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Safety & Crisis Response Unit

Dolores W. Barrera Dolores W. Barrera
Executive Director for Safety Crisis Management

(956) 473-1839​


Safety and Crisis Response Unit

Funded by Title IV, Part A, the Safety and Crisis Response Unit' s primary purpose is to support grant activities aimed at developing, implementing, and evaluating comprehensive programs and activities that create a safe school environment. Such programs include the development, implementation, and support of the District's Multi-Hazard Emergency Operations Plan which consists of the School Behavioral Threat Assessment Program, Safe and Supportive Schools Program, Standard Response Protocols, Standard Reunification Method and oversight of the United ISD Safety and Security Committee.


Name Position Email Phone
Dolores Barrera Executive Director for Safety/Student Services (956) 473-1839
Ruben R. Ayala Safety and Crisis Response Manager (956) 473-6401​
Eduardo J. Garza Safety and Crisis Administrator (956) 473-6475
Elvira Salinas Behavior Threat Specialist (956) 473-6109
Emma Cavazos Safety Officer (956) 473-6454
Oscar Guerrero Safety and Crisis Response Technician (956) 473-6400


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