Who We Are

IDRA Team

Dr. María “Cuca” Robledo Montecel, Ph.D.

President & CEO

Dr. Maria “Cuca” Robledo Montecel is president and CEO of the Intercultural Development Research Association in San Antonio, an independent … read more

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Staff

Nilka Avilés, Ed.D.

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, B.A.

Director of Operations

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

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Sulema Carreón-Sánchez, Ph.D.

Senior Education Associate

Sulema Carreón-Sánchez, Ph.D., is an IDRA senior education associate focusing on teacher professional development, particularly in serving English language learners. … read more

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Charles A. Cavazos, B.A.

Education Assistant

Charles A. Cavazos, B.A., manages data for IDRA. He has a bachelor’s degree in English from Trinity University in San … 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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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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David G. Hinojosa, J.D.

National Director of Policy

David G. Hinojosa, J.D., is IDRA’s National Director of Policy and directs the IDRA EAC-South. In his policy role, he … 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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Roy L. Johnson, M.A.

Director of Research, Evaluation and Support

Roy L. Johnson, M.S., is IDRA’s director of research, evaluation and support, managing the organization’s research and evaluation activities, ranging … read more

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Aurelio M. Montemayor, M.Ed.

Senior Education Associate

Aurelio M. Montemayor, M.Ed., is an IDRA senior education associate and lead trainer. Currently serving as the professional development team … read more

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