Gorgas Hall

Juan
Elected to Board: 2010
Term Expires: 2022
At-Large-Position: Place 4

Juan "Trey" Mendez III, J.D.

Vice Chair

Juan "Trey" Mendez III was born and raised in Brownsville. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree from UTB-TSC in 2002. While at UTB-TSC, he was an inaugural member of the Scorpion golf team and served as sports editor of The Collegian, the student newspaper. He went on to receive his law degree from The University of Texas at Austin in 2005.

Mendez currently has his own law practice known as the Mendez Law Firm on East St. Charles Street. He has served on the Board of Directors for the Brownsville Historical Association since 2012, and co-founded the Brownsville Preservation Society, a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit corporation, in 2014. His passion for historical preservation resulted in his appointment as Chair of the Historic Preservation and Design Review Board for the City of Brownsville, a position he has held since 2010. Mendez is also an active member of the Texas Exes.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 15 February 2017 09:22