About the Director of District Safety and Security
Degrees and Certifications:
Josh Gutierrez began his career in public education in 2001 as a School District Police Officer, and has also served as a teacher, assistant principal, and district administrator. He joined the La Vernia ISD team in June 2017 as the district Hearing and Truancy Officer.
Josh holds a B.S. degree in Organizational Leadership/Criminal Justice Administration and a M.S. in Criminal Justice Leadership and Executive Management. He also holds a Masters Peace Officer Certification with the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement. Mr. Gutierrez provides strategic direction and leadership for the overall administration and coordination of the Safety and Security Program for LVISD, including law enforcement, public safety, and emergency management operations.
Mr. Gutierrez is from San Antonio and enjoys watching Spurs basketball. He has dedicated himself to ensuring that all LVISD students, faculty, staff, and community members have a safe place to learn and work.