EPISD Board Accepts Lorenzo Garcia Resignation
POSTED: Tuesday, November 8, 2011 - 11:04pm
UPDATED: Thursday, November 10, 2011 - 3:09pm
EL PASO - The EPISD Board of Trustees has accepted the resignation of Superintendent Lorenzo Garcia effective Nov. 30.
As we have reported, Garcia was arrested for allegedly steering a half million dollar contract to a woman he had a personal relationship with.
The FBI is investigating that Garcia and others conspired to defraud the EPISD from February of 2006 to March of 2007.
Dr. Garcia has been on non-salary administrative leave but getting paid through vacation time and other bonuses.