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Adela Garza
Elected to Board: 2014
Term Expires: 2020
At-Large-Position: Place 1

Adela Garza


Adela Garza was elected to the TSC Board of Trustees in June 2008 and re-elected in June 2014. She grew up in Laredo and later moved with her husband to the Lower Rio Grande Valley, where they raised their family. Mrs. Garza attended TSC in the 1980s and received a Bachelor of Arts and Sciences degree from The University of Texas-Pan American in 1987. Her professional life includes six years as a senior education consultant for Wasatch Education, and she is co-owner of Tino's Prescription Shop and vice president of TIADEL Corp. Systems. She was on the board of Los Fresnos Consolidated Independent School District from 1999-2003, serving as board president from 2001-2003. She has also served on various boards including International Education Services, Olmito Irrigation District No. 20 and Healthy Communities of Brownsville.

Garza currently serves on the board of directors of the Alternative South Texas Educator Program (ASTEP) and the Building Committee for Lord of Divine Mercy Catholic Church. Garza and her husband of 39 years, Faustino, have four children and three grandchildren.

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