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Lela Pennington

Lela Pennington

Program Coordinator

Upward Bound Math & Science

Born and Raised in Dallas, Texas, Lela was a first-generation & low-income college student. She graduated from Prairie View A&M University with her Bachelor’s of Social Work.

Before becoming the Program Coordinator for the ORS Upward Bound Math & Science program at Lancaster High School, Lela worked as a College Access Advisor for the ORS Dallas County EOC program.

Lela loves helping people and hopes she can improve the future of every UBMS student at Lancaster High School.



218 S. Ridgeway Dr.
Cleburne, TX 76033


9:00a – 5:00p

Friday: Appointment Only