Department Contacts

Education Center Staff
  • Edna Garcia | Director of Federal Programs


  • Mirayah Barrios | Administrative Assistant 


    Mirayah Barrios is the Administrative Assistant to the Chief of Operations. She has been with Plainview ISD for 3 years. Mirayah has been married to her husband Joshua Barrios for 3 years, together they have a daughter, and her name is Aneres Sophia, who is 8 years old! We have two fur babies, Curly Sue who is a mix with poodle & Maltase, & Aniko who is a Siberian Husky! I enjoy hanging out with family, family is everything to me! All three of us love to plant and nurture our flower garden. We love to sing as loud as we can in the car!!

  • Leesa Grimaldo | Grant Project Manager


    Leesa Marie Grimaldo is the Grant Project Manager under the Federal Programs department. She was raised in Plainview, Texas and graduated from Plainview High School, class of 2014. Furthering her education at Texas Tech University in the Rawls College of Business, she graduated with her Bachelor’s in Business Administration concentrating in Business Management. She  has extended and enhanced her knowledge in business by being involved in leadership roles in various organizations and Honor Fraternities at Texas Tech University where she also attended a multicultural experience in Barcelona, Spain that expanded the importance of globalization.

    By returning to her hometown, it is her duty to help Plainview ISD grow and prosper. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with family and friends and raising her new puppy, Oakley, that brings her joy.

    As a proud Texas Tech Alumna, “Strive for Honor and Wreck ’Em.”


  • Lucy Juarez | Migrant Services Specialist