This Thursday at a special called board meeting, the Brownsville Independent School District will recommend approval to select Dr. Rene Gutierrez as a lone finalist for Superintendent.
Dr. Gutierrez is currently the Superintendent for the Edinburg Consolidated Independent School District.
This comes after, former Superintendent Dr. Esperanza Zendejas was placed on administrative leave with pay on January 11, pending further review.
Zendejas resigned in February.
Currently, Sylvia Hatton, a former executive director for Region One Education Service Center in Edinburg, is serving as interim superintendent.