Ingrid Tuesta was born in Lima, Peru and has been residing in Houston, Texas since 1995. A graduate of Lamar High School, Ms. Tuesta received her Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration with a minor in Accounting from the University of Houston-Downtown. Ms. Tuesta has been part of Team HISD since 2003, and her work has been mostly focused on assisting and engaging students and families throughout the community. In 2012 she developed and led the After-School Program at Rice and later worked at Burnet Elementary. Ms. Tuesta enjoys giving back to the community through her work as a Personal Accountant Consultant. She loves to travel and enjoys learning about diverse cultures.