Jill Dominguez

Jill Dominguez

Area Superintendent, Rio Grande Valley


Jill Dominguez is a graduate of The University of Texas at Austin’s Uteach program (BA Biology) and Columbia University Teacher’s College (MA Educational Leadership).

In 2006, she joined IDEA’s founding teaching team at IDEA Frontier College Prep, where she taught 6th-grade math after teaching in Brownsville, Texas, with Teach for America. At IDEA, Jill has worn many hats, including teacher, principal, VP of Schools, and Regional Superintendent. Some of her proudest accomplishments are the IDEA first-generation college graduates who have become physicians, business owners, administrators, and IDEA teachers who want to give back.

Jill currently leads academic achievement at Rio Grande Valley and Greater Houston schools. She works with a team of VPs of schools, coaches, principals, and teachers at 51 schools across the Rio Grande Valley and six schools in the Greater Houston area.

Jill resides in Brownsville, Texas, with her husband, Alex, and son Tobias.