On Wednesday afternoon, officials with the Ysleta Independent School District (YISD) announced the appointment of Rosa Maria Mireles Menchaca as the new Associate Superintendent of High Schools.
Menchaca began her professional career in 1988 as an English teacher at Riverside Middle School, and has since held positions as dean of instruction, assistant principal, and principal in the El Paso area.
In 2017, Menchaca began serving as Academic Compliance Officer at YISD. In addition to those duties, she has also served as interim Associate Superintendent of High Schools for the past few months.
Menchaca holds a bachelor’s degree in English and two master’s degrees, all from UTEP.