• Higher Education Teaching/Administrative Positions 

    Ms. Ganceres has over 24 years of higher education experience and 8 years with the Texas Public School system. Ms. Ganceres has served in the capacity of Executive Dean of Student Services since fall 2014. Prior to that she served as Dean of Student Services from fall 2013 until her fall 2014 appointment. While at Coastal Bend College she worked for 20 with TRIO programs.  The Department of Education (DOE) –Educational Talent Search (ETS) was under her direction since 1996.  She worked her way up the supervisory ladder from coordinator to director of the program.  It was during this time that she developed such skills as recruiting, hiring, training, supervision and evaluation of staff.  Ms. Ganceres also served as a liaison for institutions of higher education and personnel from independent school districts.  She enhanced the ETS program by developing workshops and seminars for both the participants and guidance counselors.  Mostly recently, she conducted an on-site visit with the DOE.  All process, procedures, documentation, financial records, Annual Performance Reports, and student files were reviewed by a site visit team.  All of the program expectations were found to be met.  She has accumulated a vast amount of experience which includes program management, coordination, supervising staff and fiscal management and supervising staff. 

    Ms. Ganceres has experience as an adjunct instructor.  She has taught various educational courses while at Coastal Bend College.  She assisted with the development of the My Cougar Course which is a component of the Quality Enhancement Plan.  She also provided faculty training for the My Cougar Course during for the fall of 2013 course load. 

    During her work experience in the public school system she assisted with classroom management as well as provided student services to middle school students. 

    Institutions of Higher Education 

          Coastal Bend College Associate of Applied Science 

          Texas A&I University Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education 

          Texas A&M University- Kingsville Master of Science in Guidance and Counseling 

          Sam Houston State University Master of Library Science 

          Texas A&M University Corpus Christi Mid- Management Certificate 


    Presenter at the Children’s Summer Learning Institute Conference:  

    • Creative Activities (July 2015) Lupe Ganceres and Noemi Aguilar 

    Presenter at the Children’s Summer Learning Institute Conference:

    • Creative Activities for Early Childhood (July 2014) Lupe Ganceres, Noemi Aguilar, and Yolanda Mendez 

    Presenter at National Community College Hispanic Council (NCCHC) Leadership Symposium: 

    • Workforce Pathways that Lead to Industry Certifications and Jobs (2014) Lupe Ganceres and Julia Garcia 

    Presenter at the Texas Association of Student Special Services Programs (TASSSP) conference: 

    Providing Optimum Services on A Shoestring Budget (2012) 

    Organization/Community Memberships 

    Beeville Chamber of Commerce- Board Member 

    Beeville Adult Literacy Council – Board Member