Avalos Elected to State Association Board
Austin— Rose Avalos of Aldine ISD has been elected to a one-year term on the Texas Association of School Boards (TASB) Board of Directors, representing TASB Region 4, Position A. The election was held during the Association’s 2023 Delegate Assembly on Sept. 30 in Dallas.
Avalos is the assistant secretary of the Aldine ISD Board of Trustees, where she has served since 2006.
She holds a Bachelor of Arts and a Master of Education from Sam Houston State University. Avalos began her educational career in 1972 as a teacher in Aldine ISD and remained with the district for 33 years. During her tenure, she also served as a counselor, program director, assistant principal, and principal at Escamilla Intermediate School. In 1994, she returned to her alma mater and served as MacArthur Senior High’s principal for 11 years before retiring in 2005. She was named the district’s Principal of the Year in 2002 and 2003.
Avalos currently serves as an educational consultant for the Region 4 Education Service Center. She also is a member of the National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials, Mexican American School Boards Association, and Texas Retired Teachers Association.
TASB is a nonprofit organization established in 1949 to serve local Texas school boards. School board members are the largest group of publicly elected officials in the state. The districts they represent serve more than 5.4 million public school students.