Melissa Cabello Havrda is a proud native of District 6 in San Antonio, Texas. Councilwoman Cabello Havrda attended Taft High School in the district and earned her B.A. majoring in political science from St. Mary’s University, a Juris Doctorate from St. Mary’s University School of Law, and an MBA from UTSA.
While working on obtaining her degrees, Councilwoman Cabello Havrda served her community by holding the position of special assistant to former Mayor Ed Garza. She then served as project coordinator to Mayor Emeritus Lila Cockrell and former Councilwoman Bonnie Conner at the San Antonio Parks Foundation. Councilwoman Cabello Havrda has also taught Business Law and Criminal Court Systems at Northwest Vista Community College. She is a practicing attorney and proud small-business owner, operating The Law Office of Melissa Cabello Havrda, PLLC. Her primary area of practice is disability law, but also helps clients in family, probate, and misdemeanor criminal law.
- Public Safety (Chair)
- Municipal Court Advisory Committee (Chair)
- Economic and Workforce Development
- Alamo Area Metropolitan Planning Organization
- San Antonio Education Partnership
- Fire and Police Retiree Health Fund Board of Trustees