Ruben Longoria, Assistant Director

Ruben Longoria, Jr., joined TASB's Governmental Relations staff as an assistant director in March 2007. He is primarily responsible for school business issues and serves as the division’s federal liaison. Longoria has more than 14 years of experience working both in the House of Representatives and the Senate at the state Capitol. While working at the Capitol, Longoria drafted legislation, developed policy initiatives, and coordinated efforts with state agencies and other legislative offices.
 
Longoria grew up in the Rio Grande Valley and earned an undergraduate degree from The University of Texas at Austin and a Master of Arts from Seton Hall University.