Vivian Bauer has been an educator serving Harlingen for over 25 years. A passionate teacher and leader, Mrs. Bauer began her current role as principal for the Dr. Abraham P. Cano Freshman Academy in 2011.
Prior to serving as the leader for the Dr. Abraham P. Cano Freshman Academy, Mrs. Bauer spent over five years as the principal of Stuart Place Elementary, two years as an assistant principal at Gutierrez Middle School, three years as a gifted and talented pre-advanced placement facilitator for Coakley and Gutierrez middle schools and 10 years as a teacher at Coakley Middle School, Treasure Hills, Stuart Place Elementary, and Saint Anthony Catholic School.
Mrs. Bauer holds a bachelor of science degree in elementary education from Pan American University. She earned her master of education-educational administration degree from the University of Texas at Brownsville.