Who We Are


Celina Moreno, J.D.

President & CEO

Celina Moreno, J.D., is the president and CEO of the Intercultural Development Research Association in San Antonio, an independent non-profit … 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

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

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Charles A. Cavazos

Education Assistant

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.

IDRA National Director of Policy

Morgan Craven, J.D., is IDRA’s National Director of Policy. She supports the integration and coordination of national and state policy … read more

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Janie Daywood


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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Lucy Estrada

Administrative Assistant

Lucy Estrada is an IDRA administrative assistant and has served at IDRA for over three decades. She provides support to … read more

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Reymundo Flores, MBA

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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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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Dr. Paula Johnson

Education Associate

Dr. Johnson is an education associate at IDRA with more than 20 years of experience developing educational programs and integrating … read more

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