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Board Members

 Dr. Eustace Lewis, President

Instructional Systems Specialist - Army Medical Department Center & School

Dr. Eustace S. Lewis is an Instructional Systems Specialist with the Medical Education and Training Campus (METC) on Fort Sam Houston, Texas.  Appointed to the Fort Sam Houston Independent School District Board of Trustees in May 2000, he served four 2-year terms as Vice President.  Dr. Lewis was reappointed  to serve another 2-year term in April 2014 and is currently serving as President of the Board. In September 2003, he was one of only 36 board members in Texas to graduate from the year-long Leadership TASB 2002-2003 program, which earned him the prestigious “Master Trustee” designation.  Dr. Lewis is a member of the following organizations: Bexar County School Boards Coalition, the National Caucus of Black School Board Members, the National Alliance of Black Educators, Alamo Area Alliance of Black School Educators, the National Association of Health Services Executives, and the Texas Alliance of Black School Educators.  He is dedicated to ensuring a quality education is provided for the military child at Fort Sam Houston ISD and committed to shaping the future of public education so that all school children are given the opportunity to achieve.


Willie White, Vice-President

Management Analyst, Budget – Installation Management Command

Mr. Willie E. White is a Management Analyst for the Installation Management Command (IMCOM), Fort Sam Houston, TX. He oversees the corporate civilian training budget Spend Plan and the IMCOM Academy Budget of $11 million which supports 75 Army bases and over 750K civilians globally. Appointed to the Fort Sam Houston Independent School District Board of Trustees in September 2015, he currently serves as the School Board Vice President. Additionally, Mr. White serves on the San Antonio Chapter of President Barack Obama’s “My Brother’s Keeper” initiative, the San Antonio Chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), and the National Caucus of Black School Board Members. Mr. White holds a Bachelor of Science in Management and a Masters of Business Administration (M.B.A.) from The University of Phoenix. He is committed to safeguarding and sustaining high quality education for all military children while serving the soldiers and families of our “Wounded Warriors” to ensure that no service member’s child is left behind.


Jeanne Warren, Secretary

Director - Youth Services

Jeanne Warren, a board member since May, 2001, is the Fort Sam Houston Youth Services Director. Her commitment and dedication to the children of the Fort Sam Houston military personnel has remained strong and enduring. She has been with the Youth Services Program since 1989 and has served in many advisory groups, including the Volunteer Advisory Council, the Youth Advisory Council, and the Juvenile Review Board. Warren's involvement with Robert G. Cole Campus Educational Improvement Committee has provided her with insight into the dynamics of an educational environment. Warren has completed numerous courses in psychology and sociology from Cameron University in Lawton, Oklahoma and the University of Texas at San Antonio.


Andrea Nicholas, Member

Training and Curriculum Specialist - Child and Youth Programs

 Andrea Nicholas, a former graduate of Robert G. Cole High School, is a Training and Curriculum Specialist for Joint Base San Antonio Child and Youth Programs. She joined the Child and Youth Program team 26 years ago and has been committed to age and developmentally appropriate growth of children / youth ever since. She believes that education should focus on developing the "whole" student by providing opportunities for cognitive, social, emotional, and physical growth. It is her belief that these opportunities should be provided in a safe environment that promotes integrity, knowledge acquisition, individuality, and creativity. She is devoted to ensuring the students of FSHISD receive the best education available and the District’s vision to ensure “every student is a learner, every learner is a graduate, and every graduate is a success” is the daily goal. Ms Nicholas received a Bachelor of Science Occupational Education with a specialization in Management from Wayland Baptist University and is currently enrolled in their Master of Education with Teacher Certification program.


Rebekah Sanchez, Member

Family Life Program Educator - JBSA FSH

Rebekah Sanchez is a Family Life Program Educator for Joint Base San Antonio. Having grown up as a military child herself, she is passionate about advocating for military children and has dedicated the majority of her career to pursuing that passion. From 2009-2012 Sanchez served as Assistant Community Director for Military Community Youth Ministries (MCYM) at Fort Hood, TX. She then served as Community Director for MCYM from 2012-2014 at JBSA-Lackland. It was during this time working directly with military teenagers that she became aware of the profound impact that educational policy can have on the experiences of the military child and their family. This insight led to her desire to serve on the Fort Sam Houston Independent School District Board of Trustees to which she was appointed in September 2015. She is committed to ensuring that FSHISD continues to serve military children and prepare them to become leaders with integrity and character. Sanchez received a Bachelor of Arts in International Studies with a concentration on Business from Texas A&M University, College Station.