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AISD Board of Trustees Elects New Officers

Vincent Torres Named New AISD Board President

Austin, TX—Tonight, Austin ISD’s Board of Trustees elected Vincent Torres as board president. Torres, who represents Northwest Austin in District 4, served as vice president since 2007. He replaces outgoing President Mark Williams.

Trustees also elected Gina Hinojosa, a newly elected at-large trustee, as vice-president and Jayme Mathias, a newly elected trustee who represents East Austin in District 2, as secretary of AISD’s nine-member governing board.

In addition to Hinojosa and Mathias, AISD welcomed Amber Elenz, who represents Central Austin for District 5, and Ann Teich, who represents Central and North Austin in District 3, as new trustees.

Prior to the administration of the oath of office for new board members, trustees recognized and thanked outgoing members for their service:

  • Christine Brister, who represented Central and North Austin in District 3 since 2008;
  • Sam Guzman, who represented East Austin in District 2 since 2007;
  • Annette LoVoi, who represented Austin as an at-large trustee since 2006; and
  • Mark Williams, who represented Central Austin in District 5 since 2004 and served as board president since 2006.

For more information, please visit the AISD Board of Trustees website at