Cesar Lopez was sworn in as a BISD Board Member at a Special Called Meeting held on Tuesday, August 12 by Joe Rivera, Cameron County Clerk.  Lopez will serve the remainder of Dr. Christina L. Saavedra’s term which expires in November of 2014.  He is currently employed as the Mercedes ISD purchasing agent.  He is a former BISD employee having served as a bid control accountant in the Purchasing Department for 3 years.