Reynaldo Flores holds a Master of Public Administration degree from Texas State University in San Marcos, a Master of Science in Applied Sociology degree from the University of Texas at Dallas and a Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology from St. Edward’s University in Austin.
A Richland government professor since Fall 2006, he has also taught at Brookhaven College and in the Navy College Program for Afloat College Education, and served as assistant dean of the Social Science Division of Brookhaven College. He has served as a parole officer for the Texas Youth Commission and the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, an adult probation officer in Hays County, a child support investigator for the Texas Attorney General’s office and an investigator for the Texas Department of Protective and Regulatory Services. He is a member of the World Affairs Council of Dallas/Fort Worth and the North Texas chapter of the American Society for Public Administration. He has participated in Brookhaven College’s Achieving the Dream Team/Fast Forward Program, served as a facilitator and recruiter at education events in the United States and Mexico, and received a certificate of merit as a faculty leader in Inside Washington ’05, at the Washington Center for Internships and Academic Seminars.His research interests include public policy, political economy, criminal justice and social policy, and judicial politics.