is an education associate for the Intercultural Development Research Association. A proud native of San Antonio and product of the San Antonio ISD, Dr. Bahena graduated from Louis W. Fox Technical and Vocational High School in downtown San Antonio. Additionally, she holds a B.A. in business administration and sociology from Trinity University (San Antonio), an Ed.M. in human development and psychology and an Ed.D. in cultures, communities, and education from the Harvard Graduate School of Education (Cambridge, Mass.).
The Rio Grande Guardian was the first online newspaper to launch on the South Texas border, starting out in July, 2005. It is still the market leader, setting the pace and breaking news often before traditional media outlets.