Biography

Pete Saenz “New Voice; New Vision” agenda is focused on bringing trust and transparency to city government and bringing new industry and jobs to Laredo.

 

Saenz was elected for 12 years to the LCC Board; Four of which he served as Board President. He was instrumental in the planning and construction of the LCC South Campus.

 

Saenz is a third-generation son of Laredo. He graduated from St. Joseph’s Academy and earned a Bachelor and Master’s degrees in Animal Science and Range Management from Texas A&I University. He also earned a law degree from St. Mary’s University School of Law.

 

Saenz has built a highly successful and distinguished law practice. He also worked for the U.S. Department of Agriculture as a Range Conservationist.

 

Pete has always been a devoted servant of the community. He has served on numerous community boards and advisory committees, including president of the South Texas Food Bank and president of the Laredo Affordable Housing Corporation.

 

He and his wife, Minerva “Meva”, raised three children, all of whom earned degrees from institutions of higher learning.  Pete and Meva are now the proud grandparents of five young grandchildren.

City Hall

1110 Houston Street

Laredo, Texas 78040

Phone:  956-791-7300

Fax:  956-791-7498

City Hall Annex

1102 Bob Bullock Loop

Laredo, Texas 78041

Phone:  956-727-6400