Transitions Conference

Adriana Gomez
Middle School Math Program
Dallas County Community College District

Adriana Gomez is a member of the Clinical Faculty at SMU in the Department of Leadership and Education Policy supervising students enrolled in the Accelerated School Leadership Program. She retired from public education in 2009 after 34 years of service. She was the founding principal of the Early College High School with Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD in partnership with Brookhaven College from 2006-2009.

She has been the director of the Texas Prefreshman Engineering Program (TexPREP) at Brookhaven College for 3 years. TexPREP is available to students in Dallas ISD and surrounding schools. It is an academically intense mathematics-based, summer enrichment program scheduled for 7 weeks in June and July. The emphasis of TexPREP is to increase the number of women and underrepresented minorities in the science, technology, engineering and math fields.

She graduated from Texas A &I University in Kingsville, Texas with a Bachelor's degree in Elementary Education. She also received her Master's degree in Educational Administration from Texas A & I University and administrative certification from the University of North Texas, Denton, Texas.