Vol. 2, Iss. 5 | January 2021


During the past seven years, she has provided high school seniors with a unique academic experience through the CTE Project-Based Research course and AP Cap-stone Diploma Program.

YVONNE CHAMBLIN, Teacher of the Year

This year’s Higher Education Administrator of the year epitomizes the definition of a servant leader. Mrs. Norma Salazar Director of the Office of Student Success at TSTC. She has worked for TSTC for over 16 years.

The Academy of Health Science Professions & STEM, from La Joya ISD, under the leadership of Principal LeAnn Alaniz-Herrera, receives this award for creating an exemplary environment for student success

LEANN A. HERRERA, Academy Excellence Award

This year’s RGV LEAD Counselor of the Year is the epitome of a Career & Technical Education counselor. 

RACHEL RODRIGUEZ GARZA, Counselor of the Year

Texas Gas Services, Community Relations Manager

NAOMI PERALES, Employer of the Year Representative

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