SAC Public Administration Program Honors Local Leaders
Local community leaders were honored for their service to the city and San Antonio College during an event on the SAC campus.
The SAC Public Administration Program hosted the Leadership/Partnership Awards Ceremony to recognize several individuals:
- Adrianna Arredondo - Travis Early College High School Principal.
- Lori Steward - City of San Antonio Human Resources Director.
- Reyna Torres Mendivil - Consul General of Mexico.
- Val Calvert - Chair of the SAC Business Department.
- Roberto Zarate - Alamo Colleges District Board of Trustee.
Zarate was also the guest speaker at the ceremony. In addition, Zina Tedford was recognized as Outstanding Public Administration graduate.
The Leadership/Partnership Awards Ceremony included testimonials from former students as well as two current students - one from Mexico and the other from France - who are working towards a leadership certification in the program.
Two $500 scholarships were also awarded during the ceremony to SAC students Bianca Wilkins and Valerie E. Cardenas.
Past recipients of the Public Administration Leadership Awards include Red McCombs, Bill Sinkin, and Dolores Huerta.
Pictured in the photo (left to right): Gene Sprague, Alamo Colleges District Board Member; Val Calvert, Chair of the SAC Business Department; Sylvia De Leon, Professor SAC Public Administration Program; Reyna Torres Mendivil, Consul General of Mexico; and Roberto Zarate, Alamo Colleges District Board Member. (Photo by Leonard Ziegler)