LBJ Ceremony

Young Alumni Rising Star

The Young Alumni Rising Star Award was created in 2015 by the Alumni Association Board of Directors.  The award honors Texas State alumni who are under the age of 40.  Recipients of this award will demonstrate a level of excellence which positively represents the University, and serves to inspire current students and other recent graduates, to excel in their work and recognize the important impact of their experience as a student at Texas State.  Learn more about the inaugural class of Young Alumni Rising Star award recipients by reading their in-depth bios. 

 

2017 Young Alumni Rising Stars

Mr. Chris Elley
MA, Mass Communication, ‘00
Principal and Executive Producer
Electro-Fish Media Inc.
Emmy Award Winner and Nominee

 

Mr. Randy Rogers
BA, Public Relations, ‘01
Texas Country Music Star, Randy Rogers Band
Owner of Cheatham Street Warehouse, San Marcos

 

 

 

 


 

2016 Young Alumni Rising Stars

Robert E. Bardwell, II
Physics, ‘00
Propulsion Engineer and Weights and Mass Properties Engineer
Boeing Space Launch Systems
 




Lindsay M. Bira
Psychology, ‘08
Postdoctoral Fellowship in Clinical Psychology
UT Health Science Center at San Antonio 





Eric S. Weaver
Clinical Laboratory Science, ’00; Masters, Healthcare Administration, ‘05; Graduate Certificate in Health Information Management, ‘11
President, Central Texas Market
Innovista Health Solutions