Employees and Children Earn Scholarships for Higher Education Pursuits

Congratulations to the employees and children of employees who received Fort Worth Transportation Authority scholarships!

Dereka Harris, a FWTA employee since 2014, will be attending Tarleton State University and received $2,500.

Anthony Henderson, who started in FWTA in 2007, will attend Tarrant County College and was awarded $1,400.

Adriana Perez is the daughter of Rene Perez, one of FWTA’s technical trainers.  Adriana will attend Tarrant County College and was awarded $1,400.

Ruben Salas, an employee since 1998, has been attending Tarrant County College, but plans to transfer to Western Governors University. He was awarded $2,500.

Detra Whitmore has worked at FWTA since 2005. She is attending Western Governors University and was awarded $3,000.

Dayana Saucedo is the daughter of Raul Saucedo, who has been an employee since 2007. Dayana will be attending TCC and was awarded $1,400.

Tara Schmidt, the daughter of Brian Schmidt, is attending Tarrant County College and was awarded $2,000.

Gian Carlo Vindel, an FWTA employee since 2012, is transferring to the University of Texas at Arlington in the fall and was awarded $1,500.