(Jan. 7, 2019) -- The San Antonio Business Journal has released its 2019 class of 40 Under 40 award winners and 10 on the list are UTSA alumni or employees. The awards honor a range of young professionals from CEOs to entrepreneurs who have demonstrated excellence in business, leadership and community involvement.
“This is a significant moment for UTSA’s urban serving initiative in a year where celebration is underway for the 50th anniversary of the university,” said Steve Woodall, interim executive director of Alumni Programs. “UTSA has a broad network of 126,000 alumni. Our Roadrunners are making a positive and lasting impact around the world.”
UTSA is proud to be represented by:
Darrell Balderrama, UTSA Director of P-20 Programs
Amanda Bayless, UTSA Adjunct Assistant Professor and Research Scientist at Southwest Research Institute
William G. Curtis ’13, Leasing Manager at Port San Antonio
Grant M. Gaines ’09, Partner at Patel Gaines, PLLC
Brandon Petrosky ’08, CFO of the San Antonio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
Brett Seybold ’09, Senior Vice President of Finance and Corporate Treasurer at USAA
Ilene Reyes Solis ’06, Vice President of Internal Audit at Randolph Brooks Federal Credit Union
Dr. Ian Thompson III, M.D. ’15, Chief Medical Officer at Christus Santa Rosa Hospital and a urologist in private practice
Melissa Vela-Williamson ’09, Owner of MVW Communications
Robert Clint Worth ’05, President of Development and Brokerage at Worth & Associates
The San Antonio Business Journal’s 40 under 40 will be honored at a special ceremony from 6 to 9 p.m. on February 21, 2019 at Morgan’s Wonderland Event Center, 5223 David Edwards Drive, San Antonio. The community is invited to attend by RSVP and celebrate their accomplishments.
In honor of UTSA's 50th Anniversary in 2019, the university is hosting Roadrunner Days Spring Edition - two weeks of semester-launching activities built around our deeply held values of student success, student involvement, community service and fun!Various locations, Main and Downtown Campuses
All UTSA students, faculty, staff, alums & families are invited to march as a unified community. Register here: bit.ly/2TYbHbR. Shuttles will be provided from the Main and Downtown Campuses.Martin Luther King, Jr. Academy, 3501 MLK Dr., San Antonio
UTSA's John Nix invites the community to sing "Amazing Grace" and “We Shall Overcome” at 11 a.m. on Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The intent of this nationwide effort is to honor Dr. King's legacy and to spread a sense of community in the United States.Locations throughout the United States
Opening Reception got exhibit featuring artists Miguel Aragon, Aaron Coleman, Sandra Fernandez, Annalise Gratovich, Marco Hernandez, Kristen Powers Nowlin, & Patricia Villalobos EcheverriaMain Art Gallery, Arts Building (ART 2.03.04), Main Campus
Tracy Cowden, Roland K. Blumberg Endowed Professor in Music and chair of the UTSA Department of Music launches the UTSA 50th Anniversary Scholars Speaker Series with Music as Medicine: The Power and Influence of Music on our Health.Radius Center, 106 Auditorium Cir. #120, San Antonio
UTSA African American Studies Program presents this series featuring Walter M. Kimbrough, president of Dillard University.Student Union Retama Auditorium (SU 2.02.02), Main Campus)
Join fellow Runners to walk for 10 minutes on the Main Campus. The event reminds us of the importance of exercise, diet and healthy habits in protecting our hearts.Outside the North Paseo Building, Main Campus
The annual event features authentic foods, music, dance, martial arts, shopping, games and entertainment from China, to the Indian Sub-continent, and the island nations of the Pacific. The Festival features two stages, a martial arts demonstration area, children’s hands on crafting area, anime activities, bonsai and ikebana displays, mahjong table and more.UTSA Institute of Texan Cultures, Hemisfair Campus
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