Dr. Dino Coronado recently joined the Weslaco ISD family as Superintendent of Schools. Coronado served as the Interim Superintendent of Schools at Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco ISD before coming to Weslaco.
He has more than 15 years of experience in public education, beginning his educational career as a substitute teacher, before working as a middle school Special Education teacher and head football coach. Coronado later became a Principal, Area Superintendent and Superintendent. Prior to his educational career, he served in the U.S. Army for nearly 22 years and retired as First Sergeant/E-8.
Coronado earned a Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership and a Master of Education in Educational Administration from The University of Texas at El Paso; a Master of Arts in Management from Webster University; and a Bachelor of Arts in Public Administration from the University of Northern Iowa.