Library Team & Organizational Chart
McAllen ISD Librarians
Library Contact Information can be found here.
Criselda Garcia is currently the secretary to the Director for Instructional Technology Department. She has been serving the district for 21 years. Her duties is to order technology supplies and equipment for teachers and students. Her duties is to maintain the office with computers and supplies. As well as travel. She assists Library Services in ordering supplies and equipment for librarians. She loves working for the teachers, students and librarians.
Rosario Garza has been with the McAllen Independent School District for 5 years. She started in the Mobile Device Distribution Center managing the districts inventory for iPads and iPods. Currently, she is the Library Services Specialist for Library Services. She orders supplies and books for all 32-district libraries. Rosario also assists the Instructional Technology department where she continues to manage inventory for iPads, Chromebooks, and laptops for students and staff. Along with training and assisting CTF staff with TipWeb IT and Airwatch. Rosario also has 25 years experience in accounting.
Brenda Huston has served as a librarian for 36 years in both a public and college setting. She has served on the Tejas Star Book Committee, a book list adopted by the Texas Library Association. She supports 37 librarians across 33 campuses to ensure library success. She has worked as a librarian in McAllen ISD elementary, middle and high school campuses. She is the McAllen ISD Library Coordinator. She is an advocate for Reading is Fundamental, the South Texas Literacy Coaltion and the McAllen ISD Battle of the Books competition, She recently won the South Texas Literacy Coalition Academic Librarian of the Year in 2017.
Ann Vega has been an educator for over 20 years. She has taught in Cypress Fairbanks ISD, IDEA Public Schools, and McAllen ISD. She was a technology specialist with Region One ESC where she worked across the valley supporting teachers. She is passionate about technology and how integration should work seamlessly within all subject areas. She is a library advocate and loves how libraries have evolved. Ann is a certified Google trainer and worked to set up Google Apps for Education (now called G-Suite) at IDEA, Region One and McAllen ISD. Ann won the 2013 MVP (Most Valuable Presence) TASL Award from the Texas Library Association and the 2017 The SHSU Dr. Bonnie Thorne Outstanding Service Award from Sam Houston State University. She began working on a Doctorate of Instructional Systems Design and Technology at Sam Houston Stare University. She is currently the Director of Instructional Technology and Library Services at McAllen ISD.