An event every month that begins at 11:30 am on day Second of the month, repeating until June 14, 2021
Traditions Lunch – Levi McClenny ’14, Student Regent to the Texas A&M System Board of Regents
Sponsored by Brent Vannoy ’88, Partner, Hughes Watters Askanase
Date: 2nd Monday, January 11th, 2021
Time: 11:30 Networking, Lunch from Noon to 1 p.m.
Where: Grotto, 4715 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77027
Cost: $25 covers both lunch and dessert
Parking: valet or complimentary self-parking available
Grotto is following all health and safety guidelines set by the state and the health department to ensure your safety.
We ask that all our guests:
- Take your temperature and if 99.5 degrees and above, please stay home
- If you or any member of your household shows signs of illness of any kind, please choose to stay home
- Wear a mask when not seated and maintain a safe social distance from other guests at the event
- NEW POLICY: To ensure your safety and meet restaurant capacity requirements, online RESERVATIONS are REQUIRED by Friday, January 8th at noon.
This is an in-person activity. Every attendee must evaluate their unique circumstances and make an informed decision before attending in-person activities. The Houston A&M Club recommends that no one in the higher-risk category take part in-person. Anyone who feels sick must Stay Home. If you become sick or develop symptoms, isolate yourself then go home and seek care. The Houston A&M Club cannot make any guarantees of safety and you are attending at your own risk.
Levi McClenny ’14, Student Regent to the Texas A&M System Board of Regents
Levi McClenny ’14 is a Graduate Research Assistant in the Department of Electrical Engineering at Texas A&M, currently collaborating with the Army Research Lab on research areas of interest to the Department of Defense. Additionally, he is a member of the United States Army Reserve, currently serving in an Aviation Battalion in Conroe, Texas as a Company Commander and Blackhawk pilot. He is passionate about higher education advocacy, mentorship, and policy influencing student’s access to higher education, brought about by his time in Student Government at Texas A&M. In 2019 he was appointed by Governor Abbott to sit as Student Regent to the Texas A&M System Board of Regents, and currently sits as a student representative on the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, where he works closely with the commissioner of higher education and other board members on vision and policies for post-secondary education in the state of Texas. On the Coordinating Board, he serves on the Committee on Academic and Workforce Success, Committee on Innovation, Data, and Educational Analytics, and Agency Operations Committee.
He holds a Bachelors and Masters of Science in Electrical Engineering from Texas A&M, completed in 2015 and 2016 respectively, and was formerly a member of the Corps of Cadets and Fightin’ Texas Aggie Band. While pursuing his Masters degree he served as the Executive Vice President of Texas A&M’s Student Government and sat on numerous university advisory boards and committees and helped found the Texas A&M University Career Closet. He has obtained several civilian and military awards, including the Buck Weirus Spirit Award for service to the Texas A&M campus community.