DIVISION OF INNOVATION
The Division of Innovation is home to the departments of Career and Technical Education, Choice & Collegiate Programming, School & External Partnerships, and Schools of Choice Leadership Support.
Guided by the philosophies of the FWISD Mission, The Office of Innovation serves the vision of Fort Worth ISD by creating new realities for student and family success. It does so by providing a place for collaborative thought and action and a different lens to overcome obstacles that stand in the way of equity and excellence in education.
Dr. David Saenz, Chief Officer of InnovationOlga Herrera Administrative AssistantKaren Ponder, Coordinator
Career and Technical Education
Daphne Rickard, Executive Director
Choice and Collegiate Programming
Lisa Castillo, Executive Director
Schools of Choice - Student and School Support
Benjamin Leos, Executive Director
Strategic School Design & Support
Dr. Nicholas Gesualdi, Director