McAllen ISD’s Paula Gonzalez was named the Athletic Director of the Year for the City of Palms Football Clinic January 20 in McAllen. It was presented by the City of Palms Clinic Directors. She is believed to be the first female Athletic Director of a school district with multiple high schools in the Rio Grande Valley. Standing with her is McAllen ISD Superintendent J.A. Gonzalez, Ed.D.