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Human Resources

David Garcia

David Garcia

Associate Superintendent

(956) 473-6273


David R. Canales

David R. Canales

Executive Director of Human Resources

(956) 473-2021


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United Independent School District in Laredo, Texas is the fastest growing school district in the state of Texas and second fastest growing in the nation.


Name Position Email Phone
David Garcia Associate Superintendent
of Human Resources (956) 473-6254
David R. Canales Executive Director of Human Resources
of Human Resources (956) 473-2021
Rita Garner Employee Relations
Director (956) 473-6351
Patricia M. Gonzalez Compensation Director (956) 473-6377
Elsa Burrier Human Resources
Coordinator (956) 473-6495
Cynthia Villareal Human Resources
Coordinator (956) 473-6213
Vacant Human Resources
  (956) 473-6453
Carla Rivera Program Coordinator
Certification (956) 473-6438
Naomi Velarde Program Coordinator
NCLB / Leaves and Absences (956) 473-6256
Patricia Gutierrez Program Coordinator
Substitutes (956) 473-6339
Melissa Gamez Program Coordinator
Employment (956) 473-6439



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