Dale Stokes - Advisor

Contact Information:


325-677-1444, ext. 4497


  • Hardin-Simmons University, Masters of Education in Counseling and Human Development - 1992
  • Hardin-Simmons University, Bachelor of Behavioral Science in Criminal Justice - 1990
  • Abilene High School - 1985


  • Abilene Christian University Educational Talent Search Advisor (2012 - Present)
  • Abilene Independent School District Student Assistance Service Counselor (1996 - 2011)
  • Wackenhut/TYC Case manager (1994 - 1996)


My work experience includes over 20 years working with Adolescents from a correctional institution to Public schools.


I have thoroughly enjoyed working with the students in Talent Search. It has been a major blessing to see these students grow, and mature. Sadly, there are a few that have strayed off the right path. To this day, I still question myself, asking "What could I have done differently?", to help them stay on the correct path that I and others had envisioned for them.


  • Holy Family

Community Involvement:

  • Western Heritage (2003 - Present)
  • Champion for Children (2009 - 2011)
  • Hardin-Simmons University Alumni Association (2001 - 2006)


  • Born: January 22, Abilene, TX
  • Married: Adell Stokes on August 9, 1996
  • Children, Elizabeth Ashton

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