Region 15


Thank you for being a part of ATPE, the largest educator organization in the nation. Our region is one of 20 across the state. Region 15 serves 52 independent school districts and two universities, and covers many square miles of the southwestern part of Texas. Our borders extend from Del Rio and Brownwood to Coleman and San Angelo. 

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 Mary Jane Waits. You may contact her at:

Forms and Documents


Region Officers

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

Name Office Campus
Darlene Kelly Region Director Ballinger ISD
Betty Gail Wood-Rush Region President Early High
Cheryl Buchanan Region Vice President Retired Members
Rose Harris Region Secretary Ballinger Jr High
Maria Mendez Region Treasurer Junction Elementary

ATPE Local Units in Region 15

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

Name Local Unit Campus
Melissa McNaley Ballinger ATPE Ballinger Elementary
Sarah Beal Coleman County ATPE Retired Members
Ashley Curl Concho Valley ATPE Lincoln Middle
Gail Wood-Rush Early ATPE Early High
Traci Teaff Eldorado ATPE Eldorado Middle
Ashley Simon Grape Creek ATPE Grape Creek Intermediate
Brenda Trimble Junction ATPE Junction Middle
Jose Delgado San Felipe-Del Rio ATPE San Felipe Middle
Jeannie Sparks Sterling City ATPE Sterling City High


Region President

Early ISD