Welcome to Communications and Public Relations

EISD
 

 The award winning Office of Communications and Public Relations manages the District's communications and media relations activities, produces internal and external publications for employees, students, and the community such as The Edgewood Historian, and oversees content on the District's website, www.eisd.net.
 
News releases are provided by the Communications and Public Relations utilizing electronic media outlets to inform community, employee's about the achievements and recent accomplishments of the District, upcoming events, public awareness campaigns, and other pertinent information. Additionally, the department also provides audio-visual assistance during meetings, and other district events.
 
In addition to the internal media releases, we also utilize a quarterly publication, The Edgewood Historian is to inform and educate the community.
 
The Office of Communications / Public Relations is dedicated to customer service. For more information on this department or its staff members, please call (210) 444-7955.
 
Mission Statement
 
The Public Relations Office is Edgewood ISD’s primary source for telling the District’s story through media communications, public outreach, and electronic means. The Public Relations Office works to inform and educate the community about Edgewood ISD schools, programs, students, personnel, and achievements.
 
 
  
Our Goals
  • Provide accurate and timely responses to information requests
  • Produce high-quality communication pieces with comprehensive and up-to-date information
  • Support student achievement by highlighting their accomplishments
  • Support the schools, Superintendent, Board of Trustees, and staff in communicating Edgewood ISD policies, procedures and programs
  • Build community support for Edgewood ISD

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 Keyhla Calderon-Lugo

Phone: 210.444.7955

Email: keyhla.calderon-lugo@eisd.net

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Keyhla Calderon-Lugo

Keyhla Calderon Lugo joined the Edgewood ISD Office of Communications/Public Relations in October of 2015.  She began her media career doing radio sales in 1998 and in 2001 was hired at KLDO Univision 27 in Laredo Texas. In 2006 Keyhla moved back to San Antonio and began working for KWEX Univision 41 where she worked as a Weather Anchor, Reporter and News Anchor. Keyhla won an Emmy for the health campaign “Unase al Reto” which motivated the community to get out and exercise along with the KWEX staff on a weekly basis. Keyhla covered all types of stories as a journalist but her passion has always been education.
 
In 2013 Keyhla was selected as a Pillar of Character-Respect for the Northside Independent School District. She was also selected as one of the 30 most exceptional former students for the Palo Alto College 30 for 30 Anniversary Celebration.  Keyhla graduated from the University of Texas at San Antonio with a degree in Communications specializing in Public Relations and is excited to serve the Edgewood ISD community.

 Marivel Insall

Phone: 210.444.7955

Email: marivel.andino@eisd.net

Degrees and Certifications:

Marivel Insall

Department Secretary

 
Marivel Insall joined the Office of Communications & Public Relations in 2012.  With 9 years of experience as a secretary in the medical field, Marivel has a great respect to the needs of the employee’s and students she encounters on a daily basis.  Marivel works hard to reach every goal and task she endeavors to make her job a success. 

Marivel Insall is continuing her education majoring in Counseling & Behavioral Psychology. Ms. Insall looks forward to great and successful school year.


 Marvin Jimenez

Phone: 210.444.4538

Email: mjimenez@eisd.net

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Marvin Jimenez

Multimedia Specialist

Marvin Jimenez joined the EISD public relations and communications department in 2014.  A filmmaker and photographer since 2001, Marvin’s experience includes field production, studio film production, film editing, lighting, and photojournalism.

Marvin has worked as a cinematographer/camera operator with several production companies and clients that include Alamo HD, BP Billiton, Chef Curtis Stone, City of San Antonio Mayor’s Office, Cool Fire Media, Gold’s Gym, MLB, The Nations Family Films, Prem Rewat Foundation, U.S Army, and several others.

In 2008, as a teacher at Lyndon B. Johnson Elementary, Marvin was awarded first prize for his commercial “Words Really Do Hurt”, a national public service announcement sponsored by Sony and the AD council.

Marvin earned his bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of the Incarnate Word in 2001 and his master’s degree in education administration from Concordia University in 2009.
 George Garnica

Phone: 210.444.4536

Email: george.garnica@eisd.net

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George Garnica

Business Community Coordinator

 
George Garnica became the districts Business Community Coordinator in September of 2014.  Before becoming part of the Communication and Public Relations Office, George spent 14 years working in marketing, public relations, community outreach and recruitment.  

 George’s main job is to build and promote a strong integrated partnership with the business community to support the District’s school children, to support and enrich the current partnership initiatives and to fuel innovative approaches to educate and promote the awareness of educational success correlating to business success.
 
  He is a product of Edgewood I.S.D. graduating from John F. Kennedy High School.  He has his Bachelor of Arts degree in Organizational Development and a Master of Arts degree in Administration with a concentration in Communication Arts from the University of the Incarnate Word.
 
  George is excited to serve the Edgewood community in this position and looks forward to building partnerships that will benefit the district.
 

 

Last Modified on June 9, 2016
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