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Texas Senator & Subject of "Latina Legislator: Leticia Van de Putte and the Road to Leadership"

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 Leticia Van de Putte Biography

Leticia Van de Putte has proudly represented the people of San Antonio at the Texas Legislature since 1991. A practicing pharmacist since 1980, Senator Van de Putte represents a large portion of San Antonio and Bexar County. A former-five term state representative, she has represented Texas Senate District 26 since 1999.

On January 8, 2013, she was unanimously elected by her colleagues to serve as President Pro Tempore of the Texas Senate’s 83rd Regular Session. On May 4, 2013, she was sworn in as Governor for a Day. After the 2013 Legislative Session, she was named to Texas Monthly’s 10 Best Legislators List.

Prior to serving in the Texas Legislature, Leticia Van de Putte worked as a pharmacist in mental health clinics, a hospital, and her grandfather’s pharmacy, The Botica Guadalupana, before purchasing her own business, the Loma Park Pharmacy and Medical Clinic. She is now employed by Davila Pharmacy on San Antonio’s West Side.

She has been actively involved in the National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL), serving as President 2006-07. She is an active member of the National Assessment Governing Board, the American Legacy Foundation Board and the National Hispanic Caucus of State Legislators where she served as President 2003-05. In October 2008, Senator Van de Putte was the subject of a book published by Texas A&M University Press titled "Latina Legislator: Leticia Van de Putte and the Road to Leadership," by Dr. Sharon A. Navarro, a professor of political science at the University of Texas at San Antonio.

Senator Van de Putte is a strong advocate for children; active duty military, veterans and their families; quality public education and the economic development of San Antonio. She has consistently authored and sponsored bills to assist small businesses in securing opportunities. Multiple civic organizations and community groups have recognized Senator Van de Putte as one of the most effective and influential legislators in Texas.

Senator Van de Putte has served on the Senate Veteran Affairs and Military Installations Committee since 1999 and as Chair since 2003. She is also a member of the Senate Committees on Business and Commerce, State Affairs and Education.

Senator Van de Putte was a Kellogg Fellow at Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government in 1993. She received her Bachelor of Science from the University of Texas at Austin, College of Pharmacy, and is a 1973 graduate of Thomas Jefferson High School in San Antonio. Senator Van de Putte lives in San Antonio with her husband Pete.

She and Pete are blessed with six wonderful children: Nichole, Vanessa, Henry, Gregory, Isabella and Paul. They are also the proud grandparents of six nearly perfect grandchildren: Julian, Jove, Marlo, Elliot, Asher and Rex, who became an angel on May 7, 2013.

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Leticia Van de Putte Biography

Leticia Van de Putte has proudly represented the people of San Antonio at the Texas Legislature since 1991. A practicing pharmacist since 1980, Senator Van de Putte represents a large portion of San Antonio and Bexar County. A former-five term state representative, she has represented Texas Senate District 26 since 1999.

On January 8, 2013, she was unanimously elected by her colleagues to serve as President Pro Tempore of the Texas Senate’s 83rd Regular Session. On May 4, 2013, she was sworn in as Governor for a Day. After the 2013 Legislative Session, she was named to Texas Monthly’s 10 Best Legislators List.

Prior to serving in the Texas Legislature, Leticia Van de Putte worked as a pharmacist in mental health clinics, a hospital, and her grandfather’s pharmacy, The Botica Guadalupana, before purchasing her own business, the Loma Park Pharmacy and Medical Clinic. She is now employed by Davila Pharmacy on San Antonio’s West Side.

She has been actively involved in the National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL), serving as President 2006-07. She is an active member of the National Assessment Governing Board, the American Legacy Foundation Board and the National Hispanic Caucus of State Legislators where she served as President 2003-05. In October 2008, Senator Van de Putte was the subject of a book published by Texas A&M University Press titled "Latina Legislator: Leticia Van de Putte and the Road to Leadership," by Dr. Sharon A. Navarro, a professor of political science at the University of Texas at San Antonio.

Senator Van de Putte is a strong advocate for children; active duty military, veterans and their families; quality public education and the economic development of San Antonio. She has consistently authored and sponsored bills to assist small businesses in securing opportunities. Multiple civic organizations and community groups have recognized Senator Van de Putte as one of the most effective and influential legislators in Texas.

Senator Van de Putte has served on the Senate Veteran Affairs and Military Installations Committee since 1999 and as Chair since 2003. She is also a member of the Senate Committees on Business and Commerce, State Affairs and Education.

Senator Van de Putte was a Kellogg Fellow at Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government in 1993. She received her Bachelor of Science from the University of Texas at Austin, College of Pharmacy, and is a 1973 graduate of Thomas Jefferson High School in San Antonio. Senator Van de Putte lives in San Antonio with her husband Pete.

She and Pete are blessed with six wonderful children: Nichole, Vanessa, Henry, Gregory, Isabella and Paul. They are also the proud grandparents of six nearly perfect grandchildren: Julian, Jove, Marlo, Elliot, Asher and Rex, who became an angel on May 7, 2013.

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  • How to book Leticia Van de Putte?

    Our booking agents have successfully helped clients around the world secure talent like Leticia Van de Putte for both live and virtual events for over 15 years. The team at All American Entertainment represents and listens to the needs of organizations and corporations seeking to hire keynote speakers, celebrities or entertainers for speaking engagements, personal appearances, product endorsements, or corporate entertainment. Fill out a booking request form for Leticia Van de Putte, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to discuss your upcoming event. One of our experienced agents will be happy to help you get pricing information and check availability for Leticia Van de Putte or any other celebrity of your choice.
  • How much does it cost to book Leticia Van de Putte?

    Booking fees for Leticia Van de Putte, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. Pricing often varies between live and virtual events. Other factors that can affect speaker fees include the talent's schedule, market conditions, length of presentation, and the location of the event. The live and virtual event speaking fees listed on this website are intended to serve as a guideline only. In some cases, the actual quote may be above or below the stated range. For the most current fee to hire Leticia Van de Putte, please fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak with an experienced booking agent.
  • Who is the agent for Leticia Van de Putte?

    All American Entertainment has successfully secured celebrity talent like Leticia Van de Putte for clients worldwide for more than 15 years. As a full-service talent booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Leticia Van de Putte for your next private or corporate function.
  • What is a full-service talent booking agency?

    All American Speakers is a "buyers agent" and exclusively represents talent buyers, meeting planners and event professionals, who are looking to secure celebrities and speakers for personal appearances, speaking engagements, corporate entertainment, public relations campaigns, commercials, or endorsements. We do not exclusively represent Leticia Van de Putte or claim ourselves as the exclusive booking agency, business manager, publicist, speakers bureau or management for Leticia Van de Putte or any other speaker or celebrity on this website. For more information on how we work and what makes us unique, please read the AAE Advantage.

Leticia Van de Putte is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics . The estimated speaking fee range to book Leticia Van de Putte for your event is available upon request. Leticia Van de Putte generally travels from TX, USA and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. Similar motivational celebrity speakers are Becky Halstead, Minyon Moore, Valerie Szczepanik, Sandra Lopez and Myrna Soto. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Leticia Van de Putte for an upcoming live or virtual event.

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This website is a resource for event professionals and strives to provide the most comprehensive catalog of thought leaders and industry experts to consider for speaking engagements. A listing or profile on this website does not imply an agency affiliation or endorsement by the talent.

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