Justin Rodriguez has an extensive history of public service, including serving as the current Bexar County Commissioner for Precinct 2. Prior to becoming Commissioner, Justin was a member of the Texas House of Representatives from 2013-2019. He served three full terms as State Representative for House District 125, advocating for increased access to, and affordability of, higher education, voting rights and affordable health care for all Texans.
A strong advocate for San Antonio and Bexar County on the House Appropriations Committee, Justin sought and secured several leadership roles during his tenure, including Deputy Whip for the House Democratic Caucus, and was part of the leadership team of the Mexican American Legislative Caucus.
Elected to the Board of Trustees of the San Antonio Independent School District in 2004, Justin served in that role for three years before being elected to the City Council of San Antonio, Texas, and representing District 7 for two terms from 2007-2011. His focus while on Council was aimed at enhancing educational outcomes and creating economic opportunities for hardworking families. Justin began his career in public service as a juvenile prosecutor for the Bexar County District Attorney’s Office where he worked diligently to assist young offenders in their rehabilitative efforts.
In addition to his public service, Justin has spent over 10 years as a public finance banker holding Series 7, 50, 52, 53 and 63 industry licenses. Prior to joining Cantu Harden LLP in 2023, Justin spent 5 years as a public finance attorney at two of the top 10 national bond counsel firms.
Awards & Recognitions
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