Damian Benavidez - Guthrie & SWH

Guthrie Center CTE Program 2013 Scholarship Winner
Academy of Finance and Academy of Hospitality & Tourism

Damian Benavidez, Guthrie & Spring Woods
Lorraine Hamilton, Nominating Teacher

Throughout his high school career, Damian Benavidez focused on the technical education path to someday become a chef of his own fine dining restaurant. From the Baking and Pastry practicum, to Chef Training practicum, to Restaurant Management and Practicum in Hospitality Services, Damian has exhibited his passion for the industry.

As an intern in the Guthrie Center café and at the Omni Houston Hotel Westside, he has demonstrated professionalism and excellent customer service. He will be attending HCC and then his goal is to earn a degree in Hotel and Restaurant Management from the Conrad N. Hilton College at the University of Houston.


Spring Branch ISD