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Former Staff

Lucy Estrada

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

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Roy L. Johnson, M.S.

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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Dr. Felix M. Montes

Felix Montes, Ph.D., an IDRA research associate, has more than 25 years of experience in both evaluation and research. He … read more

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Ana Ramón

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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Dr. Bricio Vasquez

Bricio Vasquez, Ph.D., is IDRA’s education data scientist. Using a variety of methods, such as data mining, statistical analyses, and … read more

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José A. Velázquez, M.Ed.

José A. Velázquez, M.Ed., is an education associate at IDRA with over 30 years of experience as a PK-12 bilingual/ESL … read more

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Phoebe Schlanger

Phoebe Schlanger is MAEC’s senior publications editor.

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Karmen Rouland, Ph.D.

Dr. Karmen Rouland is associate director of technical assistance and training of the Center for Education Equity (CEE), Region I … read more

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Kristin Grayson, Ph.D.

Kristin Grayson, Ph.D., is an IDRA education associate. At Our Lady of the Lake University she earned her joint Ph.D.-MBA … read more

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