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Anna Cruz

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Anna Cruz, Trustee Place 2, was first elected to serve on the San Benito CISD Board of Trustees in 2012 and was reelected in 2015. She currently serves as President.

Ms. Cruz graduated from San Benito High School in 1976. She pursued a post secondary education at St. Edward’s University, graduating in 1980 with a Bachelor of Science and obtaining a Master of Arts in Human Services in 1982. In 1992, she earned a Master of Library and Information Science from the University of Texas at Austin.

Ms. Cruz has 35 years of educational experience. She has been a teacher with Ben Bolt ISD, Dallas ISD, and San Benito CISD; a librarian, Library Director, Parental Involvement Program Director, and Migrant Recruitment Liaison with San Benito CISD; and a Senior Field Trainer and Analyst with the University of Texas at Austin. Currently, she is the Manager of Educational Outreach with the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston.

Ms. Cruz is the proud mother of two sons, Marcus David Cruz and Orlando Daniel Cruz, both Civil Engineers.


Anna Cruz’ E-mail address: cruza@sbcisd.net