Louis has served the community for over 17 years through the YMCA of Greater San Antonio, and currently holds the position as a District Vice President of Operations for the Southwest Region of San Antonio. He led the Y in launching the first Healthy Living Branch that focuses on delivering programs such as Y Living, YMCA Diabetes Prevention Program, Salsa, Salud y Sabor, Live Strong and other prevention programs that focus on behavior change and increasing the overall health of the community.
In 2012, Louis was awarded the “CPPW Local Hero” award for his partnership with the San Antonio Metropolitan Health District for implementing programs such as Ride to Own, Fitness in the Park, and Siclovia. In 2015, Louis was awarded the “Western Sector Person of the Year” for his community work in the Westside of San Antonio by the West San Antonio Chamber of Commerce.
Louis is a native of San Antonio, graduating from Holy Cross High School and receiving his Bachelor’s in Business Administration from Wayland Baptist University. When he is not at the Y or volunteering, he enjoys playing basketball and staying active with his family.