Region / Dallas-Fort Worth

Dallas-Fort Worth


The Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW) region of Texas represents the third-largest city in Texas, comprising more than 200 municipalities and towns, and is home to Texas’ second largest school district. In this region, we are committed to working with our members and partners to increase equity by advocating with the people who work and live here. Through skill-building opportunities, networking events, and leadership development support, we guide you towards achieving the impact you want to make in DFW through your work in policy, advocacy, community organizing, or as an elected leader.


Engaging with Your Local School Boards

Understanding and participating in local school boards is crucial for driving educational equity. Curious about how you can contribute? Discover key information about the school boards in your area, from board member identities to meeting schedules and election timelines. Dive deeper into your civic engagement journey and help shape the future of education in DFW.

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DFW LEE Members


Members serving as current/former elected leaders


Members working as senior policy, advocacy & organizing leaders

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Marcus Ceniceros

Marcus and the Regional Impact team are responsible for helping LEE members across the country engage with LEE’s civic leadership development skill building supports and resources, connect with our incredible network of leaders, and to take action in their communities.

Marcus has been at LEE for seven years serving in several capacities, including: Director of Houston Impact, Senior Director of Regional Impact, and Chief of Staff to the Executive Director. He has directly engaged over 700 LEE members through one-on-one coaching and group leadership development training during this time.

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Jazmyn Ferguson

Jazmyn is the Director of Organizing Strategy for Dallas-Fort Worth. She supports LEE members in creating meaningful change in their community. She is passionate about elevating the voices of students, families, and educators and lifting up leadership opportunities that will allow for greater impact in the DFW area.

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Organizing Alliance

Get Involved with Dallas CORE

This organizing alliance is a group of leaders who are passionate about equity in DFW. Grounded in truth and equity, they leverage the power of organized people in diverse communities to create lasting equitable systems.

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