City of San Antonio Higher Education Student Advisory Board

Board Description
Board Composition:The City of San Antonio Higher Education Student Advisory Board (HESAB) is composed of 11 Members currently enrolled in a local College or University: 10 District Appointed Student Members appointed by their respective Councilmembers and one (1) Student Member appointed by the Mayor. Student Member serve a two-year term of office concurrent with the term of the appointing City Councilmember.
Appointed by:City Council
District; At-Large; Mayoral Appointment:District
Categories:The City of San Antonio Higher Education Student Advisory Board (HESAB) is comprised of Representatives from a pool of students nominated by San Antonio institutions of higher education including, but not limited to: The University of Texas at San Antonio; Texas A&M University-San Antonio; University of the Incarnate Word; St. Mary's University; Our Lady of the Lake University; Trinity University; San Antonio College; Northwest Vista College; Northeast Lakeview College; Palo Alto College; and St. Phillip's College.
Mission/Purpose:The City of San Antonio Higher Education Student Advisory Board (HESAB) serves to help increase college enrollment, retention of college graduates, and advises the Mayor and City Council on policy matters of interest to students who are enrolled in colleges and universities in San Antonio.
Meeting Schedule & Location:HESAB meets monthly during the academic year (from September to May). Meeting times and locations may vary. Please refer to the posted agenda to obtain meeting details at
Ordinance/Articles of Incorporation/By Laws:
2022-01-27-0044; 2018-02-08-0083

Liaison: Virginia "Nina" Villalta - (210) 207-1729

NameDistrictAppointed DateDate Expires
Mr. Armaan Singh Dhillon District 1004/07/202205/31/2023
Mr. Jonah Carmine Espinoza District 808/17/202305/31/2025
Miss Syese Jacquelinae Jackson District 708/31/202305/31/2025
Ms. Deniff S. Lara District 112/01/202205/31/2023
Ms. Maribel Ariza Martinez District 911/10/202205/31/2023
Miss Catarina Murphy District 511/03/202205/31/2023
Mr. Isaai Ortega District 211/03/202205/31/2023
Mr. Edward Vincent Padilla District 311/03/202205/31/2023
Ms. Isela Uribe Martin Mayoral12/02/202105/31/2023
Vacancy District 4  05/31/2021
Mr. Michael Anthony Valdez District 609/01/202205/31/2025

Total Members for City of San Antonio Higher Education Student Advisory Board: 11 City of San Antonio - Agenda Details Printable Version