School Safety and Security Committee

Your Voice Matters: Any parent who is interested in becoming a member should fill out the online Standard Application Form (English or Spanish) to apply. 

Under provisions of Section 37.109 of the Texas Education Code, and district policy BDF (Local), the School Safety and Security Committee is established by the Board of Trustees.

The responsibilities of the School Safety & Security Committee shall include, but are not limited to:

Developing and implementing emergency plans, consistent with the district multi-hazard emergency operations plan, to ensure that specific campus, facility, and support service needs are addressed.

  • Periodically providing recommendations to the Board and Superintendent regarding updating the district multi-hazard emergency operations plan, in accordance with established best practices.
  • Providing the district with any campus, facility, or support services information required in connection with safety and security audit or other reports.
  • Reviewing each report required to be submitted by the district to the Texas School Safety Center to ensure that the report contains accurate and complete information regarding each campus, facility, and support services in accordance with established criteria.
  • Consulting with local law enforcement agencies on methods to increase law enforcement presence near district campuses.

How can I learn more?

Detailed information about the SSSC is contained in the SSSC Bylaws. Under provisions of Section 37.109 of the Texas Education Code, CK(LEGAL), and district policy CK(LEGAL), the School Safety and Security Committee. More information about membership, meetings will be available soon.

To apply for membership, please complete and submit the standard application form: English / Spanish

2021-22 School Safety & Security Committee Members

Name Title

Jacob Reach

Chief Officer Intergovernmental Relations & Board Services
Twyla Williams Director of Counseling Crisis and Mental Health, Committee Co-Chair
Vacant AISD Emergency Management Coordinator
John Fletcher CTE Department Chair/Project Specialist LBJ ECHS
Jason Stanford Chief Officer of Communications & Community Engagement
Dinorah Bores, Principal Walnut Creek, ECP
Kori Crawford Principal at Crockett ECHS
Matias Segura Chief of Operations
Kevin Foster Trustee
Oscar Adams Associate Director of Discipline Standards & Accountability
Dr. Stephanie Elizalde Superintendent

Beverly Freshour

Acting Chief of Police, AISD
David De Leon Teacher
Alana Bejarano Director Health Services
Geronimo Rodriguez Trustee, Committee Co-Chair
Vacant Parent Representative
Bill Wilson Chief Emergency Plans Officer, Homeland Security and Emergency Management (City of Austin)
Emily Sawyer Austin Justice Coalition Volunteer & mother to 5 students
Melinda Rodriguez Community Representative
Sandra Chamorro Student
Joseph Chacon Chief of Police, APD
Rosalinda Rivera Parent Support Specialist