their families who were dealing with trauma, a range of mental disorders, anger, and oppositional defiant behavior. Due to a growing concern about families dealing with conflict resolutions, she attended training to become a Certified Anger Management Specialist-I (CAMS-1) in 2017.  "Counseling is one of the keys to the healing process for every child of abuse and trauma," explains Tracey. Under Tracey's leadership, in-house counseling/intervention services are expanding at the CAC to meet the needs of child abuse victims and non-offending family members in Gregg, Harrison, and Marion Counties.


Katie West

Intake Specialist/Forensic Interviewer

Katie Angel West has a huge passion for ensuring children are safe and protected and was welcomed by The Martin House CAC team as an Intake Specialist/Forensic Interviewer in April 2020. She graduated from Louisiana Tech University in 2019 earning a Bachelor of Science degree in Human Development and Family Science. While Katie was attending college, she completed an internship at The Martin House in 2018. In her spare time, Katie likes to spend time with family and friends.


Ionotzi Enriquez Castro

Bilingual Child & Family Advocate

Before joining The Martin House CAC in December 2020, Ionotzi Enriquez-Castro volunteered for Child Protective Services under the Community Outreach division for over two years while also completing a fall internship at The Martin House CAC in 2020. She graduated from East Texas Baptist University with a Bachelor of Art degree in Behavioral Sciences and a minor in Counseling. Ionotzi is now attending the MSW Cohort Program at the University of Arlington. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family, friends, and her Pomeranian, Benji.


Megan Cunningham

Forensic Interviewer

Megan Cunningham was welcomed to The Martin House CAC as a forensic interviewer in April of 2021, after a 7-year career in law enforcement. Megan was a patrol officer in Gilmer and Gladewater and worked as a jailer and jail supervisor in Gregg County. Megan has always had a passion for serving the most vulnerable and at-need populations, drawing her to The Martin House. Megan has a Bachelor of Arts from Texas A&M University in Sociology with a minor in Psychology. When not working, Megan enjoys her three dogs, spending time with her family and friends, and traveling. 


Abigail Cervantes

Forensic Interviewer

Kilgore native, Abigail Cervantes, joined The Martin House CAC as a Forensic Interviewer in September of 2021. In May of 2021, she graduated from Baylor University earning a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology with a minor in Forensic Science. While in college, Abigail volunteered with a children’s advocacy center in Waco. She also did volunteer work with the Waco Family Abuse Shelter through her sorority Alpha Chi Omega which emphasizes the importance of domestic violence awareness as its philanthropy. In her free time, Abigail likes to read, paint, go hiking and watch movies.


Brynlee Ballesteros

Child & Family Advocate

Brynlee Ballesteros joined The Martin House CAC in October 2021. She graduated in December 2020 with a Bachelor’s degree in Child and Family services with a minor in Child Psychology from Abilene Christian University. In college she found her passion for serving and advocating for victims of abuse and exploitation while interning with Rescue Her, a non-profit anti-sex trafficking organization. She also served as the president of The Red Thread Movement, the collegiate chapter of Eternal Threads, another anti-trafficking non-profit organization. Originally from the DFW area, Brynlee moved to Longview to work for The Martin House and is looking forward to exploring what East Texas has to offer! In her free time, she loves to paint, spend time with her family and friends, eat fun food or enjoy a good book.


Cadie Pyeatt

Community Outreach Advocate

Cadie Pyeatt joined The Martin House CAC team in May 2022.  Cadie attended Northwestern State University where she graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Child Development and minored in Social Sciences.  She has worked with children in various capacities for over 14 years, and most recently worked at a pediatric hospital as a Certified Child Life Specialist, providing support to children and families to help them cope effectively during stressful life events. Cadie strives to help children see their full potential and empowers them to achieve their goals daily. When not working, Cadie enjoys traveling and spending time with her family on their farm.  


Jessica Peterson

Child & Family Advocate

In January 2023, Jessica Peterson became the newest Child & Family Advocate to join The Martin House CAC team. Jessica earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Child Development from LeTourneau University. During college, she completed an internship at East Texas Child Advocates where her love of helping children grew. Her career path lead Jessica to working with children with developmental delays at Early Childhood Intervention for 11 years. When not working, Jessica enjoys watching her son play the many sports he is involved in.


Rainy

Facility Dog

Rainy is a female Labrador/Golden Retriever, specially bred, trained, and certified by Canine Companions for Independence to work with her handlers at the CAC. Having joined the center in August 2017, Rainy is available to comfort, entertain, or just sit quietly by children during their time at the center before or after forensic interviews, medical exams, therapy sessions, or can accompany children to court who must testify against their offenders.

When Rainy goes home and takes off her work vest, she enjoys playing fetch, rolling over for belly rubs, and getting muddy in the pond.