ESS News

Kilgore ISD Hires Executive Search Services

On September 17, the Kilgore ISD Board of Trustees voted to hire TASB Executive Search Services (ESS) to conduct a search for a new superintendent. Details and updates will appear on our searches page as things progress.

Balmorhea ISD Names Lone Finalist

John MasseyOn September 13, the Balmorhea ISD Board of Trustees named John Massey as the lone finalist for the position of superintendent. Massey previously served as superintendent in Dalhart ISD.

The Balmorhea ISD board is scheduled to vote to hire Massey after the 21-day waiting period required by state law.

Pecos-Barstow-Toyah ISD Hires New Superintendent

Jose CervantesOn August 29, the Pecos-Barstow-Toyah ISD Board of Trustees voted to hire Jose Cervantes as the the district's new superintendent. Cervantes recently served as superintendent in La Villa ISD. He began his career as an educator in Culberson County-Allamoore and Tornillo ISD. Cervantes has also served as assistant principal and principal in Culberson County-Allamoore, Morton, and Pearsall ISDs; assistant superintendent in Fabens ISD; and superintendent in Alpine and Edgewood ISDs.

Robstown ISD Hires New Superintendent

Jose MorenoOn August 21, the Robstown ISD Board of Trustees voted to hire Jose Moreno as the district’s new superintendent. Moreno most recently served as executive leadership consultant in Edgewood ISD. He began his career in San Antonio ISD where he served as a bilingual teacher, assistant principal, principal, and assistant superintendent. Moreno has also served as superintendent in La Vernia ISD.

Liberty Hill ISD Hires Executive Search Services

On August 6, the Liberty Hill ISD Board of Trustees hired TASB Executive Search Services (ESS) to conduct a search for a new superintendent. Details and updates will appear on our searches page as things progress.

Kingsville ISD Hires Executive Search Services

On August 6, the Kingsville ISD Board of Trustees hired TASB Executive Search Services (ESS) to conduct a search for a new superintendent. Details and updates will appear on our searches page as things progress.

Hull-Daisetta ISD Hires Executive Search Services

On August 5, the Hull-Daisetta ISD Board of Trustees hired TASB Executive Search Services (ESS) to conduct a search for a new superintendent. Details and updates will appear on our searches page as things progress.

Lockhart ISD Hires New Superintendent

Mark EstradaOn July 3, the Lockhart ISD Board of Trustees voted to hire Mark Estrada as the district’s new superintendent. Estrada most recently served as the assistant superintendent of curriculum and instruction in Lockhart ISD. He began his career in Del Valle ISD serving as a teacher/coach, instructional administrator, and principal. Estrada has also served as elementary, junior high, and high school principal in Lockhart ISD.

Flatonia ISD Hires Executive Search Services

On June 25, the Flatonia ISD Board of Trustees hired TASB Executive Search Services (ESS) to conduct a search for a new superintendent. Details and updates will appear on our searches page as things progress.

Kennedale ISD Hires Executive Search Services

On June 21, the Kennedale ISD Board of Trustees hired TASB Executive Search Services (ESS) to conduct a search for a new superintendent. Details and updates will appear on our searches page as things progress.

Edgewood ISD Hires New Superintendent

Eduardo HernandezOn June 19, the Edgewood ISD Board of Managers voted to hire Eduardo Hernandez as the district’s new superintendent. Hernandez most recently served as the Chief of Schools/Chief Academic Officer in Duncanville ISD. He began his career in Dallas ISD and served as principal, and executive director for parent and family services. Hernandez has also served as principal in Terrell ISD, adjunct professor in TAMU Commerce, and chief academic officer in Crowley ISD.

Sinton ISD Hires New Superintendent

Chad JonesOn June 11, the Sinton ISD Board of Trustees voted to hire Michael “Chad” Jones as the district’s new superintendent. Jones most recently served as the superintendent in Iola ISD. He began his career in education as a teacher in Oklahoma before moving to College Station ISD to serve as a principal. Jones has also served as a principal in Rockdale ISD and superintendent in West Hardin County CISD.

Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD Hires New Superintendent

John ChapmanOn June 7, the Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD Board of Trustees voted to hire John Chapman as the district’s new superintendent. Chapman most recently served as the superintendent in Ennis ISD. He began his teaching and coaching career in Lubbock, Texas. Chapman has served as an assistant principal, junior high principal and high school principal. He has also served as superintendent in Chillicothe and Comfort ISDs.

Hunt ISD Hires New Superintendent

Luci HarmonOn June 6, the Hunt ISD Board of Trustees voted to hire Luci Harmon as the district’s new superintendent. Harmon most recently served as the district principal in Nueces Canyon CISD. She began her career working in early childhood programs for the US Air Force and became involved in public education fifteen years ago as a first grade teacher and then an elementary math teacher. Harmon has been in administration for the past nine years and most recently served as district principal for Nueces Canyon CISD.