Ivan A. Andarza earned his Bachelor of Business Administration with a major in Finance from the University of Texas at Austin in 1993. He received his Juris Doctor from Baylor University School of Law in 1997. In 2007, Mr. Andarza was appointed by the Governor of Texas to serve on the Board of the Texas Guaranteed Student Loan Corporation.
We are proud to have him Speak on the topic of Immigration. This will be an in-depth look at the real issues we must address if we ever expect to overcome the problem of illegal immigration.
Mr. Andarza’s Republican political activism started in his hometown of Brownsville, Texas. He was President of the Brownsville Republican Club in 2001, legal counsel to the Cameron County Republican Party 1998-2000, served on the Organizational Committee to the Texas Republican State Convention in 2000, national committee man for the Latino National Republican Coalition (LNRC) from 2010 to present, in November 2000 he was a Member of Mighty Texas Victory Strike Force campaigning for President George W. Bush in Miami Florida and again in 2004 in Pittsburg Pennsylvania.
It is not uncommon to see Mr. Andarza debating a Democratic State Legislator on spanish language television, since he is a frequent guest on Univision and other spanish language media.
November 19, 2011
Vara Martin Daniel Performing Arts Center