Rolando PenaRolando Pena

Serves ESC regions 1 and parts of 2 & 20

Experience: 44 years - teacher, principal, assistant superintendent and superintendent
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Rolando Peña served for 44 years in public schools, including 10 years as superintendent for Rio Hondo and seven years at Lasara ISD. He has also served as a teacher, principal, and assistant superintendent during his career. Peña was named 2001 Superintendent of the Year for Region One by the Rio Hondo ISD school board, and he served as an elected board member for Sharyland ISD for nine years. Peña received bachelor’s and master’s degrees, and a mid-management and superintendent certification from Pan American University–Edinburg.