Jose Piña Bautista is a freshman at St. Mary’s University, double-majoring in business management and Spanish, with a minor in visual communication design. He is a graduate of Travis Early College High School in San Antonio.
Piña Bautista has worked in a family-run landscaping business, gaining valuable experience in professional employment. He learned how think fast when a machine broke down and understand how the financial aspect on machines are needed to be maintained and replaced and how it could possibly affect them financially.
For many years, Piña Bautista helped prepare fundraisers and small community events for St. Phillip’s of Jesus , where he learned to be more understanding of how people will interact with workers and learned how to communicate with them.