Board Staff

Office of the CEO

Leila H. Melendez

CEO

Eduardo Anaya

Special Projects Director

Abigail Ruiz

Executive Coordinator-Board of Directors Liaison

Gisela Guzman

Human Resources Analyst

Bianca Cervantes

Communications Director

Kandolite Carson

Media Producer

Alondra McDuffie

Multimedia Outreach Specialist

Denisse Arrieta

Deputy Director

Zonia Sigala

Business Services Manager

Alma Aranda

Workforce Development Director

Karina Castillo

Senior Administrative Analyst

Mariel Soto

Research Analyst II

Dezeree Fraga

Student HireAbility Navigator

Edwin Dominguez

Career and Education Outreach Specialist

Steven Van Zwienen

Career and Education Outreach Specialist

Marisela Correa

Family Services Director

David Cuellar

Project Coordinator

Martha Cuellar

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Cynthia Moreno

Texas Rising Star Assessor

Velia Aguilar

Texas Rising Star Assessor

Ivette Alvarado

Workforce Project Specialist II

Margarita (Mita) Almeida

Workforce Project Specialist II

Stephanie Pickens

Workforce Project Specialist II

Niquisha Washington

Program Director

Janell Valles

Organizational Effectiveness Manager / EO Officer

Melissa Sapien

Organizational Effectiveness Specialist

Myriam Guerrero

Chief Financial Officer

Laura Avalos

Fiscal Manager

Isabel Jimenez

Budget Analyst II

Aida Monica Espinoza

Accounting Supervisor

Sandra Medina

Budget Analyst

Andrea Kitchen

Accountant I

Iduvina Mendez

Associate Accountant

Veronica Celis Chavez

Accountant

Saray Lozano

Budget Analyst

Luis Valles

Workplace Manager

Rogelio Luna

Staff Services Officer

Jesus “Chuy” Barraza

System Support Specialist I

Martha De La Cruz

System Support Specialist I

Adriana Chacon

System Support Specialist I

Donald Perry

Desktop Support Intern

Maureen Aguirre

Desktop Support Intern