Jaime Resendez is a U.S. Army combat veteran and attorney licensed to practice law by the State Bar of Texas and before the U.S. District Court in the Northern District of Texas. In 2016, he was elected to serve on the Dallas ISD Board of Trustees. As a DISD Trustee, Resendez represents the Southeast area, where he grew up, and helps establish the policies by which 227 schools operate on. Resendez earned his law degree from UT School of Law and graduated with honors from the UNT at Dallas and Eastfield Community College. Resendez is committed to serving his community and is actively involved in various organizations and professional associations. His areas of law practice over the years have included personal injury, criminal law, and social security disability.