Dr. Roland Hernandez has served as Superintendent of Schools for the Corpus Christi Independent School District since 2014.
Dr. Hernandez joined CCISD as the Chief Administrative Officer in 2010. He came to Corpus Christi from the Waco Independent School District where he served as superintendent from 2006 to 2010. He served as Deputy Superintendent of the Tyler Independent School District from 2003-2006 and the Belton Independent School District from 2001-2002. Other campus and district level experiences include teaching, coaching and campus-level administrative positions in the Spring Branch and Angleton Independent School Districts.
In addition to being a school administrator, Dr. Hernandez served as Administrative Assistant to the Associate Commissioner in the Division of Accountability at the Texas Education Agency, Program Coordinator for the University of Texas at Austin’s prestigious Charles A. Dana Center, and State Director of the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) for the Texas Education Agency and US Department of Education.
Dr. Hernandez earned his Doctorate of Philosophy in Educational Administration from the University of Texas at Austin, a Master’s degree from the University of Houston at Clear Lake, and a Bachelor’s of Science degree from Texas State University.
Dr. Hernandez and wife, Dr. Cynthia Hernandez, have two children, Lauren, age 24, and Leyton, age 20.