Meetings

 

Board Meetings are Recorded in our printed Minutes and also electronically and virtually for revision purposes - all members attending the meetings evaluate its proceeds at the end of each session.

 Meeting Dates

DCET Board of Directors meetings are held at 4528 Knights Crossing Rd. Grand Prairie, TX 75052 on the last Thursday of every quarter of the year unless otherwise designated.

 

Members and non-members are invited. 

First Quarter

Thursday, March 26, 2020  - 6:30pm

 

Second Quarter

Thursday, June 25, 2020  - 6:30pm

 

Third Quarter 

Thursday, September 24, 2020 - 6:30pm

 

Fourth Quarter

Thursday, December 24, 2020 - 6:30pm

(This Meeting of December is always conducted on January 20th due to consider that December is a very busy month due to the Christmas holidays. This date is always subject to change.)

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Constructive Advice  Feedback - Succeed Together  -  Constant Ethical Standards  -  Common Goals and Values

Elvia (Nina)

Wallace-Martinez

Founder and Fundraising Board Committee

Felipe Lezama
Secretary and IT Committee

Carole Lawrence
Treasurer and Finance Committee Director

Otto Gonzalez
Marketing and Public Relations Committee

Mirna Algarin
Literacy Programs

Committee

Liz Gallego
Mentoring Cultural  Programs

Committee

Ex-Officio Members 

(Past Presidents)

 

Sharon Barbosa                     1998 - 1999

Bernard Guerrini                    1999 - 2000 

Platón Lerma        + RIP        2000 - 2002

Frances Rizo                          2003 - 2004

Ray Champney     + RIP        2004 - 2006

Rudy Murillo, Jr.                      2007 - 2009

Pedro Rico, Jr.                        2005 - 2007

Dawn Sanchez                        2009 - 2009

Herb Gears                             2009 - 2011

Iliana Alonso                           2011 - 2012

Abimael Cerda (6 months)      2012 - 2012

David Alameel                         2012 - 2013

Richard Sambrano (6 months) 2013 - 2013

Advisory Council Members

Clark Bonilla

Manuel A. Martinez

Baraka Dan-Azoumi

Anne Marie Weiss

Celia Bustamante

Honorary Members of DCET

Dirk Stricklin

Elba Garcia

City of Irving

National Jewish Congress

The Mexican Consulate

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Elvia Wallace-Martinez
Exec. Director and Corporate Development Director

Staff

Teachers and Facilitators
Meeting and Exceeding the Expecations of our Students

Rita Nieto

ESL Teacher

Joel Gonzalez
Volunteer Spanish Literacy Facilitator

Maribel Arce, Program Director

Luisa Rivas
Volunteer In-Take Assistant

Josie Avila

Mentoring Cultural

Director

Jesus Mario Martínez
Volunteer Math Teacher Spanish Literacy

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Debes Creer en Ti

Believe in Yourself, Inc.

Established in 1991,  in Irving,  TX,
is a DFW non-profit organization that assists low-income students in their process of assimilation and acculturation while adjusting to American society

About DCET

Registered by: the IRS as a Charitable Organization, with a ruling year of 1999. Headquarters are in Irving, TX and has an EIN of 31-1640064, as a 501(c)(3) organization. Donations are tax-deductible.  
(Source: IRS Business Master File and Form 990).
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