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  • Jamie Larson – President

    I served public schools for 27 years as a band director and teacher. I taught in Spur ISD, Wellington ISD, Fort Bend ISD, Rockdale ISD, and Bryan ISD. I served as a Band director 5-12, High School Director, Middle School Director.…

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  • Carlos Ortiz – Vice-President

    I worked 33 years in public schools and 10 years at San Antonio College.

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  • La Vonne Rogers – Secretary-Treasurer

    I spent 38 years as a primary classroom teacher, instructional coordinator and an assistant superintendent. Most of these years were in Austin ISD. I believe TRTF’s greatest accomplishment is spreading the importance of the work that TRTA and TRTF does…

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  • Elva Garcia – Board Member

    I taught Vocational Home Economics at San Diego High School for 35 years. I am serving on the Beginning Teacher Scholarship Committee. I hope my education legacy is that I inspired my nieces and nephews, my students and others to…

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  • Lynn Granzin – Board Member

    I served 41 years in public education. I worked at San Angelo ISD, Lubbock ISD, Bronte ISD, Miles ISD as a secondary math teacher. I also worked at the Education Service Center Region XV as a math consultant. I hope…

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  • Ronnie Jung – Board Member

    While I did not work in a public school, I did have 39 years of public service including 15.5 years at the Teacher Retirement System of Texas, where I served as the Executive Director from 2004 to 2011. My favorite…

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  • Martha Kallus – Board Member

    I served 29 years as a classroom teacher in Texas. My entire career was in Midland, Texas with the exception of a semester as a beginning teacher in Plainview and a year in New Mexico. During my career, I was a…

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  • Carolyn Lance – Board Member

    I worked at  Queen City ISD as Elementary Music Teacher grades Pre-K through 5th grade, Elementary Spanish, District Arts Coordinator, Summer program coordinator, Site-Based Committee, Insurance committee for ISD.  The legacy that I hope to leave as a Texas educator…

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  • Brenda Ritter – Board Member

    I worked at Katy ISD as its Communication Coordinator and Educational Writer in the Public Information Office. I worked with the Houston area media and the public--answering questions and solving problems. I wrote speeches  for the superintendent, trustees and other administrators.…

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