District: Bexar County
Administrative: Elections & Credentials, Elections & Credentials - Vice Chair
Legislative: Human Services, Human Services - Member
Name: Frank John Archuleta
Hometown: Windcrest, TX 78239
Mobile Number: 210-900-9908
E-mail Address: [email protected]
Civilian Education: M.A. in Administration, University of Notre Dame; M.S. in Human Services, St. Edwards University; B.S. in Social Sciences, West Texas A&M University. He is a Certified Texas Municipal Official.
Organizations/Clubs/Philanthropies: He is a past twice-elected Windcrest City Council Member, and past member of the Windcrest Investment Committee. Currently serving as member of the Texas Silver-Haired Legislature. He is a Trustee of the Miguel Hernandez Jr. Chapter of the American GI Forum (past 3rd term Commander). He was the 2020 Chairman of the Small-Town Advisory Board of the Texas Municipal League. He is a member of the League of United Latin American Citizens “Rey Feo” Council # 2. He serves as the Plebe Liaison Officer for U.S. Naval Academy Parent Association. 2022 on Board of SER Jobs for Progress National, Inc.
Civilian Honors: 2017 Distinguished Citizen, Bexar County Commissioner’s Court, 2018 VFW Volunteer Award for Service, and 2021 National American GI Forum’s Dr. Hector Garcia Founder’s Award.
Military Retirement Rank and Date, Service and Key Positions: Lieutenant Colonel, 2010, last assignment was US Army South. He also served on active duty in the US Navy on board the U.S. Ranger (CV-61) and O.H. Perry (FFG-7).
Children: His daughter,Maharlika, is an engineering student at the US Naval Academy, Annapolis, MD; and his son, Javier, is pursuing a film career in New York City, NY.
Army Reserve Ambassador (ARA) Archuleta is a graduate of the West Texas A&M University’s and the R.O.T.C. program and was commissioned a Second Lieutenant. He served in various units to include: An Army Security Agency, a Combat Electronic Warfare Intelligence Battalion, and Civil Affairs Battalion, and has served on active duty. In the civilian arena, Mr. Archuleta has been an Adult Probation Officer, Program Consultant for the Texas Commission on Drugs and Alcohol, Management Auditor for the Community Justice Assistance Department, a Consultant for the Federal Bureau of Prisons, and other Criminal Justice Agencies. He later served as Director, Austin Travis County Advocate Program.
Currently serving as Vice Chair of TSHL Elections & Credentials Committee and is a member of the TSHL Human Services Committee and of the TSHL Strategic Planning Committee.