State Representative Mike Villarreal was born and raised in San Antonio Texas. Mike is married to Jeanne Russell. They are raising two children, Bella and Marcos, and are active volunteers at their school.
MPP, Harvard University Kennedy School of Government, 1996
Attended, Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
BS, Economics, Texas A&M University, 1993.
Adjunct Professor, Saint Mary's University, present
SAMCO Capitol Markets, present
Owner, Dialogue Systems
Research Analyst, Federal Reserve Board of Governors
Research Analyst, Hausrath Economics Group
Government Teacher, Incarnate Word College
Research Analyst, JP Morgan Securities.
Fellow, American Economic Association Research, present
Research Fellow, Federal Reserve Board of Governors, present
Woodrow Wilson Policy Fellow
Active volunteer at children's school
He appeared on the Daily Show with Jon Stewart poking fun at proposed legislation to regulate sexy cheerleading.
Mike is in his 8th term at the State Capitol advancing a public agenda that invests in education, protects our quality of life and environment, values work and aspiration, and ensures that government is accountable to citizens. He serves as the Chair of the House Committee on Investments and Financial Services, a member of the House Committee on Public Education and a member of the Joint Select Oversight Committee on Higher Education Governance, Excellence, and Transparency.