Stars Alumni Bio

Full Name

Jesse Mata

Currently resides in:

McAllen, Texas

I am originally from:

Brownsville, Texas

Cameron County

Degree Earned:

Associate's Degree


South Texas College

Stars Recipient for:

1 Year

I currently work for:

Marquez Orthopedics and Sports Rehab

I am 34 years old, married, and father of a 13 year old boy. I am a Physical Therapist Assistant, currently employed at, Marquez Orthopedics and Sports Rehab. I am a graduate of South Texas College, with an Associates of Applied Science-Physical Therapist Assistant Degree, achieved in May of 2012. I am passionate about orthopedic, and sports related rehabilitation. I am a member of the American Physical Therapy Association, Texas Physical Therapy Association-Coastal Bend District, and Orthopedic, and Aquatics Sections.

I will forever be grateful for the honor of being selected as a Stars recipient, which allowed me to achieve my professional goal. I enjoy spending time with my family, hunting, fishing, and sports. I pray that someday I may be able to provide, in some way, an opportunity, such as the one I was given by the Stars organization.