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Willie Tenorio, Jr.
Current Trustee Term Runs May 2017 to May 2020
Willie Tenorio, Jr., has been on the Hays CISD Board of Trustees since December 2009. He is a product of the Hays CISD school system. He attended Kyle Elementary, Hays Middle School and is a graduate of Hays High School. He graduated from the University of Texas with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance.
Willie and his wife Daphne, a current Kyle City Council Member, a current PTA officer and a past booster club president, have two children. Their son, Will, is a graduate of Lehman High School. He is currently a Junior at the University of Texas at San Antonio studying Cyber Security. Their daughter is a sophomore at Lehman High School. Daphne and Willie enjoy working with the school district, particularly at Fuentes Elementary because it is named for Willie’s aunt who was a long-time teacher’s aid for Hays CISD.
Willie serves as a board officer for the Mexican American School Board Association (MASBA). Prior to his board service, Willie served on the Hays District Leadership Team (DLT), the 2004 Citizens Bond Committee and as a PTA dad.
Willie works for the State of Texas Health and Human Service Commission as a lead business analyst. He works to improve and maintain the computer system that powers the Texas Medicaid program and the Supplemental Nutrition Program. Previously, he served in multiple capacities monitoring federal housing programs, developing policies, interpreting federal regulations, and auditing grant and loan programs. He also served as an accountant.
Willie’s family has been involved in education for many years. His father, Willie Tenorio, Sr., worked on the committee that petitioned for an election that resulted in the integration of the Kyle Independent School District in Kyle, Texas.