83R23125 JGH-D
  By: Martinez H.R. No. 1613
         WHEREAS, Members of the 2012-2013 Leadership Mid Valley class
  are visiting the State Capitol on April 24, 2013, to gain further
  insight into the workings of state government; and
         WHEREAS, Leadership Mid Valley is an exceptional program that
  provides opportunities for participants to develop leadership
  skills and increase their knowledge of vital public issues; and
         WHEREAS, Classes inspire the spirit of activism and provide a
  diverse membership with networking opportunities and instruction
  from knowledgeable figures who encourage students to acquaint
  themselves with community needs and problems while evaluating
  possible solutions; and
         WHEREAS, This year's Leadership Mid Valley class includes
  Maribel Contreras, Ramon Montalvo, Kyle O'Haver, Jennifer
  Rektorik, Luis Reyes, Sheila Shidler, Randy Summers, Jose Uribe,
  Gilberto Vasquez, Sandy Vasquez, and Alfredo Vera, as well as staff
  member Martha Noell; and
         WHEREAS, Endeavoring to foster a more informed and involved
  citizenry and to develop new leaders in South Texas, the program is
  helping to build a brighter and more promising future for the Lone
  Star State; now, therefore, be it
         RESOLVED, That the House of Representatives of the 83rd Texas
  Legislature hereby welcome Leadership Mid Valley to the State
  Capitol and extend to all participants sincere best wishes for
  continued success.