• Name:  Gary Rivera

    Title: Enrollment Specialist

    What I do: Assist students and prospective students on the enrollment process.  Also, conduct presentations/tours to encourage prospective students and non-traditional students about the importance of higher education.  Furthermore, I serve as Del Mar College Club advisor for the following: League of United Latin American Citizens/LULAC and Student Veterans of America Club.

    Contact Information: Phone & Email 361-698-2449, grivera@delmar.edu

    Assigned Schools: Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco High School, Falfurrias High School, Incarnate Word Academy, Premont High School, School of Science & Technology, Student Support Center (SLGC), and Tuloso-Midway ACC

     

    Favorite Quote: People may forget what you said.

                                 People may forget what you did.

                                 But people will never forget how you treated them.

    Profile Information  

    Hometown: Corpus Christi, Texas

    High School attended: Incarnate Word Academy

    Colleges Attended/Degrees Earned: Del Mar College, Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi Bachelor of Science All Level Education, Master of Science Curriculum & Instruction; Texas A&M University-Kingsville, Master of Science Counseling & Guidance/Kinesiology

    Hobbies: Watching movies, working out, traveling

    Tip on going to college: Surround yourself with positive people. Quote by Steve Jobs;  “Stay hungry, stay foolish”. Keep learning searching and reaching for your dreams

    Del Mar College Fun Fact: Some say that the MC / Memorial Classroom building may be haunted.