attended Gregory-Portland High School
was a member of the band under the Direction of Jim Vanlandingham.
While in High School, Mr. Hinojosa was a three time TMEA All-State Band member 1979-1981.
went on to attend Del Mar College, Texas A&M Corpus Christi, and North Texas State University
studied saxophone with Jim Riggs and was the principal tenor saxophonist under the direction of Dr. Robert Winslow.
Roy Hinojosa is the Head Director at Taft High School where has taught successfully for the last 22 years.
tenure at Taft H.S. the Taft band has racked up 21 Sweepstakes.
band has placed high in TMEA Honor Competition, performed at the U.I.L. State Marching Contest, and placed high in the ATSSB
"Outstanding Performance Series" contests.
Roy Hinojosa is a member of the Texas Music Educator's Association, Association of Texas Small School Bands, Texas Band Masters Association, and the Texas Music Adjudicator's Association.
Currently Roy Hinojosa
resides in Taft with his
lovely wife, Meisha Hinojosa and their three children Michael, Amanda, and Nathan.