Business lecturer honored as Woman of Distinction

KINGSVILLE - November 17, 2017

Contact: Julie Navejar
Email: julie.navejar@tamuk.edu
or Phone: 361-593-2590



The Texas Association of Mexican American Chambers of Commerce (TAMACC) recently honored 12 Latina leaders at the Sixth Annual Women of Distinction Award luncheon in Austin. Dr. Crissy Hinojosa, Texas A&M University-Kingsville alumna and director of business intelligence at Bay Ltd. in Corpus Christi, was among the honorees. Hinojosa also is a lecturer for the College of Business Administration at Texas A&M-Kingsville.

Hinojosa is a native of Falfurrias and earned her bachelor’s degree in computer science and master’s in business administration from Texas A&M-Kingsville. She received her doctorate in information systems from Nova Southwest University’s College of Engineering and Computing.

She spends much of her free time volunteering with organizations that support women and children and is an advocate for technology education in area youth. Hinojosa is a board member for the Wesley Community Center and the March of Dimes, both in Corpus Christi. She was an active member of the Junior League of Corpus Christi for seven years and was a member of the Del Mar College Foundation Board of Trustees.

Hinojosa also has served on advisory boards at Texas A&M-Kingsville and Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. She was named one of Corpus Christi’s 40 Under 40 and was given the Rising Star Award in 2014 by the Javelina Alumni Association. She also received the Texas A&M-Kingsville Non-Tenure Track Teaching Award in 2013.

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