Speaker Date Topic
Anthny Acosta- Fundraiser Chair Oct 05, 2022 12:00 PM
Beer Around the World
Beer Around the World

Fundraiser- Event breakdown and Club planning

Student of the Month Oct 12, 2022 12:00 PM
Student of the Month
Mayor Javier Villalobos Oct 19, 2022 12:00 PM
City of McAllen
City of McAllen

Javier Villalobos graduated from Southwest Texas State University in 1989 with a Bachelor’s degree in Business, concentration in accounting.  He worked as an auditor for the Texas Railroad Commission before going to law school where he graduated from Thurgood Marshall School of Law in May 1995.   Villalobos has represented schools, municipalities, and other governmental entities for more than twenty years.  He has a general practice that includes both civil and criminal representation. Javier Villalobos is currently Mayor of McAllen and a former member of the McAllen City Commission, the Texas Prepaid Higher Education Tuition Board (Appointed by Gov. Abbott), McAllen‐  Hidalgo International Bridge Board, Anzaldúas International Bridge Board, Border Trade Alliance, and Texas Border Coalition.  He has formerly served under Gov. Perry as an appointee, and as the Hidalgo County Republican Chairman

Honorable Leticia Hinojosa Oct 26, 2022 12:00 PM
Thirteenth Court of Appeals
Thirteenth Court of Appeals

Justice Leticia Hinojosa was born in Brownsville, Texas and graduated from Homer Hanna High School in 1975. After graduation from High School, she attended the University of Texas at Austin graduating Magna Cum Laude with Bachelor of Arts in Government in December of 1978. Justice Hinojosa also attended University of Texas Law School where she received her Doctor of Jurisprudence degree in May of 1981. She was admitted to the State Bar of Texas in November 1981 at the age of twenty-three.

Justice Hinojosa began her legal career as a Reginald Heber Smith Fellow doing public interest litigation for two years in Austin, Texas. Upon completion of the Fellowship, she moved back to South Texas and was a partner at various law firms heading up the firms’ litigation divisions. In 1989, Justice Hinojosa was appointed and subsequently elected Judge of County Court at Law #4, becoming the first woman elected Judge in South Texas and the third Hispanic woman elected Judge in the State of Texas. In 1996, she was elected Judge for the 139th Judicial District Court. She served two terms as District Judge and then stepped down to practice law. In 2016 she was elected Justice of the 13th Court of Appeals, Place 3 and took office on January 1, 2017.

Justice Hinojosa has served as a member and on boards of numerous legal and community organizations. She is especially proud of her work with Texas CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates), where she served as a member of the State Board of CASA and instrumental in the establishment of CASA in Hidalgo County. By the age of thirty-five she was recognized by Governor Ann Richards for her lifetime commitment to her community by receiving the Governor’s "Back to the People" Award.

Lead by Efrian Reyna Nov 09, 2022 12:00 PM
Special Veteran's Day Program
Special Veteran's Day Program

Very special Veteran's Day Tribute

District Governor Kent Grier Nov 16, 2022 12:00 PM
Club Visit
Club Visit

District Governor Visit Kent Grier.