Our staff team is made up of our regional team members and network staff. We are many voices striving together to achieve educational equity and excellence for all students.
 

Erika beltran

Deputy Director of Policy and Tarrant County

Patra brannon-isaac

Regional Director, Harris County

BRIAN COPPEDGE

Operations Manager

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LYDIA GALVAN

Executive Associate

Greg gomez

Program Director, Harris County

tamara harrington

Regional Director, Dallas County

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Johamna Hernández

Program Manager, Tarrant County

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Cara jones

Project Manager

SHAWN LASSITER

Chief of Equity and Innovation

Johno oberly

Program Manager, Dallas County

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Cinto ramos, jr.

Chief of Board Governance and Leadership

MELANIE ROBINSON

Program Manager, Dallas County

Jackie walker-ross

Director of Communications and Engagement

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Dr. JARED WILLIAms

Program Director, Tarrant County

 
 

OUR BOARD

Our State Board of Directors plays a critical role in developing Leadership ISD’s strategic plan and ensuring that we are able to meet our goals.

 
 

Amy Isom, (Dallas ‘17), Board President
Community Volunteer

Jolee Healey, Board Secretary
Assistant Superintendent, Dallas ISD

Ameeth Sankaran, Board President
Partner, 2M Companies LLC

Todd Williams
CEO, Commit

Lanet Greenhaw
VP Education and Workforce, Dallas Regional Chamber

Todd Ritterbusch
EVP, Chief Lending Officer - Triumph Bancorp

William (Bill) Payne, (Dallas ‘17)
Director, Druid Hills Capital

George Tang
Chief Operating Officer, Educate Texas, Communities Foundation of Texas

Raamel Mitchell
Government Solutions Program Manager, Microsoft Corp

JJ Ponce, (Dallas ‘17)
Vice President, Community Development, Texas Capital Bank