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PHARR – Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD’s Chief Money Officer Janet C. Robles retired immediately after 30 years of service to the faculty district.
A PSJA ISD alumna, Robles graduated from PSJA Higher University in 1980 and acquired a Bachelor of Business enterprise Administration Degree in Accounting from Texas A&M University in 1984. She is a Accredited Public Accountant and is also a Registered Texas School Business enterprise Administrator.
Although her expert accolades are various, it is her function as a mother, spouse and daughter that she will take the most pride in.
“You could say PSJA is in my family’s blood,” said Robles. “I have photographs of my grandmother and her brothers – they ended up some of the initial learners in PSJA. My grandmother, Gladys Fox Conquest, labored in the tax office less than Daniel Boone. We have paperwork in our office that has her signature on it. My Momma, Corinne Conquest, commenced as a secretary at Carnahan Elementary and then was a instructor for 30 several years at PSJA. My Daddy, Keith Conquest, also commenced his educating occupation at PSJA.”
In addition to next in her family’s footsteps, for Robles functioning in the district and acquiring her personal little ones show up at PSJA ISD meant the world.
“Our young children, James, Rebecca, Noah, and Micah are fourth generation PSJA graduates,” she stated. “The legacy carries on with my daughter Rebecca and my daughter-in-regulation Mandie, each current instructors at PSJA.”
Though she may perhaps not have served in a university location all through her tenure, Robles took delight in ensuring resources went to pupils and lecturers.
“I tried using to make a change in our college district and neighborhood by getting a fantastic steward of the means we experienced readily available. I am thrilled to have been a aspect of the progress of PSJA ISD. I served below five superintendents and learned so a great deal from every single of them,” stated Robles. “While I was not in the classroom, I tried using to make positive sources went to college students – preserving them and our lecturers constantly in mind. I feel in public training, in the terrific points PSJA is carrying out, and the instructional possibilities that we deliver to all pupils.”
Underneath Robles management as Chief Financial Officer, PSJA ISD has been awarded a Superior “A” Score from the Texas Training Company as aspect of its Economical Integrity Score Process of Texas (Initial) 18 times with the most new becoming this 2020-2021 university year.
In accordance to Robles, it is the recollections and times at PSJA ISD that she will cherish and endlessly carry with her.
“Thank you for a good 30 many years! Yesterday I listened to the PSJA college tune, and the lyrics seriously strike residence – ‘within these partitions our goals have grown, seeds of a lot of friendships sown, victories and defeats we have identified, our heritage our university.’ I am humbled to have been capable to serve our district, it was a dream occur correct. I got to are living and operate in the community I really like,” she stated.
Continuing in the footsteps of her predecessor, Rebecca Gonzales who has labored with Robles for 25 many years, was named the new PSJA ISD Main Economic Officer throughout final Monday’s board meeting and she appears ahead to continuing the get the job done of her mentor and good friend.
“I am overjoyed to have the chance to proceed to provide my faculty district now in this capacity,” reported Gonzales, who also graduated from PSJA Superior College in 1989. “I am fortuitous to have labored for so quite a few fantastic leaders and together with amazing colleagues. I learned so significantly from them and I am blessed to continue on the wonderful perform happening below at PSJA ISD.”