Human Resources

Our Team

If you have any questions regarding Human Resources, please contact one of our staff below via phone or email.


Claudia Neira

Director of Human Resources

972-479-9078 ext: 1043

Merida Robertson

Certification Specialist

972-479-9078 ext: 1059

Jessica Lopez

Lead Staffing Specialist

Garland K-8

Garland HS

Lancaster K-8

Lancaster-Desoto HS

972-479-9078 ext: 1062

Evelyn Castillo

HR Benefits Coordinator

District Office

972-479-9078 ext: 1034

Siham Omran

Talent Acquistion Coordinator


Jennifer Contreras

Talent Acquisition Coordinator


Kamera Alexander

HR Staffing Specialist

Arlington K-8

Grand Prairie K-8

Arlington-Grand Prairie HS

Saginaw K-8


Laura Patricia Rico

HR Staffing Specialist

Keller K-8

Keller-Saginaw HS

East Fort Worth K-8

North Richland Hills K-8

972-479-9078 ext:1019

Enrique Jimenez Figueroa

HR Staffing Specialist

Katy K-8

Westpark K-8

Katy-Westpark HS

Orem K-8


Clarissa Hernandez

HR Staffing Specialist

Windmill Lakes K-8
Windmill Lakes HS
College Station K-8
Katy/Westpark HS

Aggieland HS


Maria Pinales

Background/Fingerprint Support

ILTexas VS K-8



Laura Zamora

HR Staffing

Specialist - Substitutes


Nancy Carrion

HR Staffing Specialist

Unemployment Claims & Records Specialist


Edna Gandy

Talent Acquisition


Maria Rodriguez

Position Control



For questions regarding certifications or permits, please email

Resources for Principals

  • View the Certification Guide for answers to your Certification questions.

  • Administrators can view educator certifications in TEAL or SBEC using the following links:

    • TEAL:

      • Log into TEAL

      • Once in TEAL select International Leadership of Texas (ILTexas) under ECOS for Entities.

      • Once in ECOS for Entities select Educator Information, then Educator Search.

      • Enter the Social Security Number or TEA Test ID to locate the educator you are searching.

      • Choose Certifications from the list of tabs to view all current and expired certifications and permits for the educator.

      • Choose Examinations to view all certification examinations educators have attempted.

    • SBEC:

      • *Please note that educator test data is confidential and should not be shared.


Certification Resources

  • You can find additional information and answers to several of your certification questions on the TEA (Texas Education Agency) website: or call (512) 936-8400.

How Do I Apply for my Educational Aide Certificate?


How Do I Update My TEAL Educator Information?

  • Log into TEAL

  • Choose Educator below Educator Certification Online System for Educators

  • Update your information as necessary

  • Choose Continue

If you are an Out-of-State/Out-of-Country applicant you will need to visit the TEA website and complete the Review of Credential process.

How Do I Renew My Certification:

  • Please review the step-by-step process to renew your standard certificate. You need a TEA Login (TEAL) account to access your educator account and renew your certificate.

  • Read the instructions and set up your TEAL account. Failure to follow the instructions will delay your renewal.

    • Log into TEAL.

    • Once in TEAL select Educator to log in to your Educator Certification Online System (ECOS) account.

    • Once in ECOS, select Applications, then Renew a Standard Certificate.

    • Follow the prompts to submit the online application and make your payment.

    • You are prompted if fingerprinting is required. We will not issue your certificate until fingerprinting is complete. If you have questions, contact the fingerprint department at 512-936-8400, option 3.

    • Once your certification has been renewed, please email a copy of the renewed certificate to


Alternative Certification (NOT REQUIRED)

Alternative Certification is a nontraditional route to certification that will let you teach while completing the requirements. Teachers who are going through an AC (alternative certification) program must meet that program's requirements. **Each program can differ somewhat in program requirements.

To access a list of approved programs please click here:


International Leadership of Texas has partnered with Texas Teachers to provide Alternative Certification options to our Educators. Please visit their website using the link below and they will contact you within 24 hours.


Service Record Request Form

The Service Record Request Form is the required document for all former and existing ILTexas employees to request an official service record from the District. Please complete and submit the form online.



Former Employee Demographic Form


Current Employee Demographic Form

Current employees must log in to Skyward Employee Access account. The Update Personal Information form can be found under the Task Processes widget. Please see instructions below on how to add Task Processes to your home tab in Skyward.

How to Add Task Manager and Task Processes

Employee Rights - Families First Coronavirus Response Act

Derechos del Empleado - Familias Primero de Respuesta al Coronavirus

ILTexas District Office

1651 N Glenville Dr. #216, Richardson, TX 75081

Phone: 972-479-9078

Fax: 972.479.9129

Board Members

President:  Gen. Williams 

Vice-President:  Dr. Lynne Beach 

Secretary: Tracy Cox 

Board Member: Dr. Soner Tarim

Board Member: Peter A. Gudmundsson

Board Member: Chris Moreland

Board Member: Gabriela Smith

Non Discriminatory Statement:



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