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Title: Council Member - District 5
Raul Benavides was elected to the Big Spring City Council in June 2013. Mr. Benavides graduated from Sul Ross State University where he received a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration for Marketing. He his currently a Financial Advisor for Edward Jones.
Mr. Benavides is a Board Member for the Big Spring Chamber of Commerce and also serves as the First Vice President on the United Way of Howard County Board of Directors.
Mr. Benavides and his wife, Dalia, have two children, Jonathan, 24, and Clara, 19, both of whom are currently attending Texas Tech University.
His favorite quote - "Persistence is omnipotent." -Calvin Coolidge
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