(Feb. 9, 2012) -- Young UTSA Roadrunners are making a difference in San Antonio. On Jan. 26, the San Antonio Business Journal honored six UTSA alumni and one UTSA employee on its "40 Under 40" list, an elite who's who of rising community leaders and business professionals in greater San Antonio.
Among the list are three alumni from the College of Public Policy Master of Public Administration (M.P.A.) program: Leroy Alloway '03, 32, director of community development at Alamo Regional Mobility Authority; Jeff Coyle '07, 37, director of public affairs at KGB Texas; and Stephanie Bocanegra Suarez '05, 34, former chief of staff at the San Antonio Water System (now with Integrity Roofing).
Additionally, the Business Journal recognized Christy Bachmeyer '97, 37, who earned her B.B.A. in finance at UTSA and serves as senior vice president and director of retail sales at Frost Bank; Gabriela Gonzalez-Carmona '99, 36, who earned her B.A. in communication with public relations and business administration concentrations at UTSA, and is human capital manager at NatureSweet Tomatoes Ltd.; and Kevin Harris '98, 36, who earned his B.B.A. in accounting and is founder and director of Covenant Multifamily Offices LLC.
The publication also honored UTSA staff member Andrea Nocito, 28, who is the energy savings solution manager in the UTSA Institute for Economic Development Small Business Development Center.
"We are thrilled to see that so many Roadrunners were included in this year's '40 Under 40'," said Jim Mickey '78, UTSA associate vice president for alumni relations and marketing. "San Antonio has embraced UTSA as a vital part of the community and to see our alums and staff recognized for their work makes us very, very proud."
Come enjoy a free brunch and listen to wonderful Jazz music as we mark the end of a successful Roadrunner Days 2016.
H-E-B University Center Ballroom, Main Campus
District 8 Councilman Ron Nirenberg and State Sen. José Menéndez host a Cultural Conversations event at the UTSA Institute of Texan Cultures to talk about issues of intolerance and ways to unify the community.
UTSA Institute of Texan Cultures
Known for her unique ability to make sophisticated numbers reveal simple truths, Talithia Williams explores how big data can be used to make smart decisions in education, business, and everyday situations.
Main Building Auditorium, MB 0.104, Main Campus
The UTSA International Conference on Aging inthe Americas seeks to address the important context in understanding how characteristics of physical, social and economic environments give rise to disparities in Latino health in older adults.
UTSA Downtown Campus, Durango Bldg. Southwest Room (DB 1.124)
UTSA Mexico Center director Dr. Harriett Romo and program coordinator Olivia Mogollon, along with U.S. and Mexican scholars discuss migration between Mexico and the U.S. during this panel presentation.
UTSA Institute of Texan Cultures
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