The Young Alumni Council (YAC) serves to encourage young alumni engagement with the university as members of the Texas State Alumni Association, keep The Association relevant and enticing to young alumni, and advocate for the needs and interests of young alumni to the Alumni Board of Directors as the voice of the young alumni population. Texas State classifies "young alumni" as Bobcat graduates under the age of 40.

Young Alumni Programs

The Young Alumni Council is proud to support Texas State Alumni Association events, programs, and recognition for young alumni and soon-to-be graduates such as

Get involved with the YAC

Interested in becoming a member of the Young Alumni Council? Applications for two-year terms beginning in January 2019 will open August 1, 2018.

Learn more about Council service and eligibility » 



E. Jay Horn

BA, Management, '09
MBA, Business Administration, '14
Kyle, TX


Trevlyn Trevino

Vice Chair

BA, Communication Studies & Mass Communication, '08


Phil Fountain
Leadership Development Committee Chair

BPA, Public Administration, '04
MPA, Public Administration, '16
Jefferson City, MO



Rodolfo Jimenez, Jr.

Student Transition Committee Chair

BS, Biochemistry, '06
Austin, TX



Rocelyn Dunston
Outreach Committee Interim Co-Chair

BFA, Digital Photographic Imaging, '06
BFA, Communication Design, '07
San Antonio, TX



Leland Smith

Outreach Committee Interim Co-Chair

BHA, Healthcare Administration, '15
Kyle, TX



Members at Large


Jordan Becker

BBA, Finance, '14
Sugar Land, TX


Natalie Berko


BPA, Public Administration, '13
Austin, TX


Randi Berkovsky

BS, Public Relations, '14
San Antonio, TX




Todd Braden


BBA, Finance, '12
Dallas, TX



Ryan A. Clay


BPA, Public Administration, '07
Austin, TX


Nicholas Costilla


BS, Criminal Justice, '12
San Marcos, TX



Priscilla Delgado


BA, Interdisciplinary Studies - Curriculum & Instruction, '05
San Marcos, TX



Jennifer Garcia


ME, Elementary Education, '07
Ph. D, School Improvement, '14
Austin, TX



Jeremy Ponce


BA, Political Science & International Studies, '08
Dallas, TX


Lauren Stotler


BBA, Management, '16
Dallas, TX



Melanie Tawil


BA, Political Science, '07
San Antonio, TX