currently serves as Assistant Vice President, University Advancement at Texas State University. In this role, he manages strategic planning for the University Advancement division and is responsible for departments providing operational and outreach support for university fundraising. Prior to Texas State University, Mr. Perry served as Chief of Strategic Initiatives for the Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF), an Analyst for Court Interpreter Programs at the Judicial Council of California, and a two-year volunteer in a Municipal Planning Office in El Quiche, Guatemala. He is currently a doctoral student at Texas State University, where he is working to complete his PhD in Education with an emphasis on college access for low-income and first-generation students. He holds a B.A. in Sociology from the University of California at Davis and a M.A. in International Administration from the Josef Korbel School of International Studies at the University of Denver.