To transform SAISD into a national model urban school district where every child graduates and is educated so that he or she is prepared to be a contributing member of the community.
Trustee - District 3
Ms. Guerrero was selected by the Board on February 20, 2012 to serve an unexpired term. She is a fifth generation SAISD resident. She earned a Bachelor's degree in Political Science from St. Mary's University, a Master of Public Affairs degree from the Lyndon Baines Johnson School of Public Affairs and a Doctorate of Jurisprudence from the University of Texas School of Law. Ms. Guerrero previously served two terms on the City Council from 1997 to 2001. Ms. Guerrero is employed as a local multifamily residential developer and continues to participate in neighborhood and community organizations throughout the City. Ms. Guerrero's current term expires in 2017.
What is a School Board?
The SAISD Board of Trustees, composed of seven District residents, is the school system's policy-making body. Each trustee represents one of seven single-member districts and is elected by voters of that district. Single-member districts were implemented in 1986. Trustees serve four-year terms
The Board's major duties include:
- Adopting goals and objectives for the District
- Reviewing and acting on policies
- Adopting an annual budget and setting the tax rate
- Electing school personnel as recommended by the superintendent
- Reporting to the public on the District's progress