Villescas Research,

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Our Services

Providing a Range of Services

Villescas Research, Media & Instruction, LLC provides an array of resources and experienced collaborators for community-oriented initiatives. Since 2007, VRMI has helped businesses, digital inclusion projects, educational institutions, government agencies, nonprofit organizations, and political campaigns connect to predominantly Latino communities.  


Community Outreach


Nonprofit Outreach


Staff Training


Data Collection & Analysis


Voter Analysis


Project Management

About Us 

Joseph P. A. Villescas, Ph.D. is an independent research consultant, political communication adviser, and writer. Since 2002 he has conducted extensive investigations on U.S. Latino subpopulations that explore trends in their educational development, media consumption, internet usage, voting behaviors, racial categorization, organizational capacities, entrepreneurial hybridity, and readiness for future leadership roles in community settings.

Our Purpose

The purpose of VRMI is to enhance the internal capabilities of organizations and communication campaigns to connect with predominantly Latino communities by providing:
  • Data Analysis, Research, & Evaluation Services
  • Political Communication Services
  • Tools to Promote Volunteerism & Community Engagement


  • American Association of Hispanics in Higher Education
  • Campaign to Elect Enrique Garcia to Congressional District 16
  • Campaign to Reelect Congressman Silvestre Reyes to Congressional District 16
  • City of El Paso/El Paso Expatriate Project
  • City of El Paso/Museums & Cultural Affairs
  • EDCO Ventures
  • El Paso Academy School District
  • Fort Bliss/Directorate of Morale, Welfare & Recreation
  • Leo Marketing Group
  • National Hispanic Institute/Collaborative Research Center

  • Nonprofit Enterprise Center/YWCA of El Paso Del Norte Region
  • Power at the Pass
  • Qobe Group/El Paso Independent School District
  • Qobe Group/Southwestern University
  • Shift+ Initiative
  • SureScore/El Paso Independent School District/Socorro Independent School District/Yselta Independent School District/Career and Technical Education (CTE) of Education Service Center—Region 19
  • SureScore/University of Texas—Pan American, Gaining Early Awareness & Readiness for Undergraduate Programs (GEAR UP)
  • Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board
  • Time Warner Cable
  • Texas Criminal Justice Coalition