Ethics Explorer A Guide to the Financial Interests of Elected Officials

State Board of Education Member Erika Beltran (D)

Industry
Education, Nonprofit/Community Service
Education
B.A., Williams College, M.A. The LBJ School of Public Affairs at the University of Texas at Austin
Financial Statements

Sources of Income

  • Beltran is the Fort Worth and San Antonio regional director for Leadership for Educational Equity, a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization that provides resources and training for Teach For America alumni interested in pursuing elected office and other leadership roles

  • She is also the Tarrant County Program Director for Leadership ISD, a Dallas-based education nonprofit.

Property

No properties listed

Analysis

  • Beltran is employed by an organization dedicated to advancing alumni of Teach For America, a program that receives state and local public funding.

     

  • She formerly worked at The Teaching Trust, an education nonprofit that provided professional development for teachers and advocates on teacher quality-related issues at the Legislature. 

  • Her top campaign donor was Texans for Education Reform, a political advocacy group that supports expanding charter schools, virtual education and other education reforms in the state.