Executive Leadership Team

Dr. Selina Chapa
Dr. Selina ChapaDeputy Superintendent
Dr. Selina Chapa was named Deputy Superintendent of the district in August 2018.

Dr. Chapa previously served as Assistant Superintendent of Human Resources. She has 32 years of experience in the field of education and has spent 22 of those years with Aldine ISD.

Dr. Chapa began her educational career as third-grade teacher in United ISD. During her 10 years with UISD, she also served as a fourth-grade teacher and as an assistant principal before moving to the Houston area in 1996 when she joined Aldine ISD as an assistant principal at Dunn Elementary School. From 2003-07 she served as principal of Sammons Elementary School and in 2007 was named a Director of Human Resources. In 2014, Dr. Chapa was named Executive Director of Human Resources and in April of 2015 she was named Assistant Superintendent of Human Resources.

Dr. Chapa earned her bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education from Texas A&I University and her master’s degree in Administration from Texas A&M International University. Dr. Chapa earned her doctorate degree in Educational Leadership from the University of Houston.

As deputy superintendent for the district, Dr. Selina Chapa has districtwide supervisory and administrative responsibilities as assigned by the superintendent of schools.
Dr. Chapa oversees the following departments:

Dr. Todd Davis
Dr. Todd DavisChief Academic Officer

Office of Teaching and Learning

Dr. Todd Davis was named Chief Academic Officer in May of 2019. Dr. Davis has devoted all of his 28 years in education to Aldine ISD and has served in a variety of capacities. As CAO, he will be responsible for providing leadership in planning, developing, maintaining and evaluating all of the district’s curriculum and instruction. With oversight over several departments, he will provide direct supervision of curriculum staff and guide instructional development.

As the Chief Academic Officer, Dr. Davis is responsible for showcasing leadership in planning, developing, maintaining the development of all of the district’s curriculum and instruction. He has oversight of these areas:

Katherine Roede
Katherine RoedeChief of Schools

Office of School Leadership

Katy Roede was named Chief of Schools in May of 2019. She will provide leadership of school administration and oversight for all School Assistant Superintendents as the Chief of Schools. Roede has 25 years of educational experience including 10 years as a principal in Aldine ISD. She also served as a School Support Officer in Houston ISD where she worked with school leaders to improve academic growth and progress at several schools.
Katy Roede serves as the Chief of Schools and provides leadership over school administration. She also manages student support services. The following areas and their leaders report to her:

Dr. Tamika Alford–Stephens
Dr. Tamika Alford–StephensChief Financial Officer

Office of Finance

Dr. Tamika Alford-Stephens was named Assistant Superintendent of Finance in October of 2016 after serving as the Executive Director of Finance. Dr. Alford-Stephens received her bachelor’s degree in Business Management from Dillard University. She received her master’s degree in Education Administration from Prairie View A&M University and her master’s degree in Business Administration from the University of St. Thomas. Dr. Alford-Stephens earned her doctorate degree in Educational Leadership from Sam Houston State University. She is certified as a Mid-Management Administrator and as a Superintendent. Dr. Alford-Stephens has spent all 16 of her years in education with Aldine ISD and has served as a teacher, director and executive director.
As the Chief Financial Officer, Stephens is responsible for monitoring spending throughout the year and ensuring proper accounting of all district financial resources. She manages several departments:

Dr. Javier Villarreal
Dr. Javier VillarrealChief Human Resources Officer

Human Resources

Dr. Javier Villarreal was announced as the district’s new Chief Human Resources Officer in November 2018. Dr. Villarreal brings 19 years of educational experience to Aldine.

Prior to coming to Aldine, Dr. Villarreal served Fort Bend ISD as the Assistant Superintendent of School Leadership. Dr. Villarreal has also served as an adjunct professor at the University of Houston, as principal of Edison Middle School and DeZavala Elementary School in Houston ISD, and as an assistant principal at Ortiz Middle School in HISD. He began his educational career as a first-, second- and fourth-grade teacher at Franklin Elementary School and Wilson Elementary School. Dr. Villarreal earned his bachelor’s degree in psychology at the University of Houston, his master’s degree education from the University of St. Thomas and his doctorate of education from the University of Houston.

The Chief Human Resource Officer is responsible for the recruitment, hiring, and development of staff across the district. He oversees a range of related areas:

Sheleah D. Reed, APR
Sheleah D. Reed, APRChief Communications Officer

Office of Communications

Sheleah Reed, who came on board December 2018, heads the Communications Office where she is responsible for providing leadership, vision, direction and execution of major district communication programs, strategies, events and activities.
For more than 15 years, Reed’s work focused on branding, crisis communications and marketing. Reed has had stints at The Princeton Review, Texas Southern University, Prairie View A&M University, Spring ISD and Houston ISD. Prior to joining AISD, Reed was the strategic engagement and outreach officer in Business Operations at Houston ISD. Reed oversaw the communications efforts of the Business Services unit, which included four departments — Nutrition Services, Transportation, Facilities and Bond.
Reed holds a bachelor’s degree in communications from Prairie View A&M University and master’s degree in journalism and public relations from Texas Christian University. Reed also is an Accredited Public Relations practitioner.
The native Houstonian is active in professional and civic organizations including the Texas School Public Relations Association (TSPRA) where she serves on the Nominating Committee. Reed, a public education advocate, is a Leadership ISD Harris County Fellow (Class 2018).

Reed is responsible for developing, leading, and executing a comprehensive and strategic communications plan that showcases Aldine ISD’s educational programs and initiatives. That responsibility includes oversight of media relations, internal and external communications, branding and special events.

Dawn Ayers-Rodriguez
Dawn Ayers-RodriguezChief of Strategic Initiatives and Accountability

Office of Strategic Initiatives and Accountability

Dawn Rodriguez was named Chief of Strategic Initiatives and Accountability in May of 2019. Rodriguez, who has worked in Aldine ISD for nearly 16 years, will be responsible for managing special projects and leading key initiatives, including the development and implementation of the district’s strategic plan. She will continue to oversee accountability, evaluation and state assessments.