Congratulations, aSPIRE Office!

George González, Patti Walling and Linda Perez from the San Jacinto College aSPIRE office

Congratulations to the aSPIRE Office for their achievements and recognitions by professional associations.

George Gonzalez, director of the aSPIRE Office,  will serve as president-elect of the Gulf Coast Association of Institutional Research (GCAIR) for 2011-2012. Gonzalez will assume the role of  GCAIR president for the following 2012-2013 year.
Patti A. Walling
, aSPIRE office manager, will serve as the second vice-president of Texas Educational Support Staff Association (TESA) for 2011-2012. In her new role, Walling will be in charge of membership. Her recent appointment follows years of service with the association; she has held such titles as assistant editor of “TESA Connection” magazine and secretary/treasurer.
Earlier in the year, Linda Perez, information management liaison business analyst with the aSPIRE Office, was elected treasurer of  Texas Association of Institutional Research (TAIR) for 2011-2013. Her responsibilities include serving as ex-officio member of the program committee for the 2012 and 2013 conferences.  Previous TAIR positions Perez has held include newsletter editor and member of the nominating committee.