Fall Leadership Workshop | October 19, 2021
Eddie Lucio, III
State Representative, Texas House District 38
State Representative Eddie Lucio, III has served seven terms representing Texas House District 38, covering the southwestern portion of Cameron County in the Texas Legislature. Lucio attended Texas Tech University on an athletic scholarship before receiving his BBA and a law degree from the University of Texas. During his service in the Legislature, Representative Lucio has worked on legislation that is essential to the development and long-term interests of South Texas. He was instrumental in the creation of the University of Texas – Rio Grande Valley. He authored legislation to empower foster children by giving them a voice in their placement.
In addition to his law practice, Rep. Lucio is a small business owner that has worked to bring his passion for fitness to the Rio Grande Valley. He became a franchise owner for Orangetheory Fitness in 2017 and has now opened two locations in Brownsville and Harlingen. His commitment to health and wellness has translated to building a community of individuals seeking to meet ambitious fitness goals.