Rick Noriega, state legislator. Member Christ Church Cathedral, Houston; Laredo border sector Commander Operation Jump Start, 2006; incident Commander, Houston's Hurricane Katrina relief efforts George R. Brown Convention Center.
Noriega, Rick was born on January 8, 1958.
Graduate, University Houston, 1984. Master of Public Administration, Harvard University John F. Kennedy School Government, 1999.
Texas State Representative, District 145, since 1999, member, Human Serv & Transportation Committees, since 1999, Corrections, Def Affairs & State-Fed Relations Committees, currently, Texas House Representative. Sr State Relations Specialist, Currently. Project Manager, Communities In Schools Inc, Formerly.
Teacher, Houston Independent Sch District & Houston Community Col Syst, Formerly. Joined Houston Industries Inc (Now Centerpoint Energy), since 1993, Manager Economic Development, since 1998. Director, Catholic Charities, Currently.
Member human service & transportation, corrections, defense affairs and state-federal relations committees Texas House Representatives.
Member Christ Church Cathedral, Houston. Laredo border sector Commander Operation Jump Start, 2006. Incident Commander, Houston's Hurricane Katrina relief efforts George R. Brown Convention Center.
M to Melissa Meisgeier. Children: Alexander & Rick Junior.
Named Legislator of Year, Hispanic Journal, 200Named Legislator of Year, Hispanic Journal, 2001. Awards from: Texas Association of Bilingual Educators (TABE), Texas League of United Latin America Citizens (LULAC). Selected by the Texas Association of Chicanos in Higher Education (TACHE) and the Hispanic Journal as "2001 Legislator of the Year".
National awards included the Legislature Leaders in Education Award from the National Col Bd, 2002 and Hispanic Caucus of the America Association for Higher Education (AAHE) for Outstanding Support of Hispanic Issues In Higher Education, 2003. Govt of Mexico, honored with OHTLI Award.