Alicia Reyes-Barriéntez

Alicia Reyes-Barriéntez is assistant professor of political science at Texas A&M-San Antonio. She has a Ph.D. in political science from Duke University and B.A. and M.A. degrees from Baylor University. She is a first-generation college graduate from a Mexican working-class immigrant family and a proud child of the Texas-Mexico borderland colonias. She, her husband and their two children live on the South Side of San Antonio.