Experience

 
As a district leader, our job is to create and facilitate the development of effective leadership within school communities by encouraging risk taking, respecting diversity, and providing a commitment to learning and student achievement.   

 

My career in education began with a bachelor’s degree from the University of Texas at Austin.  In 2003, I received my master’s degree in Educational Leadership from the University of Texas at San Antonio.  Followed by 2010, completing my Doctorate in Educational Leadership from the University of Texas at San Antonio.
 
Work History
2015 – Present, Judson ISD School Board President

·         School Board Member, At Large Place 7, 4 year term

 

2012 – Present, Poteet ISD

·         Interim Superintendent November 1, 2017 – present

·         Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum and Instruction – Supervise Special Programs, Federal Programs and Grants, PEIMS, Technology, Curriculum Coaches, District Coordinator of School Improvement, Directors of Instruction, Family Liaison, Nurses

 

2004—2012, Judson ISD

·         Kirby Middle School – TEA Acceptable 2010-2011, DATE Grant Award, Principal

·         Coronado Village Elementary, TEA Recognized 2007-2008, TEA Recognized 2008-2009, TEA Exemplary 2009-2010, Awarded 21st Century Grant—Principal

·         Elementary DAEP—Principal

·         Woodlake Hills Middle School—Assistant Principal

 

2002-2004, San Antonio ISD

·         Mathematics Specialist (PK-12)

 

2000-2002, Judson ISD

·         PreK-12 Mathematics Coordinator

·         K-12 TAG Coordinator

 

1998-2000, North East ISD

·         Lee High School—Mathematics Department Chair

·         Urban Systemic Initiative Algebra Leader

 

1993-1998, Judson ISD

·         Woodlake Hills Middle School—Mathematics Department Chair

·         Elolf Elementary, Candlewood Elementary—Grade Level Leader

 

1990-1993, San Antonio ISD

·         Connell Middle School—Mathematics, Pre-Algebra, Science, Social Studies Teacher

Languages
Fluent in English and Spanish

 

Specialized Training
·         Crucial Conversations

·         Capturing Kids’ Hearts

·         Raise Your Hand Texas – Harvard Reunion Group Leader

·         Harvard University – Principal’s Center participant, Leadership: An Evolving Vision

·         Trinity University Principal’s Center – School Leaders Network (SLN) participant

·         Institute for Professional Excellence in Coaching (iPEC) Certified Life Coach – Energy Leadership, Life Potentials

·         Region 20 Educational Coaching

·         National Mathematics Consultant for Marilyn Burns Education Associates (MBEA)

·         7 Habits of Highly Effective People

·         Presidential Award for Mathematics and Science Selection Committee Member

·         T-TESS

·         T-PESS

·         Sheltered Instruction Observation Protocol (SIOP) Trainer

·         Gifted and Talented

·         Connected Mathematics Project

·         Corporate Coach U

·         TERC Investigations

·         EXEMPLARS

·         TEXTEAMS

 
Unique Qualifications
·         HEB Excellence Principal Award State Semi-Finalist

·         UT Dana Center Middle School Assessment Team Member

·         Item Writer for Florida State Mathematics Exam (FCAT)

·         MBEA Consultant

·         iPEC transition coach

·         Connected Mathematics Consultant

·         Differentiated Instruction Consultant