Who We Are

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

Roy L. Johnson, M.A.

Director of Research and Evaluation

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

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Chloe Latham Sikes, Ph.D.

Deputy Director of Policy

Chloe Latham Sikes, Ph.D., is IDRA’s deputy director of policy. She brings nearly a decade of experience of working in … read more

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Aurelio M. Montemayor, M.Ed.

Family Engagement Coordinator

Aurelio M. Montemayor, M.Ed., is an IDRA family engagement coordinator. Currently serving as the professional development team leader for IDRA, … read more

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Julene Pérez-González, M.A.

Senior Consultant

As strategic partnerships lead at IDRA, Ms. Pérez-González serves as a senior consultant for IDRA, identifying potential collaborative partners and … read more

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Ana Ramón

Deputy Director of Advocacy

Ana Ramón is IDRA’s Deputy Director of Advocacy. She began her legislative career with Texas State Rep. Joe Farias who … read more

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Annette Ramos

Business Office Assistant

Annette Ramos was born in Philadelphia and was raised in Camuy, Puerto Rico. She earned a bachelor’s degree in business … read more

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Jocellyn Rivera

Program Assistant

Jocellyn Rivera is an IDRA program assistant. She supported IDRA’s research study to identify characteristics that contribute to the high … read more

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Dr. Sulema Carreón-Sánchez

Consumer Services Coordinator

Sulema Carreón-Sánchez, Ph.D., is IDRA’s consumer services coordinator focusing on teacher professional development, particularly in serving English language learners. In … read more

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Claribel Tirú

Executive Assistant

Claribel Tirú was born and raised in Humacao, Puerto Rico. A former legal secretary and office manager, Claribel serves as … read more

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Silvia Valencia

Program Assistant

Silvia Valencia was born and raised in El Salvador. She earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration and an MBA … read more

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