Program Director and Faculty
El Centro College
Adjunct FacultySteven Carter holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology and a master’s degree in rehabilitation counseling psychology from Texas Tech University. He has published numerous articles in professional journals and has conducted research in areas related to disability and rehabilitation.
Having taught many years in the field of vocational rehabilitation psychology, he has also served as a vocational disability expert in court cases in eight states and has served as an expert on Social Security disability appeals. He has taught anatomy and physiology, vocational rehabilitation, medical and psychological aspects of disability, pathophysiology and psychology-related coursework at the college level since 1984.
He is the coordinator of workforce and continuing education programs at El Centro College and a private practitioner in vocational evaluation at Career Assessment Services in Dallas, where he continues to do vocational evaluations for selected cases.
Adjunct FacultyLisa Lock has served as the director of the Medical Laboratory Technology program since 1997. She worked as a medical laboratory technologist in blood banking and hematology for seven years and in a laboratory administrative role for eight years. She holds a bachelor’s degree in medical technology from Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge (Geaux Tigers!) and a Master of Business Administration degree from Amberton University.