Breaux Reelected to State Association Board
Austin— Darlene Breaux of Alief ISD has been reelected to a three-year term on the Texas Association of School Boards (TASB) Board of Directors, representing TASB Region 4, Position B. The election was held during the Association’s 2023 Delegate Assembly on Sept. 30 in Dallas.
Breaux is president of the Alief ISD Board of Trustees and was elected to the board in 2017.
She holds a bachelor’s degree from Texas Southern University, a master’s degree in educational leadership from the University of Houston–Clear Lake, and a doctorate in organizational leadership from Abilene Christian University. She is a 2022 Leadership TASB graduate and Master Trustee.
She is the founder and chief executive officer of Insight Ed Consulting, chair of the Coalition of Professional Organizations, and director of the Texas Education Policy Institute. Professionally, Breaux has held a variety of roles in education: teacher, reading specialist, dyslexia and intervention coordinator, campus principal, and director of special populations.
She is a board member of Houston reVision and a life member of the Houston Area Alliance of Black School Educators. She is a member of the American Education Research Association, International Dyslexia Association, Texas Council of Women School Executives, and Texas Caucus of Black School Board Members. Breaux also served for more than eight years on the Alief YMCA Board.
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.