Rey CasasManager, Programs & Community Outreach, Texas Rangers
Reynaldo (Ray) Vichareli Casas currently serves as Manager of Programs and Community Outreach for the Texas Rangers Baseball Club. His primary responsibility is bridging the community with opportunities in baseball while creating youth programs and providing grants and scholarships. Prior to starting a career in Major League Baseball, Ray launched his own Public Relations Firm in 2016 based in Los Angeles with a focus on creating social impact with non-profit organizations in the entertainment industry. Ray also worked for MTV Networks producing public service announcements and pro-social campaigns that addressed issues affecting millennials all across the country. Ray also has experience working for Viacom, The Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute and The University of Texas at Arlington. In 2014, The Huffington Post included Ray as one of the “40 under 40 Latinos in American Politics” Reynaldo graduated from the University of Texas at Arlington in 1996 with a B.A in Public Policy. In his spare time Ray sits on many boards of directors including IGNITE, a national non-profit organization that encourages and trains young women to run for elected office. Ray also serves as a Media Advisor to The National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy.