Juan Livas was born and raised in Laredo, TX. He received his Bachelors of Arts in Sociology from Texas A&M international University in May 2008.
Juan Livas then went on to get his Masters in Science in Sociology from the University of Texas at San Antonio.
Currently, Juan Livas is the Community Partnership Supervisor with the United ISD After School Adventures program in which he takes guest speakers from the community to speak to elementary age children a well as incorporate activities. Juan Livas has also taught at Laredo Community College with the goal of helping educate future generations.
Juan spends part of his off time helping RGISC achieve its goal of educating the community on the importance of preserving the river and its surroundings.