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Texas Leadership Hall Of Fame

Mr. Guillermo Treviño

2017 Outstanding Local Leader

Guillermo (Memo) Trevino is president of Southern Distributing, a multi-brand beer and soft drink distributor. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of BBVA Compass USA, the Board of Trustees of Rice University, and the Board of the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles.  He is also member of the Governing Board of the Holdsworth Foundation. He has served as a Director of the San Antonio Branch of the Dallas Federal Reserve and as a member of the Boards of Directors of the International Bank of Commerce and International Bancshares Corporation.  He has also served as President of the Laredo Boy’s and Girl’s Clubs, the Laredo Chamber of Commerce, the Laredo Development Foundation, the Washington’s Birthday Celebration Association, and as Jefe de los Caballeros de la Republica del Rio Grande.  He has also been a member of the Board of the Texas Alliance of Boy’s and Girl’s Clubs, the Texas A&M International College of Business Advisory Council, and Casa de Misericordia shelter for victims of domestic violence. Trevino earned a BA from Rice University and received an Option II MBA from the University of Texas at Austin.