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Frances Ana Salinas

Frances Salinas


A third-generation LJISD School Board Member, Ms. Frances A. Salinas is a 1986 graduate of Thomas Jefferson High School in San Antonio, where she was a swimmer and state water-polo player. After High School, she studied Journalism at San Antonio College and later moved to the Rio Grande Valley where she studied Political Science at the University of Texas-Pan American. Community service is a passion of Ms. Salinas’, as it was instilled in her at a very early age. Ms. Salinas was also taught that assisting others was a responsibility we must undertake with humility and selflessness.  Ms. Salinas is the first Board Trustee to be a single mother and her greatest accomplishments in life are her two children, Jordan Alexandra Garcia and Elijah Kristopher Salinas. She is also a proud grandmother to her grandson, Dax.