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Joe G. González


Board Member (Place 3)

Joe G. González was elected to the San Benito CISD Board of Trustees in May of 2015. He previously served on the board from 1998-2011.

González, born and raised in San Benito, is a 1969 San Benito High School graduate. He earned an Associate’s Degree from Texas Southmost College in 1973 and attended Pan American University.

He served as a member of the Texas National Guard for 12 years.

He volunteered at Fred Booth Elementary as a Pee Wee football coach for 8 years and also volunteered for 16 years as a baseball coach with the Pony League, Colt League and American Legion.

He retired from the Texas Department of Human Services after serving 29 ½ years as a Social Worker, including working under the Food Stamp Program for 20 years and working with the Community Care for the Aged and Disabled Program for 9 ½ years.

He is an active member of the St. Theresa Catholic Church. He has been married to Maria E. González for 40 years. They have four children: Jose Adrian, Yesenia, Hilario and Cecilia. He is the proud grandfather of Jose Cain, Adrienne, Mia, Ylani, Jennah, Jessica and Carrie.


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