Board recognizes former members for years of service to the district

Board Recognizes Former Members for Years of Service to the District
Posted on 12/20/2018
During the special called board meeting held on Dec. 12, the STISD board of directors recognized former board members Maria G. Leal, Joe L. Lopez, Eliceo Muñoz, III, and Berta Palacios for their years of dedicated service to STISD.

Leal, of Palmhurst, served 16 years on the STISD board. Joe L. Lopez, of Brownsville, served 14 years, holding the position of board president for six of those years. Muñoz, of Brownsville, and Palacios, of San Juan, each served 8 years on the board.

Current STISD superintendent Marco Antonio Lara, Jr., Ed.D., and retired superintendent Marla M. Guerra, Ed.D., presented the former board members in attendance with glass awards, alongside newly-elected board president Douglas Buchanan of Raymondville.