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IDRA Team

Celina Moreno, J.D.

President & CEO

Celina Moreno, J.D., is the president and CEO of the Intercultural Development Research Association, a national non-profit organization dedicated to … read more

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Staff

Lizdelia Piñón, Ed.D.

Education Associate

Lizdelia Piñón, Ed.D., is IDRA’s education associate with more than 20 years of experience in bilingual and ESL education in … read more

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Dr. Nilka Avilés

Senior Education Associate

Nilka Avilés, Ed.D., is an IDRA senior education associate focusing on teacher professional development in college readiness and science, particularly, … read more

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Hector Bojorquez

Director of Operations and Educational Practice

Hector Bojorquez is IDRA’s Director of Operations and Educational Practice, overseeing IDRA’s numerous projects that provide training and technical assistance … read more

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Charles A. Cavazos

Data Analyst

Charles A. Cavazos manages data for IDRA. He has a bachelor’s degree in English from Trinity University in San Antonio. … read more

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Morgan Craven, J.D.

National Director of Policy, Advocacy and Community Engagement

Morgan Craven, J.D., is IDRA’s National Director of Policy, Advocacy and Community Engagement. She supports the integration and coordination of … read more

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Janie Daywood

Administrative Assistant

Janie Daywood has served at IDRA for almost three decades. Currently, she supports IDRA staff with travel arrangements, education news … read more

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Reymundo Flores, MBA, CPA

Business Office Manager

Reymundo R. Flores, MBA, CPA is the IDRA business office manager and has served in this capacity since 1989. He … read more

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Stephanie Garcia, Ph.D.

Education Associate

Stephanie Garcia, Ph.D., is IDRA’s STEM and gender equity education specialist with more than 10 years of experience in STEM … read more

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Irene Gómez, Ed.M.

Research Engagement Strategist

Irene Gómez, Ed.M., is an IDRA research engagement strategist. Through her strengths in student engagement, policy advocacy and mixed methods … read more

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Christie L. Goodman, APR

Director of Communications

Christie L. Goodman, APR, is IDRA’s director of communications. She designs and implements communications strategies and coordinates materials development, web … read more

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