Mayor and Commissioners

Diana Martinez – Mayor
  • Born and raised in the City of Alamo
  • Daughter of the late Mr. Guadalupe Martinez and Herlinda Escobedo Martinez
  • Member of the Resurrection Catholic Church PSJA High School Graduate
  • Attended Pan American University
  • Mayor Pro-tem for 4 years and City Commissioner for 8 years
  • Vice-chairman for the Texas Department of Transportation
  • Former Board Member of AVANCE
  • Former President of the PSJA Memorial Quarterback Club
  • Former Board Member of the Lower Rio Grande Development Council
  • Former Member of the Woman’s Political Caucus
  • 25 years employed with the Pharr-San Juan-Independent School District
  • Presently employed with C2 Global Professional Services
  • Actively involved with the community

Phone: 956-787-0006
Email: dmartinez@alamotexas.org

 

Oscar Salinas – Mayor Pro-Tem

Phone: 956-787-0006
Email: osalinas@alamotexas.org

Robert De La Garza – Commissioner PL. 3

Phone: 956-787-0006
Email: rdelagarza@alamotexas.org

 

Pete Morales – Commissioner PL. 2

    • Pete Morales has been a resident of Alamo for 24 years. He is married to Janie Morales. They have two children, Pedro R. Morales and Priscilla R. Morales. During his high school years he began working for Pronto Food stores here in Alamo. After graduating from PSJA High School ’91, he continued working for Pronto. He enjoys life in Alamo and the opportunities it provides he and his family. Being active and involved in his community is important to him. He has chosen to serve where it can make a difference in the community: Alamo Lions Club Treasurer, PSJA Memorial Wolverines Quarterback Club Member, Chairman of the Alamo Citizens of the Month Committee, Commissioner of the Alamo Planning and Zoning and City of Alamo Commissioner Pl2. His most rewarding work however, was with the Alamo/San Juan Boys and Girls Club where he volunteered as a Baseball Coach and Assistant Basketball Coach, and has also volunteered with the Alamo Youth Sports Baseball League as an Assistant and Head Coach. Mr. Morales looks forward to continuing his work in Alamo to build relationships, to build business opportunities and to improve our great City of Alamo.

Phone: 956-787-0006
Email: pmorales@alamotexas.org

 

Maria Del Pilar Garza – Commissioner PL. 4

  • Life-long Alamo resident
  • Born and raised in Alamo
  • Proud parent of 3 sons, Felix (J.R.), Froy and Fabian
  • Daughter of Marcos (deceased) and Queta Espinoza
  • Sister to Rolando, Amy and Rosie
  • P.S.J.A High Graduate
  • UT-Pan American Graduate
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Inter-American Studies
  • Master’s Degree in Counseling and Guidance
  • Certification – Mid Management
  • Certification – Elementary/Secondary Education
  • P.S.J.A ISD Employee for 39 years
  • (Teacher, Counselor, Assistant Principal, Principal, Central Office Administrator)
  • Member of Resurrection Catholic Church
  • CCD Teacher (12 yrs), member of the Building Committee for Resurrection Catholic Church
  • Member of Alamo’s Economic Development Corporation
  • Volunteer for Alamo Youth Sports
  • Board member of The Lower Rio Grande Valley Council

Phone: 956-787-0006
Email: pgarza@alamotexas.org