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    Anna Munoz, Keynote Speaker
    10:00 a.m. Ceremony and 1:00 p.m. Ceremony 
     Anna Munoz 
    Pete Martinez, Keynote Speaker
    5:00 p.m. Ceremony


     
     Pete Martinez 

     


    ANNA AYALA-MUNOZ 

    Anna Ayala-Munoz is the CEO/FOUNDER of BigFish Marketing USA, a National Marketing and Advertising Agency that works with National Companies across the U.S.  

    Anna is a graduate is A.C. Jones High School, Class of 91, a graduate of Bee County College (Beeville, TX) , and received a degree at the University of Houston in Communications.  

    She started her media career in Beeville, Texas at the age of 17, as the youngest Female Disc Jockey to work at, then Country Music Radio Station, 104.9 KIBL-FM.    

    Through some determination and focus, Anna found herself traveling the big city of Houston and landing a job with the NBA. It was there, where she got an opportunity help organize the STAY IN SCHOOL PROGRAM ,where she worked alongside basketball legends, Hakeem Olajuwon and Rudy T. from the World Champion Houston Rockets.  Anna then transitioned to Univision, where she stayed for 17 years, and proudly gave back to the Hispanic Community by creating National TV / RADIO campaigns to highlight & promote the beautiful culture of the Hispanic Market.  

    Anna also proudly volunteers at PTSD Foundation of America, Camp Hope – which helps Veterans get back on their feet after wartime trauma.  

    Her goal is to always push students to do better than the generations before them, and thank God for every lesson that is given in the journey.  

    Anna is the daughter of San Juanita Ayala and the late Daniel Ayala of Beeville. 

    Today, she resides with her Husband, Roman and two daughters, Mackenzie & Danielle in Pearland, Texas for the past 20 years, but will always consider Beeville her hometown.


    PETE MARTINEZ

    FAMILY 
    I have been Gloria’s husband for 46 years. 
    We have 3 children – Carlos (Austin), Mari (San Antonio), Leti (Bee), and 4 grandchildren. 
    EDUCATION 
    I graduated from A.C. Jones High School and earned an Associate of Arts Degree from Coastal Bend College a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Texas A&M University-Kingsville and  a Master of Science Degree from Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. 
    EMPLOYMENT 
    I retired in 2004 after 28 years at Coastal Bend College. 
    I am currently Director of the Bee County Adult Literacy Program and a Realtor with MGM Real Estate. 
    I have served as… 
         Director of Admissions & Registrar - Coastal Bend College  
         Director of Title V Program - Coastal Bend College 
         Director of Weekend College Program - Coastal Bend College 
         Director of TRIO Programs - Coastal Bend College 
         Coordinator of Upward Bound Program - Coastal Bend College and, 
         College Placement Specialist - Project Stay San Antonio. 
    SELECTED ACCOMPLISHMENTS 
    I am a currently a member of the Beeville Independent School District Board of Trustees and have served as… 
         President of the Board of Directors - Bee County Adult Literacy CounciL 
         Chairman of the Board of Directors - Bee County Community Action Agency 
         Member of the Board of Directors - TRIO State Association and, 
         Treasurer of the Board of Directors - TRIO U.S. Regional Association.