Region 1


Thank you for being a part of ATPE, the largest educator organization in the nation. Our region is one of 20 across the state. On this page you’ll find the contact information for our local and regional officers, as well as a calendar that will include our meeting notices. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Thank you!

ATPE has eight Regional Membership Specialists working statewide. Your Regional Membership Specialist is Roger Gutierrez. You may contact him at:



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Forms and Documents

Region Officers

Click on the president's name to send him or her an email.

Name Office Campus
MaElena Ingram Region Director Brown Middle
Rebecca Monsevalles Region President Weslaco High
Michael Sweet Region Vice President Carman Elementary
Norma Vega Region Secretary Memorial Middle
Rene Zuniga Region Treasurer South Texas College
Roger Gutierrez Region Misc Office Silva Elementary

ATPE Local Units in Region 1

The local unit president is listed. Click on the president’s name to send him or her an email.

Name Local Unit Campus
Augustine Anduiza Brownsville ATPE Lucio Middle
Monica Jimenez Donna ATPE Adame Elementary
Juan Jara Edcouch-Elsa ATPE Edcouch-Elsa High
Antonio Mercado Edinburg ATPE Economedes High
Norma Vega La Joya ATPE Memorial Middle
Twila Figueroa McAllen ATPE Milam Elementary
Lee Garza Mercedes ATPE JFK Elementary
Veronica Lopez North Starr ATPE San Isidro Elementary
Michael Sweet Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ATPE Carman Elementary
Adelina Villarreal Rio Grande City ATPE Rio Grande City CISD
Jaclyn Cavazos Rio Hondo ATPE Rio Hondo Elementary
Javier Riojas Roma ATPE Retired Members
Eddie Hinojosa Santa Rosa ATPE Santa Rosa ISD
Vanessa Montalvo South Texas College - Mid Valley ATPE South Texas College - Mid Valley Campus
Anahi Cerda South Texas College ATPE South Texas College
Beverly Herrera United ATPE Alexander High
Ruth Hernandez Valley View (1) ATPE Valley View Early College Campus
Rebecca Monsevalles Weslaco ATPE Weslaco High
Christina Lopez Willacy County ATPE Smith Elementary
Rebeka Longoria Zapata ATPE Zapata High


Region President

Weslaco ISD


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