The June 9 meeting of the Kendall County Area Democratic Women (KCADW) will feature Texas State Representative Mike Villarreal. The program starts at 10:00 a.m. and will be held in Room B at Boerne’s new Patrick Heath Public Library on 451 North Main St. in Boerne, Texas. The program is open to everyone, without regard to political affiliation, age, or gender. Contact Gloria H. Davila, Ed.D, at 210-287-8206 for further information.
State Representative Mike Villarreal was born and raised in San Antonio Texas. His father immigrated to the United States from Mexico with his family as a child. Mike’s parents sent him to Catholic schools: St. Luke’s Catholic Elementary and Central Catholic High School. While at Central, he began taking classes at San Antonio College. He went on to receive an economics degree at Texas A&M University and later earned a master’s in public policy from Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government.
Mike’s professional background is in finance. He has worked at the Federal Reserve Board of Governors, JP Morgan Securities. He currently directs the San Antonio office for Public Financial Management, the nation’s leading public finance advisory firm.
Mike is in his 6th term at the State Capitol advancing a public agenda that invests in education, protects our quality of life and environment, values work and aspiration, and ensures that government is accountable to citizens. Mike is known as a lawmaker who listens to all sides, studies the issues, and reaches his own independent decisions.