Dr. Rick Cruz
Chief Strategy & Innovation Officer
Vision: To increase not only equity in educational outcomes, but also the competitiveness of all HISD students as prepared Global Graduates.
Executive Director of College Readiness
Vision: To enhance college options for all HISD students, making the application and financial aid processes easy, accessible, and impactful.
Executive Director of Career Readiness
Vision: To guide all HISD students in the discovery of their passions, empowering them to not only graduate feeling prepared, but to also reach their highest career potential.
Executive Director of Equity & Outreach
Vision: To empower HISD students by investing in the whole child, maximizing academic outcomes by dedicating resources to non-academic needs.
Dr. Jharrett Bryantt
Executive Director of
Innovation & Postsecondary Programming
Vision: To ensure that all HISD students graduate as competitive and informed college, career, or military applicants, empowered with the knowledge and tools necessary for success.
Executive Director of School Choice
Vision: To make school options and programs accessible to all students, regardless of the neighborhood they live in or their socioeconomic status.
Executive Director of Counseling & Compliance
Vision: To ensure that all students have the support and resources necessary to graduate on-time, entering the college or career pathway of their choice.