Javier De Leon
Trustee, Javier De Leon
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Javier De Leon is a native and a product of Harlingen CISD. He has served the HCISD Board of Trustees since 2005. In addition to his service on the School Board, he also holds the Position as Executive Vice President of Government Affairs at Texas State Technical College in which he has been employed for over 30 years. Deleon’s responsibility includes Legislative and agency outreach as well as serving as Liaison to elected officials and community leaders throughout South Texas.
His work in public administration and experience is why his biography was accepted for publication in the Chancellor’s list at UT Pan American. Only 1% of the students from the nation’s 3,000 colleges and universities are honored this way each year. Mr. De Leon has served on various boards including Chairman of the Cameron County Civil Service Board, Rio Grande State Center Board, Harlingen Planning and Zoning Appeals Board, Harlingen’s Youth Council Board, UT Houston School of Public Health, Regional Campus at Brownsville, and Leadership Harlingen. He and his wife, Rose Marie – an educator of the Harlingen CISD, have two children, Stephanie, and Monica, who are Harlingen CISD alumni.