Board of Trustees

President - John Beadle
  Mr. Beadle is serving a third term as a Riviera ISD Trustee. Raised in Evant, Texas, Mr. Beadle graduated from Texas State Technical College and Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University.  He is currently an Engineering Associate with Rolls Royce, Kingsville NAS.   Mr. Beadle and his wife, Tracy, have four children:  Travis, Justin, Stephen and John Christopher.
Vice President - Tomas (Tommy) Longoria
  Mr. Longoria is serving as Vice President of the Board of Trustees.  He was born and raised in Riviera and is a graduate of Kaufer High School.  Mr. Longoria is a heavy equipment operator.  He has two children;  Miranda and Tomas, III.
Secretary - Becky Gutierrez
  Ms. Gutierrez currently serves as Secretary to the Board of Trustees. She is a graduate of Riviera ISD and attended Texas A&I University Kingsville. She is a sales representative for Neesen Automotive. Ms. Gutierrez has three children: Heston, Katy, and Dean.
Member - Burt Bull

Mr. Bull is serving his first term as a Trustee. A native of Riviera, he is a graduate of Kaufer High School and attended Texas A&I University in Kingsville. Mr. Bull is a rancher and a business investor. He is a Managing Member of Integrity Energy International, LLC., President of the Bull Foundation, and President of Bull Ranches, Inc.  Mr. Bull and his wife, Linda, have two sons, Dillard and Bryson.

Member - Billy Colston, III

Billy is serving his second term as Board Trustee. He attended Riviera ISD and graduated from Kaufer High School prior to attending Texas A&M University in College Station, TX where he recieved a BBA in Business Management. He is currently employed with Riviera Telephone Co., Inc. where he serves as Operations Manager. Billy and his wife have three children: Austin, Jake and Piper all attend Riviera ISD.


Member - Teresa May
  Mrs. May is serving in her 3rd year as a Riviera ISD Trustee.  She was born and raised in McAllen, graduated from Sharyland ISD, and attended Texas A&I University in Kingsville.  Mrs. May is a homemaker, and a school, community, and church volunteer.  She is an active member of Our Lady of Consolation Women’s Club, and The Woman’s Club of Kingsville.  Teresa is married to Paul C. May who works at Celanese in Bishop.  Mrs. May and her husband have three children; Hannah, Meagan, and Paul Craig.
Member - Jeff Yaklin

Jeff Yaklin is serving in his first term as a Trustee.   Mr. Yaklin was born and raised in Riviera and is a graduate of Kaufer High School.   He graduated from Texas A&I University, Kingsville with a Bachelor of Science degree in Ag Economics.  Mr. Yaklin farms cotton and grain in Riviera.  He has one son, Michael, who graduated from Kaufer High School and Texas A&M University, Kingsville.