Lt. Colonel Morales, U.S. Air Force (Ret.) was seated as a member of the Harris County Department of Education Board of Trustees in January 2007. A highly decorated military veteran and businessman, he has served as the Chief Technology Officer for the City of Houston Emergency Center and was also one of Houston’s top Homeland Security officials.
On the HCDE Board, Mr. Morales chairs the Audit Committee and the Federal Community Initiatives Committee which provides oversight to Area 1 Head Start.
Past professional experience directly related to education includes his tenure at Chapman University where he served as an Adjunct Associate Professor in the area of Mathematics.
In the community, Lt. Colonel Morales is a member of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) where he sits on the Technology Committee. He is a Board Member of the Ambassadors International Ballet Folklorico and is also a member of the Ripley House Boy Scout Committee, Houston Military Affairs Committee, Military Order of World Wars, Military Officers Association of America, American Legion, Acres Home Beautification Committee, and the Association of Public Safety Communications Officials.
Lt. Colonel Morales holds a BA from the University of Texas at Dallas and a BS from Chapman University. He received a MS from the Air Force Institute of Technology.
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