At long last, three years after Berenice Zubia vacated the post of executive director of public relations for EPISD, the district has quietly given Renee de Santos the job.
De Santos has been with the El Paso Independent School District all along, in the job of spokesperson.
So, good for her. It’s been a long road. De Santos was there last year when they bypassed her and named Vincent Perez as the interim executive director until he started his term as County Commissioner.
And she was there when the district paid $13,000 to an outside agency for public relations advice.
And she was there through the years the district paid Montoya PR $258,000 to help with public relations.
Somehow, she survived all that, chugging along as the spokesperson, and eventually slid on up to the executive director position. It does make you wonder why it didn’t happen sooner, though, huh? Especially with the amazing evasion and disappearance skills she showed when Joshua Zuber over at KFOX started to ask some tough questions: