As deputy director of RGV FOCUS for Educate Texas, Rebeca is responsible for managing the development and implementation of RGV FOCUS initiatives, including working in partnership with key stakeholders across the region.
Prior to joining CFT, Rebeca was chief program officer for the San Antonio Education Partnership, creating college opportunities, access and success for students across San Antonio and Bexar County.
She holds a bachelor's degree in biology from Yale University and a Master of Public Health from the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston School of Public Health.
Favorite Aspect of CFT
"I am especially energized by the RGV FOCUS vision that all Rio Grande Valley learners will achieve a degree or credential that leads to a meaningful career and successful life."
"Grant me courage to serve others; for in service, there is true life."
— Cesar E. Chavez, "Prayer of the Farm Workers' Struggle"