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Leadership

Team & Family



IDEA Public Schools recognizes that strong leadership across the district as well as on each of our campuses is critical to our success.


We are committed to recruiting, developing, training, and retaining the very best leaders in secondary education. We currently have leadership teams overseeing our district-wide, regional, and board operations.


Senior Leadership



Tom E. Torkelson

Founder
Chief Executive Officer

JoAnn Gama

President
Superintendent


Phillip Garza

Chief College and Diversity Officer

Sam Goessling

Chief Advancement Officer

Dolores Gonzalez

Chief Program Officer


Misty D. Martin, SPHR

Chief Administrative Officer

Irma Munoz

Chief Operating Officer

Jamey Roberts

Chief Human Assets Officer

Wyatt Truscheit

Chief Financial Officer


Regional Leadership



Angie Arismendi

Senior Vice President of Schools

Ernesto Cantu

Senior Vice President of Schools

Ken Campbell

Executive Director, Baton Rouge


Elizabet T. Garza

Senior Vice President of Schools

Mike Hardy

Senior Vice President of Schools

Jill Dominguez

Senior Vice President of Schools


Rolando Posada

Executive Director, San Antonio

Dr. Virginia Richter

Senior Vice President of Schools

Patricia Noyola

Executive Director, Austin