Robert Reid, secretary of the Port Arthur ISD Board, was first elected as a trustee in May of 2013. He has been an educator since 1989, having started his career with PAISD. During his 12 years of employment with PAISD, he worked at the former Lamar Community Guidance Center and Memorial High School. As he now marks more than 30 years in the education field, he currently serves as the Risk Manager for the Beaumont ISD.
Secretary Reid is a 1984 graduate of Thomas Jefferson High School, a 1989 graduate of Texas State University (Bachelor of Science, Education) and has a Master of Educational Administration from Lamar University.
Mr. Reid and his wife, Mary Ann Goudeaux Reid, are the parents of four children. The Reids have been active with numerous Port Arthur civic organizations throughout their marriage. Their family worships at St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church.