January 26, 2015
Contact: Sheila Adams, Director of Communications, (936)630-4246
Re: Dr. LaTonya Goffney Named President of the TCWSE
Lufkin, TX: Dr. LaTonya Goffney, Lufkin ISD Superintendent, was named president of the Texas Council of Women School Executives this past weekend at the organization’s annual conference in Austin. Dr. Goffney has served with the council for 7 years and as president elect in 2014. The role of the president is a one-year term, and as she announced to the membership on Sunday, she plans to connect and communicate throughout the year to increase membership and awareness of the organization’s goals. The mission of the TCWSE is: to create and maintain a united community of professional educational executives by promoting equity and quality in leadership through renewal, mentoring and career advancement support. Dr. Goffney became superintendent at Lufkin ISD in the summer of 2013. Previously, she was the superintendent at Coldspring-Oakhurst Consolidated ISD for five years. She and her husband, Joseph, have two children and are happy to call Lufkin home.
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Director of Communications & Public Relations
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Lufkin, TX 75904