10 Notable alumni of
Texas A&M University - Kingsville

Texas A&M University - Kingsville is 1869th in the world, 641st in North America, and 604th in the United States by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 10 notable alumni from Texas A&M University - Kingsville sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Eva Longoria

    Eva Longoria
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1975-.. (age 47)
    Occupations
    actortelevision actorfilm actorrestaurateurbeauty pageant contestant
    Biography

    Eva Jacqueline Longoria Bastón is an American actress, director and producer. After a number of guest roles on several television series, she was recognized for her portrayal of Isabella Braña on the CBS daytime soap opera The Young and the Restless, on which she starred from 2001 to 2003. She is most known for her role as Gabrielle Solis on the ABC television series Desperate Housewives, which ran from 2004 to 2012, and for which she received Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild Award nominations. She has also appeared in The Sentinel (2006), Over Her Dead Body (2008), For Greater Glory (2012), Frontera (2014), Lowriders (2016), and Overboard (2018). From 2015 to 2016, she starred as Ana Sofia Calderón on the short-lived NBC sitcom Telenovela, and was an executive producer for the Lifetime television series Devious Maids. She has also been an executive producer of social issue documentaries, including Food Chains and The Harvest.

  2. Javier Peña

    Javier Peña
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1948-.. (age 74)
    Occupations
    special agent
    Biography

    Javier F. Peña is an American retired Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) agent who investigated Pablo Escobar and the Medellín Cartel with his former colleague Stephen Murphy and the Colombia National Police. Peña worked as a consultant on the Netflix series Narcos. Peña was not involved in the DEA's Cali Cartel activities; his involvement in the investigation in season three of the Netflix series is a fictional account. Following the investigation of the Medellín Cartel, Peña worked for the DEA with additional assignments in Puerto Rico, Texas and Colombia. Peña retired from the DEA in 2014.

  3. Buzz Williams

    Buzz Williams
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1972-.. (age 50)
    Occupations
    basketball coach
    Biography

    Brent Langdon "Buzz" Williams is an American basketball coach who is the head coach at Texas A&M University. He previously served as head coach at Virginia Tech from 2014 to 2019, Marquette from 2008 to 2014, and New Orleans during the 2006–07 season, and as an assistant coach at Texas-Arlington, Texas A&M–Kingsville, Northwestern State, Colorado State, and Texas A&M.

  4. Darrell Green

    Darrell Green
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1960-.. (age 62)
    Occupations
    American football player
    Biography

    Darrell Ray Green is an American former professional football player who was a cornerback in the National Football League (NFL) for the Washington Redskins from 1983 to 2002. He is widely considered to be one of the greatest cornerbacks to have ever played in the NFL. Green was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2008.

  5. Raquel González

    Raquel González
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1991-.. (age 31)
    Occupations
    professional wrestler
    Biography

    Victoria González is an American professional wrestler better known by the ring name Raquel González. She is currently signed to WWE, where she performs on the SmackDown brand under the ring name Raquel Rodriguez. She is a former NXT Womens Champion and two-time NXT Womens Tag Team Champion.

  6. Ricardo Sanchez

    Ricardo Sanchez
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1953-.. (age 69)
    Occupations
    soldier
    Biography

    Ricardo Sanchez is a former lieutenant general in the United States Army. His career was most notable for his service as commander of Multi-National Force – Iraq and V Corps.

  7. Rubén Hinojosa

    Rubén Hinojosa
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1940-.. (age 82)
    Occupations
    politicianbusiness executiveadjunct professor
    Biography

    Rubén Eloy Hinojosa is an American politician who served as the U.S. representative for Texas's 15th congressional district, from 1997 to 2017. He is a member of the Democratic Party. The district stretches from Seguin (east of San Antonio), to McAllen on the Mexican border. Much of the region is rural although Hidalgo County is part of the third-fastest-growing metropolitan statistical area in the country. Hinojosa served on the House Financial Services and Education committees.

  8. Ramón H. Dovalina

    Ramón H. Dovalina
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1943-.. (age 79)
    Occupations
    academicacademic administrator
    Biography

    Ramón Humberto Dovalina, is the retired fifth president of Laredo Community College, a two-year institution with the main campus on the grounds of historic Fort McIntosh on the Rio Grande in his native Laredo in Webb County in South Texas. With service from July 5, 1995, until August 31, 2007, Dovalina left the position with two years remaining in his contract. Under Dovalina, the physical appearance of the college was upgraded, the scholarship endowment fund increased from $100,000 in 1995 to more than $1 million in 2007, the institution advanced a 10-year master plan for new technology, and a $50 million South Campus was opened.

  9. Hall Whitley

    Hall Whitley
    Years
    1935-.. (age 87)
    Occupations
    Canadian football playerAmerican football player
    Biography

    Hall Wood Whitley III is a former American football player who played with the New York Titans in the AFL, and in the CFL for the Winnipeg Blue Bombers and BC Lions. He played college football at Texas A&M University–Kingsville and is a member of their athletic hall of fame.

  10. Carlos Truan

    Carlos Truan
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1935-2012 (aged 77)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Carlos Flores Truan Sr., was an American businessman from Corpus Christi, Texas, who served for thirty-four years as a Democrat in both houses of the Texas Legislature. He was a state representative from 1969 to 1977 and a senator from 1977 until his retirement in 2003.