Brooks History

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  Brooks Transformation Shapes a Dynamic Future Courtesy of Brooks   Nestled on the Southside of San Antonio, Brooks is experiencing a remarkable transformation. Echoes of its historic past blend seamlessly with vibrant, contemporary developments. The 1,308-acre campus that was once a busy Air Force Base has morphed into a thriving mixed-use community teeming with […]


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  LA GLORIA La Gloria Brooks Rekindles Flame with El Machito Favorites By Carolina Gutiérrez | Photos courtesy of La Gloria   Beloved San Antonio chef Johnny Hernandez is known for looking ahead, but one of his latest moves involves a delicious trip down memory lane.   La Gloria at Brooks City Base, Hernandez’s third […]

Brooks Pollinator Garden

Colleen with kids

    Students Supporting Their Neighbors One Garden at a Time By Colleen Quirk – Lead ELAR teacher at CAST Med High School and Garden Club Sponsor     Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, students at CAST Med High School had a vision to create a beautiful, meditative outdoor space that would enhance not only the […]

Lorraine Pulido

Lorraine Pulido

  Writing a New Chapter for Brooks Lorraine Pulido,Ph.D. Brooks Board Chairwoman     When Dr. Lorraine Pulido called to order the January meeting of the Brooks Development Authority Board, she made history in the booming development zone.   Pulido is the first woman and Latina to hold the gavel for Brooks, one of the […]

Alejandra Rodriguez 

Alejandra Rodriguez

  Alejandra Rodriguez  Vice President of Human Capital, NatureSweet   Alejandra Rodriguez’s career is a testament to her passion for nurturing talent. For decades, she’s been doing the exact same thing with people, nurturing talent across the world at major brands such as The Gillette Company, Philips, Proctor & Gamble, and The Clorox Company. […]