Distinguished Alumni Gala

Presented by Wells Fargo

Honoring the 2018 recipients of the Distinguished Alumni Award and the Young Alumni Rising Star Award.

Friday, October 26, 2018
Embassy Suites | San Marcos, Texas
Reception 6:00 pm
Dinner 6:45 pm

Black Tie Optional

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Premier placement of table for ten (10)
Admission to a VIP reception before the Gala
Recognition with logo and live link to your website on the Alumni Association website and e-newsletter
Logo screen presence and recognition during the event

Preferred placement of table for ten (10)
Two (2) tickets to a VIP reception before the Gala
Recognition in the alumni e-newsletter, event program and signage

Reserved table for ten (10)
Recognition in the event program and signage


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Thank You to our Event Sponsors

Presenting Sponsor



Gold Circle
Mark E. Adams
College of Education

College of Liberal Arts
Brenda and Patrick Cox
Light Townsend Cummins
First Commercial Bank
The Honorable Dionicio "Don" Flores

J.E. Dunn Construction
McCoy College of Business Administration

Prosperity Bank
Stelos Alliance
Student Government Alumni

Distinguished Alumni

Mr. Mark E. Adams
BBA, Marketing, ‘85
Austin, TX

Ms. Karen Carroll
BBA, Finance, '88
Stillwater, MN

Dr. Light Townsend Cummins
BS, History, ‘68; MA, History, ‘72
Sherman, TX

The Honorable Douglas R. Miller
BS, Criminal Justice, '76
New Braunfels, TX

Mr. Tracy L. Porter
BBA, Accounting, '79
Irving, TX

Young Alumni Rising Stars

MAJ Brenda D. Bustillos
BS, Nutrition and Foods, ‘03
San Antonio, TX

Ms. Lesli Ginn
BS, Criminal Justice, ‘00
Austin, TX

Mr. Polo Sandoval
BA, Mass Communication, ‘07
New York, NY


Hotel Room Block

A limited number of rooms are available at Embassy Suites for Friday evening at a special rate of $184.
Book by September 28.

Download Sponsorship Packet


2017 Event Photos

Distinguished Alumni Gala