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Rey Saldaña

Pres & CEO
at
Communities In Schools

Saldaña is the President and CEO of Communities In Schools. He is the first alumnus of the program to serve as the organization's leader. Most recently, Saldaña served as the Regional Advocacy Director for the Raise Your Hand Texas Foundation and the Chair of the San Antonio Metropolitan Transit Agency-VIA. Prior to that, he successfully served four terms on the San Antonio City Council.

During his four terms, Saldaña focused on helping to meet the needs and harness the skills of young people and working families in his community. Concurrent with his elected position, he taught as an Adjunct Professor at Trinity University and Palo Alto Community College. Additionally, he worked with The University of Texas at San Antonio’s Office of Community Engagement and served as Chief Engagement Officer with KIPP San Antonio Public Schools.

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Events featuring Rey Saldaña

Mar 9, 2021
12:30pm — 1:00pm
Presented by
Communities in Schools

Events featuring Rey Saldaña

Mar 9, 2021
12:30pm — 1:00pm
Presented by
Communities in Schools