Erwing Jimenez, 2016-17
KIPP Houston Alumnus
Erwing was born and raised in Houston, TX. At the age of 12 he joined KIPP as a 6th grader. He went on to complete 8th grade and thus complete the program, as KIPP was only a middle school then. For high school Erwing was accepted into Strake Jesuit College Prep, a prestigious all boys catholic school. At Strake, Erwing was part of the football and track team for all 4 years. He was captain of the football and track teams his senior year. Upon graduation, Erwing had a chance to play college football at Whittier College in Whittier, California but decided to attend Texas Tech University to pursue his dream of becoming an Engineer. In May of 2008, Erwing graduated with a Bachelors degree in Construction Engineering. Today, Erwing resides in Cypress, TX with his wife Delia and 2 kids Sarahi Elizabeth (3) and Erwing Alexander (8mo.) Erwin has worked as a Superintendent/ Project Engineer for Linbeck for the past 8 years.