Mayra Olivares-Urueta serves as vice president for student development services at Tarrant County College Northeast Campus. She has over 10 years of student services and higher education administration experience, most recently serving as the Executive Dean of Student & Enrollment Services at Eastfield College. A native of San Antonio, Mayra earned undergraduate degrees in European studies and Spanish and a master’s in human relations from the University of Oklahoma. Mayra also earned a Doctor of Philosophy degree in higher education from the University of North Texas. Mayra is a first-generation American who moved to San Antonio from Monterrey, Mexico in 1993 and the first in her family to complete a doctorate.