HFT Resources & Support

Houston Federation of Teachers (HFT)
2704 Sutherland St.
Houston, TX 77023
Phone: (713) 623-8891

Normal Office Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
E-mail address: zcapo@hft2415.org

How to communicate with us…

To join our union:
Visit Join our Union or call (713) 623-8891.

If you need assistance with a workplace, legal or membership issue:

Staff may be reached by calling the main office at 713.623.8891. In order to verify membership and route you to the appropriate staff person, you will need to provide the following: your name, employee ID number and a phone number.  

Staff should contact you within 24 hours, if possible. Should you not receive contact within 48 hours, then please call the office and notify the front office staff.

Our staff is divided by geographic areas of the district into zones:

We have a phone system that routes calls to staff offices and their cell phones. Voicemail messages are sent to the appropriate staff e-mails. Please make sure you know who your staff person is if you leave a message after hours. While there may be exceptions, staff are assigned as follows:

Zone 1- Lamar, Bellaire, Madison, Westbury and Yates feeder patterns

Staff Representative- Kimbal Urrutia, Organizer- Tiffany Davis/Cheryl Anderson

Zone 2- Heights, Sam Houston, Northside, Waltrip, Washington and Scarborough feeder patterns

Staff Representative- Corina Ortiz, Organizer- Tiffany Davis/Helen Wheatley

Zone 3- North Forest, Kashmere, Wheatley, Furr, Austin, and Milby Feeder patterns

Staff Representative- Mabel Caleb, Organizer- Phyllis Ruffin

Zone 4- Chavez, Sterling, Worthing feeder patterns

Staff Representative- Ashira Aadwoa

Zone 5- Sharpstown, Westside and Wisdom feeder patterns

Staff Representative- Lori Lollar

For media inquiries, or communications to the HFT officers, please contact:
Starla Reichek, Assistant to the President

For questions on Membership Benefits:
 Visit www.unionplus.org 

To reach our national affiliate, The American Federation of Teachers:
Visit the Contact Page.

click the link below for HFT info on Know Your Rights

HFT Know Your Rights